DevOps Engineer

£40000 - £55000 per annum
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

DevOps Engineer, Southampton area, Key role in deployment, containers, Microservices, Docker, cutting edge

DevOps Engineer
Southampton, Hampshire
£40000 - £55000 + Package.

Please note my client cannot offer sponsorship for VISA holders / international applicants.

Your new company

his leading Hampshire based business are seeking a forward thinking DevOps Engineer to drive the introduction of Microservices to the business. You'll be working to build the next iteration of a world class SAAS platform and will be based from their head office in the Southampton area.

Your new role
You'll work within a multi-disciplined DevOps and QA team to ensure the organisations systems are future proofed keeping the company ahead of competitors. You'll champion Agile and will be expected to push emerging technologies/concepts where possible. This is a great chance to gain exposure to internationally renowned brands as the business have such an enviable global client list.

In this senior position you will truly be able to influence the direction of large scale web applications and there is a defined career path to progress internally. Collaboration is actively encouraged and they run a very Agile shop. Iteration and innovation are key so be prepared to accept that you don't know everything and that recognition and reaction to the users' needs is intrinsic. Participation in rapid prototyping and hack days are actively encouraged.

What you'll need to succeed
You must have previous experience in a hands-on DevOps capacity contributing to the development/deployment of large web applications and should have solid commercial experience working with containers/Microservices including Docker, Vagrant, Kubernetes and Ansible.

We want to speak to people with cloud-provider experience (AWS, Google App engine etc) and a background in PHP or an open source web technology. you should also have a strong interest in Agile, Xtreme programming, Continuous Integration, TDD/BDD.

It's an exciting time to apply as the organisation have been through a merger providing them the impetus to become an international insights pioneer.

What you'll get in return
You'll work in a modern, open plan office and have access to one of the best benefits packages in the area. This includes annual international trips, bonus, gym membership, private medical and pension. There is also free parking on site for employees.

What you need to do now
To be considered for this position please apply directly, or contact Max Wilcock on 01202 048614.

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