Senior DevOps Engineer

London (Greater)
£60k - £65k pa + Excellent package + benefits
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is large and dynamic inspiring organisation, with start-up mentality. They are urgently looking for a proactive and meticulous DevOps / SysOps Engineer to join their Enterprise systems operations team. You will play a key part in ensuring performance, reliability and services are always available to customers and to help grow the server infrastructure in line with the organisations expanding customer base. We're looking for someone who is passionate about automation and is relentlessly seeking ways to improve platform stability and increase the pace of change, whilst protecting service and increasing the business value.

You'll be an experienced Systems Operations/ DevOps Engineer with a solid background in systems administration, specializing in automation, central configuration management, security, disaster recovery, and monitoring. You'll ideally demonstrate:

Significant experience in a similar role, with accountabilities as outlined above
Experience working in a Linux and Microsoft environment, and knowledge of the Linux operating system (in particular CentOS / RedHat)
Delivering Infrastructure, Platform and Software as Service solutions using Public Cloud services, such as AWS, Azure and Goole, and open source technologies
Knowledge of either Amazon Web Services (AWS) or similar Cloud-based services
Experience in one or more of these programming languages: Ruby, Python, Go or Shell.
Ability to perform software installations and configuration using centralised automation frameworks, such as Puppet / Chef / Ansible
Knowledge of Data centre techniques and processes and experience working in high-availability 24/7 situations with enterprise server estates
Significant experience in providing 3rd level (or higher) support within a corporate environment is essential
Knowledge of Web and Database server applications such as MS SWL, Oracle, DB21, MySQL, DynamoDB and AWS RDS, NoSQL;
Experience and understanding of development, programming and release cycles

If this sounds like you we'd love to hear from you! They're a massive organisation based in a dynamic, fun office with a great start-up culture. They foster a collaborative environment where team members share ideas and thoughts, whether at their desks or playing table tennis. The client offers a fantastic benefits package including bonuses, very competitive perks and regular social activities. Amazing organisation and programmes, apply now!

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