DevOps Engineer - Hampshire

BCT Resourcing
£40,000 - £55,000 per annum
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: DevOps Engineer
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

In this role, you will work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our Management Platform and component business critical tools. You will help automate and streamline our operations and processes and build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations support.

You will be able to understand and take the best course of action when a critical production system has an acute problem and pull priority and high value tasks as part of a Kanban team. Your exposure to an agile working environment is highly desirable.

People who thrive in our environment, are self-motivated, organised and want to naturally share knowledge and contribute to technical discussions and learn. With great communication skills, you’ll be customer-focussed and want to create and deliver value.

Essential Requirements:

Excellent operational and administrative knowledge of Linux Operating Systems
A strong understanding of data centre technologies including Servers, Networks, Storage ideally gained through an operational support background
Proven experience with one or more Open Source tools; RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, RabbitMQ
Knowledge with RDBMS (PostGreSQL, MySQL) administration, and SQL script writing
Demonstrable skill in at least one of the following scripting languages: Python, Ruby, PowerShell, Perl
An aptitude and desire to identify and automate repeatable tasks for efficiency and accuracy.

Desirable Requirements:

Experience in working within a large-scale cloud or virtualised computing environment
Experience with applications and network monitoring systems and Protective Monitoring, SIEMs or other security aligned tools
Experience with Docker and Kubernetes, LANDesk, VMware, OpenStack, Xen/Oracle Hypervisor,
Administration of Atlassian tools
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in always up, always available service

Competitive salary plus 10% bonus
25 days' holiday increasing to 30 days over length of service, half a day birthday leave, charity day
Contributory pension
Life cover
Access to free parking
Active social and charity events
Childcare voucher scheme
Cycle to work scheme
Onsite facilities
Friday breakfasts, fruit and soft drinks

Operational and administrative knowledge of Linux Operating Systems, strong understanding of data centre technologies, Open Source Tools, Python, Ruby, PowerShell, Perl.

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