Thales DevOps Summer School

General description

We hear about DevOps more and more often these days, but what DevOps actually means?

Join our concise summer school that will level up your knowledge about DevOps and will guide you through best practices.

Meet us online during 6 hands-on sessions in which we will cover topics such as infrastructure deployment automation (infrastructure as code), configuration management (configuration as code), containerization and orchestration.

Our DevOps professionals will showcase some of their day-to-day activities, to help you visualise a real project, disclosing a touch of the DevOps community secrets.

This experience will guide you figure out if you want to develop a career in this direction, and will bring a plus in your CV for further job interviews.

What’s in it for you

  • a first contact with Thales and what we do
  • a nice experience that you will remember
  • many technical skills that will be useful in the future
  • knowledge about the latest technologies
  • use a variety of tools in a practical experience
  • ideas to automate & improve any project/process
  • make new friends with the same interest in DevOps

Location & Schedule

All activities will be done online using Microsoft Teams communication tool, using the remote infrastructure from Thales Romania site.


The courses will be organized three times a week according to the schedule below:

  • July 18 th , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 1 - Engineering Tools: Git/BitBucket, Nexus, Jenkins & CI/CD
  • July 20 th , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 2 - Ansible & Docker
  • July 22 nd , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 3 - IaC (Terraform) & Kubernetes
  • July 25 th , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 4 - Hands-on session 1/2
  • July 27 th , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 5 - Hands-on session 2/2
  • July 29 th , 2022, 17:00-20:00: Session 6 – Hands-on final project


If you are interested, please fill in this form by the

1st of July

and you will receive a short assessment via e-mail. After that we will evaluate your submissions and announce the selected participants. You will receive the connection details via e-mail.


You need to have access to a laptop/workstation and an internet connection. Also, through your mobile phone you will need to install a RSA token application to receive a code for a virtual machine.


Experienced Thales DevOps Architects and Engineers from the Engineering Environment & Support Department.

  • Marius Capota, Engineering Support Department Manager
  • Adrian Mazarache, DevOps Engineer
  • Bogdan Croitoru, DevOps Head of Discipline
  • Geanina Szekeres, DevOps Architect
  • Oana Minciu, DevOps Engineer
  • Adrian Iacob, DevOps Engineer
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