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Remote Junior DevOps Engineer - £55k

Job Ref: 2452

We’re building the central DevOps team of one the UK's largest privately owned Software Houses, with presence across FinTech, EdTech and HRTech. Operating independently, the DevOps function looks after the environments across their broad product portfolio. It's an exciting time to join as they’re underway with several multi-million pound product refreshes. This would be a great opportunity for someone either looking to get into a DevOps role or with a couple of years of experience. So, if you don’t meet all the requirements below, don’t worry as long as you want to work with these technologies and are from an appropriate Systems, Platform, SysAdmin, etc. background, we’d like to hear from you! 

What will you be doing?

The DevOps team  focuses on the platforms needed to deliver software as a service to clients. The variety of applications means this is achieved using numerous technologies and solutions, but importantly all have common requirements. The three primary roles of the DevOps teams are:

  • Work with the other Engineering departments in automating the release of code to environments.
  • Ensure that code has a stable platform to be delivered into.
  • Enable key attributes of monitoring, security, audit and resilience on the platforms.

What experience do you need?

The main technologies used are AWS, Azure, RPCV & OpenStack via RackSpace, Salt & Terraform for platform automation, Octopus Deploy and Azure DevOps for CI/CD, DataDog for monitoring and Confluence & Jira for documentation and ticket management. Experience in some of these products or suppliers would be beneficial. 

Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience in one or more of these BUT none are prerequisite:

  • DBA in Microsoft SQL Server or MySQL
  • Datadog
  • Vmware in Azure(AVS) or Private Cloud
  • AWS IaaS or Azure IaaS via automation
  • Terraform

What’s in it for you?

  • 25 days holiday, plus ability to buy and sell additional holidays
  • Great bonuses
  • Private health care
  • Life insurance
  • Techscheme
  • Gym Membership

If you are keen to know more about this fantastic DevOps Engineer opportunity, please apply now.

Affecto Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is acting as a Recruitment Agency in this instance.

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