DevOps Engineer - AWS, Bash, Linux, FinTech

Prism Digital
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer - Linux, AWS, FinTech

Do you want to work in a ground breaking new start up at the forefront of London's FinTech industry? Are you passionate all things DevOps?

My client is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join their award-winning start up team based in Old Street, Shoreditch. You'll be joining a team of 30 that is pathing the way of new age banking, in the heart of London's Fintech industry.

As a Site Reliability Engineer you'll be given the opportunity to shape the future of the system. As my client grows, you'll need to grow with them! You will need to analyse, plan and maintain all production systems based on AWS cloud. You'll be working alongside a team of developers, where you'll need to provide automated solutions that work in compliance for both parties. You'll be responsible for managing, monitoring, sizing and troubleshooting the database, whilst aiding with the development of the pipeline.

Essential skills:

  • Strong skills working with AWS
  • Experience in administering Linux clusters
  • Scripting skills - ideally Powershell, Bash
  • Programming skills - ideally with Java, Python, Node.JS/C++
  • Previous experience with Hashicorp technologies - Consul, Packer, Terraform
  • Knowledge of databases and database tools - MySQL
  • Familiar with deploying pipelines - CI/CD technologies - Jenkins, Bamboo

Desirable skills:

  • An active involvement in the technology community - Github, meetups
  • Knowledge of containers - Kubernetes, Docker
  • Worked with Elastic search, Logstash and Kibana
  • An interest in security - PCI compliance
  • Previous experience working in an Agile/Kanban environment
  • Open to using new technologies!
  • Computer science degree

Personality traits:

  • Enthusiasm for everything IT! Keen to get involved and to share knowledge and ideas
  • Someone who is keen for a challenge, rather than shying away. You can't be intimidated by complexity in this role
  • Positive mentality and a strong can-do attitude


  • Shares scheme
  • Monthly contribution to gym membership
  • Working late? - Free dinner and taxi home!
  • Team Lunches each Friday
  • Unlimited supply of fruit, snacks and coffee
  • Generous holiday allowance

DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer - Linux, AWS, FinTech