Devops Engineer- AWS, Kubernetes, Kotlin

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Abigail Scott

  • Contact email:

    abigail.scott@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH105936_1561981094

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-31

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Devops Engineer- AWS, Kubernetes, Kotlin

3-6 months

Leeds

Client Overview

The client is a large entertainment organisation; they excite and inspire customers with leading innovations and technologies in the entertainment industry. They strive to be the best for customers and the people working for them.

Role Overview

Come and join a new team to build exciting new products featuring rock-solid stability, high velocity code-shipping and ground-breaking innovation. It's your chance to work on developments where you'll build and run new products that will ultimately be used by millions around the world, building on your career so far and learning new tech skills to solve problems that only exist at this scale

You'll be part of a huge tech family, working with the best product and technology professionals, learning new skills and developing yourself in new ways.

They have VMs running RHEL, AWS serverless code, and containers. They also run NodeJS, Java, Kotlin, some PHP and Ruby.

Role Responsibilities

  • Leading on operational matters within the squad
  • Leading on automation work and driving best practice on non-functionals
  • Ensuring the squad completes patching and security tickets
  • Leading on scaling and preparation for big events
  • Ensuring the squad has good visibility of their estate

Key Skills and Traits

  • AWS
  • Kubernetes
  • Kotlin
  • Automation and infrastructure-as-code
  • Non-functional parameters and how to build good applications
  • Security and stability and the code patterns that produce it
  • Release strategies
  • Continuous improvement
  • Good practice in monitoring and alerting and in infrastructure-as-code environment.
  • Proficient in at least one scripting language and you administred Linux systems.
  • Good practice in system security and have appreciation of non-functional requirements and testing.
  • Deep understanding of networks and environments.

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance