Junior DevOps Engineer

Premier IT
21 May 2018
24 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior DevOps Engineer

My client, the industry leaders in gaming and software industry are urgently looking for multiple Junior DevOps engineers to join their core centralised DevOps team.

In this Junior DevOps position, you will be working closely with the development team to bring new software releases to production more effectively. The successful Junior DevOps Engineer will be involved in defining new technologies and architectural principles, as well as approaches to delivery, deployment, scalability and monitoring. The successful candidate is expected to be a strong technologist, with both software engineering and technical operations backgrounds.

You will be required to help develop, deploy and manage a highly scalable platform, whilst monitoring and maintaining the service performance. A key part of the role will be the automation of everything starting from deployment to monitoring. The post holder will have the freedom to express themselves and show off skills and the ability to go for training to upskill.


  • 1 -2 years of experience working in a similar role
  • Experience supporting software projects from development to production Agile focused (JIRA)
  • Experience working in a continuous delivery environment

Technical skills

  • Hands-on experience in all facets of systems administration and infrastructure architecture, with particular focus on Linux and open source technologies
  • Knowledge of industry leading public IaaS solutions (AWS and/or Google Compute)
  • Knowledge of both relational databases and various NoSQL based data storage solutions
  • Understanding of open source solutions that enable the implementation of highly distributed, scalable, durable, and performant platforms such as Akka, Kafka, Scala and Cassandra
  • Demonstrable experience with agile methodologies and tools for development and operations
  • Well versed and experienced with open source tools commonly used to build continuous integration / delivery solutions, such as Git, Maven, Gradle, Jenkins and Sonar
  • Experienced with open source solutions for configuration management, elastic scaling, service discovery, and cloud management
  • Practical knowledge of the Docker container platform

If you match some or all of the above and you want to come and work for an innovative forward thinking gaming software provider then please apply today.

Applicants must be UK based and available to interview within the next 2 weeks,.

Job Type: Full-time

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