Platform / DevOps Engineer

Hotfoot Recruitment
13 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Platform / DevOps Engineer

As a Platform / DevOps Engineer, you play an integral role in bridging the gap between Development and Operations, and your skills are some of the most sought after in the technology industry. This role offers the chance to build on your existing expertise, whilst gaining new skills and furthering your career within one of the most exciting and technically challenging environments in Leeds.

Platform / DevOps Engineer: About the Role

As a Platform / DevOps Engineer, you play a key role in bridging the gap between Linux Systems Administrators and Software Developers in order to create and maintain development environments. You will manage and support the project’s infrastructure, automation, continuous integration and release, and will improve the software delivery process through development, testing and deployment, in an Agile environment. This role offers the potential for the successful candidate to quickly make their mark and influence the future development of the company’s systems and processes.

Platform / DevOps Engineer: Key Skills and Background

·Experience of cloud based technology such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)

·Expertise in Python or Ruby, proficiency with shell scripting (e.g. BASH)

·In-depth knowledge of platform and application automated deployment technologies (e.g. Cobbler, Puppet, Chef)

·A background in Linux System Administration

·Experience of managing multi-tier enterprise infrastructure environments, within a commercial setting

·Strong configuration management, automation and scripting skills

·A deep understanding of Agile development methodologies (SCRUM, XP, DSDM, RUP etc.)

·Exposure to continuous integration and build tools

·Strong SQL skills on an enterprise database such as Oracle or EnterpriseDB.

Platform / DevOps Engineer: What you will get in return!

If you’ve read this far you must be curious! This is a great opportunity within a fantastic company, with unlimited opportunities for career progression, and a fantastic salary and benefits package.

Please click the “apply” button and your CV will be sent directly to me, Becky Kearns. If you would like to discuss this role and company in more detail, feel free to give me a call on my mobile (07891 090171).

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