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Exciting Opportunity for a DevOps Specialist at The Open Group

The Open Group ( is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through technology standards. Our diverse membership of more than 900 organizations includes customers, systems and solutions suppliers, tool vendors, integrators, academics, and consultants across multiple industries.

This is a great opportunity for a proven, skilled, adaptable DevOps Specialist who has excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal online communication skills, further able to synthesize information well and explain multiple views.

The ideal candidate will work with the Digital Portfolio Manager, VP Forum Operations, CTO, and VP Standards and Certification to improve the customer journey for Forum and Certification activities, by developing, implementing, and evolving the Digital Platform within the Portfolio of Digital Open Standards.  Platform capabilities include cross-forum collaboration on approved content, cross-linkage of content, search and discovery of published content, publishing content via multiple channels, and member training and support along the journey.  This Platform will also provide the means to utilize an agile approach that enables execution of the Standard Development Process in a DevOps environment.


Some of the responsibilities will involve (although are not limited too):

  • Contribute to User Interface Development of The Digital Platform (coding CSS, Handlebars, Javascript) to ensure a satisfying customer experience
  • Develop additional documentation, including updates to the Forum Director Handbook, GitLab Handbook, and other key policies to reflect how to execute the Standard Development Process in the Digital Platform


Candidates should also already have experience in the following:

  • Experience in managing a Product Backlog
  • Experience in translating business requirements into user stories
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps philosophies and practices
  • Familiarity with AsciiDoc and the Antora documentation toolchain


Overall, this position is an excellent opportunity for an individual who possesses proficiency with DevOps online collaboration tools (e.g., GitLab and Slack), including tool configuration and administration skills. Along with, agile project management skills (e.g. backlog management / burndown tracking), and also having the ability to maintain CI/CD pipelines. While also being very proficient in code languages (e.g., CSS, Handlebars, Javascript) in order to contribute to the back-end code that supports the Digital Portfolio Product.


We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits for this role.


Candidates should contact for more details, and to apply.