Senior Quality Engineer- AWS, EC2, Docker, Cloudwatch-Derbyshire

Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Quality Engineer- AWS, EC2, Docker, Cloudwatch!Derbyshire

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Quality Engineer based in the Derbyshire area. We're looking for seasoned candidates with extensive experience in building resilient automation frameworks on AWS. In this position, you will work with close with our DevOps and support teams to ensure that Webroot products are deployed and managed to world class reliability standards. As a senior member of our core services integration test team, you will be leading the test strategy for our end to end integration testing that will include performance, availability, security and negative test methodologies.

We are using the latest cloud based technologies including not only EC2, S3, EBS, RDS, CloudWatch, New Relic, ELK, Ansible and Docker; and we are early adopters/experimenters moving forward. In this position you’ll help us greatly expand our footprint designing how we can deliver highly available services, as well as leading the Quality of Service culture for the company.


Extensive experience in building automated frameworks and test pipelines on AWS.

Experience in setting up release processes and managing software releases in complex enterprise environments, with business application and third-party products, and SaaS solutions.

Drive tactical delivery and strategic deployment architectures for multiple teams.

Work with business partners, architects, and other groups to identify technical and functional needs of system and determine priority of needs.

Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)

Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration, understanding of core technologies such as Web

Servers, Load Balancer/NGNX, and JVM configurations.

Strong experience with SQL, NoSQL

Hadoop/Cloudera experience a big plus

Experience with automation/configuration management using tools like Salt, Puppet, or Ansible

Experience with tools and technologies like Jenkins, SVN, CloudWatch, Jira, ELK, New Relic, and so on.

Big Plus if experienced in network security (DNS, VPN/VPC, IDS/IPS, Subnets/Security Groups/Network ACLs) and technologies supporting compliance (HA/DR, Identity Management, Key Management, etc)

Big Plus if experienced in cloud cost engineering, eg Reserved Instances, use of tools like Cloudyn, etc.

Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

Ability to handle multiple deliverables, both scheduled and unscheduled, like planned releases, major/minor/emergency deployments, builds, etc.

5 years of technical experience including 3+ years’ experience as a DevOps, Agile, or CI/CD Engineer

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