Senior DevOp Engineer Linux, Chef, AWS, Ruby, Docker, Jenkins

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ISL Recruitment
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior DevOp Engineer
Ubuntu Linux, Chef, AWS, Ruby, Docker, Jenkins, Kubernetes
£60,000 - £80,000

Senior DevOp Engineer required for a leading mobile games developer for Apple and Android smartphones. This company is London based, boasting a close-knit organisation of 100 employees across 7 teams.

As a Senior DevOp Engineer, you'll be responsible for maintaining the quality of our players' experience, working with the team to roll out new features and upgrades and finding new ways to optimise the stacks. You will also be working with the development team to build out new stacks, solve new problems and prepare for big scale launches.

A DevOp Engineer for my client will learn how to use tools to build and update their stacks and roll them out without impacting existing players and developers. You'll also learn how to write those tools using languages such as Ruby, Angular and Go. A key ability of understanding the teams and advising fresh ideas to improve output, for instance, improving the containerisation platform, developing serverless workloads or tightening the security of platforms.

Key responsibilities
* Work with dedicated game teams to design and build the infrastructure and tools necessary to run existing and developing games
* Continually improve reliability, performance and insight on all services
* Develop APIs and user interfaces to enable other users to make the most of our platform
* Be part of a 24x7x365 operations team and be there to support high profile launches and game events
* Take ownership of issues and own them through to resolution
* Be a Devops evangelist both inside and outside the business by promoting and maintain a healthy, inquisitive culture.

Core Technologies:
* Ubuntu Linux
* Chef (LWRP, custom libraries, custom knife plugins)
* Amazon Web Services (including EC2, Autoscaling, Cloudformation)
* Ruby (including Rails, Sinatra)

Other Technologies:
Docker, Kubernetes and AWS ECS, Go, DynamoDB, Elasticsearch (and ELK stacks), Redis (and Sentinel), Jenkins, Sensu, Nginx, Statsd, Consul and Vault

Key Requirements:
* Passion for operations
* Experience running things at scale
* Experience at writing code in Ruby/Python/Go/Scala or similar
* Experience of working in an Agile development environment
* Excellent knowledge of Linux and TCP/IP fundamentals
* Strong knowledge of the AWS suite of products and their APIs
* Highly motivated self-starter, who thrives in a fast-paced environment
* Excellent team player, eager to learn from others and to share skills with colleagues

If you are a DevOps Engineer keen to work in a growing development team that fully embraces a continual evolution, you should come interview with this business.

The salary is between £60,000 to £80,000 + benefits

Please call Lami Ogunbanwo on or email your CV to lami @

Senior DevOp Engineer
Ubuntu Linux, Chef, AWS, Ruby, Docker, Jenkins, Kubernetes
£60,000 - £80,000