DevOps Engineer

OpenBet Technology
London (Greater)
From £41,000 to £56,000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job descriptionThe DevOps Engineer is a key member of the William team. The Ideal candidate will come from a multidisciplinary background - a person who is comfortable with infrastructure and configuration, and also happy to roll up their sleeves, write tests, debug, and ship features. The DevOps Engineer is a person capable of making connections, because they have feet in multiple camps, and act as facilitators and communicators with different departments inside and outside OpenBet.

This person must have a passion for release automation and for agile development practices as well as being interested in system and network operations.


Create and maintain automated tools used in deployments and developmentEnhancing and supporting a build framework for deploying applications and managing test servers.

Management of development, stage and production environments and deployments.

Supporting and working alongside the Agile development team to ensure they have all the facilities to get the job done.

Helping to drive best technology and software development practices into the team with passion and enthusiasm.

Delivering releases using the existing processes until the migration is fully completed

Managing relationships with external suppliers as required

Ensuring continuous improvement within the team.

Ability to write good, concise documentation of new or existing systems

Occasional travel (which may include overnight stays) to remote OpenBet and customer sites


What would make you the Software Engineer we are looking for:

Able to automate the development and deployment pipeline.Comfortable with collaboration, open communication reaching across functional and geographical borders both internally and with our customerHas a strong focus on business outcomes.Able to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools - We use Docker, Maven, Artifactory, Jira, GIT, Informix, TCLAble to code and script in different languages - We use Python, Bash, CucumberExperienced with systems and IT operationsLinux system and networking administrationComfortable with with a frequent, incremental code testing and deployment cycle.Has a strong grasp of automation tools - We use Ansible, Jenkins, ChefWhy would you enjoy this opportunity with OpenBet?:

Alongside OpenBet’s dynamic and vibrant working culture and talented team members – we can offer you:

Tangible, realistic and exciting career developmentExposure to real world projects and the chance to develop some of the leading e-commerce sportsbooksThe opportunity to work directly with the biggest names in the marketMarket leading benefits including health insurance, life assurance, season ticket loans, pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, subsidised gym membership and more.The very best working facilities in our London office, which includes chill-out areas, pool table, Ping-Pong, table-football, and games consoles. Our working atmosphere is creative, relaxed and professional, with a lot of bright people solving a lot of interesting problems.
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