Linux DevOps Engineer

Strategic Imperatives
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a successful, ambitious and dynamic organisation providing on-demand, innovative, carrier-grade solutions to many of the UK largest communications providers. We have a a superb opportunity for an outstanding DevOps Engineer to join our Service Delivery team. You will work with smart and fun people on exciting areas like high-availability services, fail over management, systems performance tuning, cloud infrastructure management and researching new technologies. Maybe you are a veteran Linux admin with serious programming interests? Or maybe you're a programmer with a passion for low-level Linux problems? Knowledgeable, aware of thorough and obsessively efficient, you often cross the boundary between 'development' and 'operations'. With a deep disdain for anything inefficient, slow or that requires manual intervention, you'd rather write a script to automate a task than perform something more than once. Some of the skills we would like you to have are listed below, however, we are a forward looking and passionate company that value people and understand that a list of skills does not make a person so please apply if you can demonstrate passion for some of these skills rather than practical experience. Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration Experience with automation/configuration management (eg Puppet, Chef, Ansible) Experience with AWS Strong experience with SQL and MySQL A working understanding of code and script (Python, Perl and/or Ruby) Experience with Continuous Integration using Jenkins Networks and Security Java experience and understanding of the JVM This is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking, truly innovative, rapidly expanding and market leading company that truly values those who contribute to it its success. Our environment is friendly and informal with flexible working hours and a strong emphasis on providing a healthy work life balance. A superb career opportunity and an excellent salary are on offer for the right candidate. Strictly no agencies, direct applicants only please - provided by Dice AWS, CLOUD, CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT, JAVA, JVM, LINUX, MYSQL, PERL, PUPPET, PYTHON, RUBY, SERVICE DELIVERY, SQL, UNIX