IT Systems Operations Engineer - DevOps

Recruiter
Networking People Limited
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

DevOps IT Systems Engineer -

City of London £50-55k

Opportunity to join an International ticketing Organisation that is looking to identify an IT Systems Operations Engineer due to business expansion. You will work closely with the Product Development team to build, deploy and support new custom sites, services & applications in a live environment. You can work at pace, be incredibly flexible and comfortable interacting with numerous stakeholders. You will have the opportunity to build on your skills to become an expert of key systems, able to spot and define problems and improve systems and manage upgrades, modifications and installations.

MAIN ACTIVITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain an in-depth level of knowledge of Microsoft Windows server operating systems, and related authentication, authorisation, system security, and layered products
  • Provide Tier-II/III support and escalation of a 24x7x365 Production environment, which includes an on-call rotation that is responsible for addressing issues on all critical systems during extended coverage periods
  • Be a representative of the Systems Engineering team on collaborative technical projects
  • Act as a technical escalation point for System Administrators and Engineers
  • Automate tasks and processes with scripts and third-party tools
  • Develop and maintain the security standards to continue to achieve PCI compliance for the company
  • Coordinate and implement key infrastructure technologies including, but not limited to, domain services (AD, DNS, DHCP, etc.), system management tools, monitoring tools, databases, web services, server virtualisation (AWS, VMWare), and integration tools
  • Support, maintain, and improve systems documentation, policies and procedures
  • Manage the scheduling and implementation of upgrades, modifications and installations on systems
  • Manage the evaluation and implementation of any application necessary for the Operations team to complete the day-to-day management of enterprise systems and applications

KEY SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ years DevOps or IT System Engineering experience
  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft Windows Server Operating Systems (2008/R2, 2012/R2)
  • Linux/Unix Operating Systems experience is essential
  • Strong deployment and configuration management experience required
  • Understanding of application and network load balancing technologies
  • Knowledge and application of ticketing principles, commercial models and marketing beneficial
  • Experience with deployment automation tools such as Octopus, Jenkins, TeamCity
  • Experience with automation/configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
  • Proficient in designing and deploying environments in Amazon Web Services (AWS), with functional experience with VPCs, EC2, RDS, S3, ElastiCache, CloudFront, and Route 53

Opportunity to join a fun, fast paced team with the ability to learn quickly on the job.


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