Senior DevOps Engineer

13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior DevOps Engineer – Revolutionary New Software Start-up

Position: Senior DevOps Engineer

Cambridge start-ups have gone on to become some of the most successful software companies in the world. Here at Empiric we have decades of local IT Recruitment experience under our belts and constantly hear about new start-ups, and I think it is safe to say we were blown away by this company’s technology and how it is going to revolutionise the industry in which it is aimed. The level of investment they have received at start-up phase is huge. Intrigued? You should be…….

Location: Cambridge

Salary: Completely negotiable - to secure the best talent they know they need to pay leading rates.

Requirements for Senior DevOps Engineer

·Computer Science degree or similar

·Experience leading infrastructure development and deployment projects

·Knowledge how to develop and enhance software development infrastructure, processes and practices

·Working knowledge of at least a few of the following technologies- Jenkin, TeamCity, InfraBox, Docker, Puppet, Chef, Linux, Python, C/C++

·Experience supporting configuration management (e.g. Git)

·Can set-up and maintain continuous integration builds

·Knowledge of virtualisation


·Lead Infrastructure Development and deployment projects,

·Enhance software development infrastructure, processes and practices.

·Reduce build and test cycle time

·Improve productivity for developers

·Map out development and release processes

·Deploying and handling change management of new infrastructure tooling

·Standardising and improving processes

What this offers:

·A highly collaborative team environment where sharing thoughts is always encouraged

·The chance to join a company on the brink of success working on a very cool product

·Great work/life balance not only offered, but encouraged

·Pension, health care, dental, opticians, life assurance, childcare vouchers,

·25 days holiday

If you have DevOps experience and would like to apply for this unique opportunity, please send an up-to-date CV via the relevant link.

Keywords – DevOps, Engineer, Software, Jenkin, TeamCity, InfraBox, Docker, Puppet, Chef, Linux, Python, C/C++, Continuous Integration


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