DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Nottinghamshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Sep 2019
Closes
22 Sep 2019
Ref
1245887850
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer

Salary- Up to £50,000

Location: Nottingham

Job Type: Permanent

I have been approached to help recruit a driven and talented Site Reliability Engineer otherwise known as a DevOps Engineer.

Client:

Our client is on an exciting growth trajectory which has prompted the need for this newly created Site Reliability Engineer role. Leading software house for the financial sector, with a strong UK presence based in the central Nottingham.

The Role:

You'll play a fundamental role within the technology team and overall business and will be integral in ensuring the stability of our infrastructure, websites, platforms and systems.
  • Ensuring all infrastructure, sites and services remain available and performant through a combination of monitoring, alerting and automated deployment and recovery
  • Working with development teams to ensure non-functional operational requirements in software delivery are included
  • Solving problems relating to mission critical production services and building automation to prevent problem recurrence
  • Oversight of incident management and taking proactive measures to prevent potential future incidents
  • Engaging in capacity planning, software performance analysis and system tuning, ensuring production is as good as it gets!
  • Creating and maintaining test and production environments in Azure through Terraform and PowerShell DSC

The Person:

You will be a confident, self-starter who is able to liaise with key stakeholders at all levels throughout the business. High attention to detail and dedication to quality is a must. You should have excellent communication skills and astounding troubleshooting skills. You'll be experienced in producing clear and concise documentation. You will also need to have solid working experience in:
  • Monitoring (Datadog, Elastic Stack, Azure LAWS)
  • Azure (Iaas and Paas)
  • PowerShell and Powershell DSC
  • Networking

It would be highly advantageous if you also had experience in:
  • Terraform
  • DNS
  • Certificates
  • Windows, IIs, GPO
  • RabbitMQ

You should also be proactive, able to lead projects and take the initiative, and although this will predominately be an autonomous role, you should be an all-round team player,

What we're offering

You'll be joining a fantastic, agile, fast-moving and dynamic team based at modern state of the art offices in Nottingham City Centre. Offering a competitive salary and there's a suite of company benefits including:
  • Pension scheme with 5% matched contributions
  • Private Medical
  • Life Assurance with 4 x death in service
  • Flexible working and 25 days holiday (plus Bank holidays) - with the option to buy or sell some to suit your work life balance
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity benefits, if you're growing your family
  • Childcare benefits including nursery schemes, for those that already have a family
  • Cycle to work and discounted gym membership, if you're into your fitness
  • Car Park and tram to work schemes, if fitness isn't your thing
  • And access to many other great cost saving benefits through Perkbox

To apply, please forward your CV along with your salary expectations.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/87742275

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