Devops Engineer (windows)

Recruiter
Talent Point
Location
City of London
Salary
£65000 - £80000/annum
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
One of London's fastest growing Fintech firms based in the insurance space are looking for a DevOps engineer to join the company to be involved in a company-wide DevOps initiative as they look to scale the size of their infrastructure whilst improving the quality of software.

Based in the insurance space; these guys are market leaders in providing insurance to high-risk properties who were previously completely ignored by the insurance industry. They are able to do this due to their huge investment in technology and their platform!

They are currently completely re-engineering their heavily algorithmic calculation platforms and are looking to automate the deployments of this into Azure and are on an agile journey which includes introducing best practice around continuous integration and delivery.

The engineer coming in will be working extremely closely with the CTO to help drive the company towards best practice in regards to cloud, implementing 'devops' and taking ownership of the entire infrastructure of the company! In the long run this will involve building a team around you and getting to work with a host of new technologies.

What they need from you?

Strong Windows Infrastructure background: IIS/ web servers
Strong power shell experience to help automate environment builds.
understanding of CI/CD pipelines.
A strong understanding of devops practices
Experience with at least one cloud provider: Azure/ AWs

This is a great role for a truly motivated engineer who wants to progress their career towards a 'head of' position working closely with senior stake holders to be involved in technical direction of the business whilst allowing you to grow on the 'devops' side and work with Azure.

They have a great working environment which is very meritocratic and rewards hard work! There is a massive opportunity to progress your career as you want either into a more technical DevOps architect position or a Head Of Devops leading a team around you.

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) 00072652, an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.

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