DevOps Engineer, Linux, PHP, Java, NGINX, Puppet, GIT, AWS

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps Engineer, Linux, PHP, Java, NGINX, Puppet, GIT, AWS - JY/4689

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced and self-motivated DevOps Engineer with our client, a leading independent media and games company. The successful DevOps Engineer will be passionate about robust testing and deployment processes, able to work with developer specifications and manager requirements and show initiative in suggesting and implementing improvements to existing setups. The DevOps Engineer will be based in Oxford and the salary is negotiable depending on experience.

As a DevOps Engineer your main responsibilities will be:

Maintain, expand and improve existing CI, testing and deployment of web applications and servicesActive participation in projects requiring server infrastructurePro-active communication of technical problems and needsEnsuring the highest possible availability of live systems under your remit, including willingness to work out-of-hours in urgent circumstancesAdhering to company software standardsAdhering to and enforcing company security standards

The DevOps Engineer will ideally have some of the following qualification and experience:

1 year of experience in a DevOps role. Strong academic background is preferred, with a degree in computing, science, mathematics or similar, or equivalent industry experience. Games industry experience is not required but desirable, along with an interest and passion for gaming.Linux server administration (Debian familiarity desirable) including:Strong ability in scripting (Bash/Perl/Python/PHP desirable)Good understanding of network protocols (including SSL), firewalls and routingExperience with nginx, php-fpm, MySQL/mariadb and java (memcache, redis, beanstalk, elastic also desirable)Experience with deploying and configuring PHP and Java applications in multiple running environmentsVirtualisation technologies (such as Xen, VirtualBox, Vagrant)Configuration management and remote execution software (such as Salt, Chef, Puppet et al.)Cloud technologies and infrastructure (AWS desirable) Experience with version control (GIT desirable)

This DevOps Engineer role is open to both junior and experienced level candidates who would like to work for one of Europe’s leading independent game developers. If you think you have similar or the required skills and experience mentioned above please apply for immediate consideration!

DevOps Engineer, Linux, PHP, Java, NGINX, Puppet, GIT, AWS - JY/4689

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

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