DevOps Engineer

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    Leigh Sproston

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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    6 months

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DevOps Engineer


6 Months


Responsible for the analysis, definition, design, construction, testing, installation, modification, and maintenance of properly engineered information systems, containing software as the major component to meet agreed business needs.

About the role
Do you have a passion for technology? Do you want to make a difference, delivering software used by some of the biggest companies in the world? Do you love working with others in a dynamic agile environment?
We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate technologists to join our growing team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers.
In this role, you will design and implement feature enhancements and maintenance updates for existing software as well as delivering new capabilities and technology updates such as migrating our services to third-party cloud providers (e.g. AWS, Azure).

Key Responsibilities
As a member of the development team, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • Effectively use modern development/dev ops methods, including build and test tools, and agile processes to deliver high-quality services. Your work will include producing deployment artefacts and documentation.
    • Build security and availability into designs from the beginning, including monitoring and data collection for ongoing support and service improvement.
    • Collaborate closely with other groups within the organisation to understand their requirements of the platform and to support their use of it.
    • You will maintain an understanding of industry trends and use this knowledge to bring new ideas to the platform.

Education and Experience

    • Relevant experience in Dev Ops (Python, bash scripts, Ansible, Terraform, monitoring and logging, Public Cloud, AWS would be a big plus)
    • Jenkins and other CI/CD tools
    • Advanced troubleshooting skills
    • Relevant leadership experience for more senior roles

Required Skills

    • Experience with, debugging, optimising and supporting complex production systems operating across multiple datacentres and meeting requirements for security, scalability, availability and performance
    • Experience with modern development methods, including agile, continuous build and unit testing processes
    • Experience with profiling tools

Please forward CVs in the first instance to Leigh Sproston