DevOps Lead

Job description

Allego is one of the leading providers of charging solutions in Europe. We provide charging infrastructure and - services so that e-cars and e-busses can be charged. We have an unique proposition and are successful in penetrating the European market.

IT sits in the heart of Allego’s proposition, and plays a major role in the products and services that we offer. We have developed our own cloud solution which distinguishes us from any other competitor in the EV market. Our EV cloud is a unique IT back office solution which manages all the aspects of charging a vehicle, including the payment processes towards all stakeholders.

Because of our rapid growing IT team we are looking for a DevOps lead who can help us in our quest.

The job

The DevOps lead will be responsible for driving DevOps technologies and methodologies within our DevOps teams. We expect from our Lead that he / she is both technical and business savvy, because you will play a key role in both business and IT. You are able to dive deep into technical details when working with the DevOps teams yet be able to bridge with our customers. You are a natural leader passionate with technology,  which ables you to empower the product owners, scrum masters and tech leads to make the right tradeoffs between concerns. 

You will:

  • Manage the outcome and performance of the SCRUM teams on a tactical level. Key KPIs are based on predictability, bug ratio and velocity.
  • Daily management of the 10 scrum teams is done by scrum masters who are part of your team.
  • Carry out the technology vision and strategy (enterprise architecture) based on the Azure Cloud.
  • Make Cost-benefit analysis and solution stack selection for both IT life cycle items and new innovations in collaboration with the Tech leads.
  • Ensure DevOps use the same technology patterns for similar technical challenges
  • Review and coordinate sales quotations as well as manage expectations and communications with our end customers.
  • Have an active role in the management team of IT to build a high performance software development team
  • Play a key role in our resource challenge as an interviewer of potential new team members


What you have in store for us

  • Minimum HBO/Bachelors degree in IT related study; pre- including business related study/software engineering
  • Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in similar role (preferably agile)
  • You have a strong technical background yet also have a commercial mind set.
  • Experience leading a collaborative DevOps environment
  • Experience with implementing projects 
  • Strong stakeholder management experience including experience dealing with and presenting to senior management
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills, including effective time management, prioritising and delegation
  • Excellent communication skills in English; Dutch is preferred
  • Ability to coach, lead, inspire, support, and motivate colleagues
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills


Our offer

A front row seat at a company which is accelerating one of the most impactful changes in recent history, the shift to clean mobility. Besides this, you will be surrounded by a smart and ambitious group of people in an international environment. Salary is competitive. At Allego you choose your own challenges, we will make education and training available if necessary.


About Allego

We want everybody to go electric, and we will push to make this happen. One charge point or dozens at a time we facilitate companies to take the step to clean electric mobility. Our network and services will accelerate the shift to a world where we all drive electric.