Development Ops Engineer
Our client provides an unbeatable, secure UK public cloud. Focussed solely on serving the UK Public Sector. They are committed to assurance and security while delivering flexible, agile and value-based cloud hosting to their customers. They are looking for an individual who is self motivated, organised and who wants to naturally share knowledge and contribute to technical discussions and learn. With great communication skills, youll be customer-focussed and want to create and deliver value. Please note *Candidates must have lived in the UK for 5 years minimum in order to achieve the security clearance required for this role.* About this role In this role, you will work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our Management Platform and component business critical tools. You will help automate and streamline our operations and processes and build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations support. You will be able to understand and take the best course of action when a critical production system has an acute problem and pull priority and high value tasks as part of a specialist team. Your exposure to an agile working environment is highly desirable. Essential Requirements: · Excellent operational and administrative knowledge of Linux Operating Systems · A strong understanding of datacentre technologies including Servers, Networks, Storage ideally gained through an operational support background · Proven experience with one or more Open Source tools; RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, RabbitMQ · Knowledge with RDBMS (PostGreSQL, MySQL) administration, and SQL script writing · Demonstrable skill in at least one of the following scripting languages: Python, Ruby, PowerShell, Perl · An aptitude and desire to identify and automate repeatable tasks for efficiency and accuracy. · Desirable Requirements: · Experience in working within a large-scale cloud or virtualised computing environment · Experience with applications and network monitoring systems and Protective Monitoring, SIEMs or other security aligned tools · Experience with Docker and Kubernetes, LANDesk, VMware, OpenStack, Xen/Oracle Hypervisor, · Administration of Atlassian tools · Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in always up, always available service About the Company: My Client provides an unbeatable, secure UK public cloud. Focussed solely on serving the UK Public Sector. They are committed to assurance and security while delivering flexible, agile and value-based cloud hosting to their customers. They have a team of over 160 people and continue to grow! They are looking for people who want a rewarding career in a business who truly invests in you as an individual. As an equal opportunities employer they positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible applicants. Applicants must be eligible to work and live in the UK and will be required to undergo and maintain appropriate UK government security clearance.