DevOps Engineer

Recruiter
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
40000.00 - 56500.00 GBP Annual
Posted
21 Mar 2017
Closes
22 Mar 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Want to be offered great career development within one of the UK's leading E-commerce companies within a start-up environment?
  • Want recognition, progression & enjoyment from your job?
  • Want to immerse yourself in a tech environment & be part of the bigger picture?

DevOps Engineer required for a leading E-commerce company in Milton Keynes. As their digital team and fierce growth plans show no sign of slowing down, they are now looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their digital hub in Milton Keynes.

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: GBP40,000-GBP56,500 + benefits

Skills and Experience:

  • Jira management and administration
  • Competence and familiarity with Unix/Linux environments
  • Understanding of web architectures and protocols (HTTP, SFTP, SSH, etc)
  • Understanding and competency in application performance monitoring
  • Familiarity in at least one dynamic language (python, Perl, ruby, etc)

Personality:

  • Are a strong and clear communicator to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Make informed decisions and know when to ask for advice or escalate
  • Love to make things work and get things done.
  • Love to leave things better than you found them.
  • Look to automate anything you've done more than twice.
  • Can't go to sleep if the system going to prod is not graphed and trended
  • Love to learn new things and can do so quickly.
  • You don't just use the code, you contribute
  • Know the pros and cons of all the technology trends in your field.

The role:

  • Take care of our service desk; manage and coordinate technical issues within our state-of-the art command centre
  • Help to manage our software delivery tooling (JIRA, Jenkins, code review tools, etc)
  • Help us to measure everything, specifically addressing detection time, response time and any feedback delays.
  • Improve our continuous delivery goal by getting changes rolled out faster and with confidence. Help to automate every error prone process.
  • Help Development teams get their systems properly monitored and integrated to alerting systems.
  • Tune our systems to get maximum performance and bang for our buck.
  • Help to grow our DevOps practice by bridging Development, Ops and QA teams through great communication and collaboration