Specialist Dev-Ops

Kingfisher IT Services
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital is changing the world, starting with the way we shop. Today it’s online shopping and click-and-collect, tomorrow it will be something not yet imagined. It’s a fast-moving world, where fresh ideas are welcome – along with the pace and flexibility to lead the way.

It’s a chance to be part of something new. A chance to do big things in small, close-knit teams. A chance to feel the energy of a small agency – with the financial resources of a major retailer. And a chance to be rewarded for your talent, creativity and energy as well as your time.


This role is a specialist dev-ops engineer, to facilitate continuous delivery of quality software using DevOps practices and principles. This role will contribute to outputs of an emerging Kingfisher platform capability.

The role requires a broad cross section of skills along with a strong consultative approach. It is working with the team and consumers on-site to ensure that the right practices are in place and to take the lead on automating as far as possible.

This is a hands-on role, actively pairing to share knowledge and increase delivery team’s maturity around Operability.


·Platform backlog grooming and planning

·Automation of all aspects

·Knowledge sharing with wider team

·Implementation and upkeep of common IAAS, PAAS & tooling capabilities

·Implementation and upkeep of common pipelines and paths to production

·Implementation and upkeep of common standards and practices

·Working with the product owner and scrum masters to create and communicate a cohesive platform vision in accordance with KF infrastructure strategies

·Working with vendor or Open Source technology as required

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77302914