IT Operations Team member

Recruiter
Agitate
Location
Home Based Role
Salary
Fixed term contact - day rate
Posted
16 Sep 2020
Closes
16 Oct 2020
Ref
ITOps
Category
IT, Internet
Function
Engineer, IT
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Flexible

The technical operations team works along side the development team and are responsible for delivering and maintaining a world class stable product. All aspects of maintaining a reliable platform fall into the remit of the operations team. This is a remote/home based position and there is flexibility in terms of the no. of hours per day.

We’re a company of developers, engineers, product owners and designers. We are obsessed with technology and we are on a mission to help make doing business on the internet better.  Headquartered in London, our team is spread across 8 different cities around the world. Our goal is to deliver great products and do so in a 21st century way.

This role is initially being offered on a fixed term contract.

  Operations team Responsibilities

  • Involvement throughout the product lifecycle, ensuring that reliability is factored into the product
  • Monitoring the production environment and reacting to live issues
  • Partnering with the customer support team to investigate user reported issues
  • Introducing automation for any ongoing maintenance tasks
  • Continuous improvement of the platform to improve security & reliability

  Skills required

  • 3+ years’ experience working in a similar role
  • Extensive experience of using Google Cloud Platform and Kubernetes
  • Previous experience with docker deployments
  • Working knowledge of firewalls, load balancing, proxies and services clustering
  • Elasticsearch, Prometheus experience an advantage