Devops Engineer

Location: Manchester City Centre
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Bonus
Reference: 6699

DevOps Automation Engineer

DevOps, Automation, Sys Admin, Open Source, Automation, Scripting, Python, Bash, Ansible, Kubernetes, Containerization, Jenkins, Docker, Open Shift, Open Stack

Competitive Salary + Benefits 

The Company

My client is a leading provider of online digital ecommerce and entertainment on a global scale. Their infrastructure environment is enterprise scale with close to 20,000 servers and a Petabyte of storage, supporting high-availability systems, 1 million concurrent connections at any one point across multiple global locations.

The Role

Overview We are looking to build and scale an Automation capability within both our DevOps and Platform Delivery functions. Automation Engineers will collaborate closely with colleagues in Software Release, SRE, Platform Delivery (Networks, Database and Systems) and IT Services to increase levels of Automation and Tooling with a particular focus on cross-team processes and services to help drive forward our vision for a modern, flexible set of platforms We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technology’s greatest challenges and continue to break new ground in software innovation.

The Role

I am currently working with a globally recognised enterprise, in the e-commerce marketspace, looking to expand their Infrastructure Team to support their current and projected growth.

This is a great opportunity for you to gain exposure to exciting, enterprise-scale, Infrastructure Projects. You will work closely with other teams such as SRE, Platform Delivery and Software Release to ensure that a future-proof infrastructure is in place.

Key Experience:

  • Strong understanding of Devops processes and automation principles
  • Knowledge of procedural programming with languages, such as Python, Powershell, GO, Javascript etc., and SQL.
  • Hands-on Automation and Orchestration platform experience with Ansible, Jenkins etc.
  • Keen to constantly grow, and learn new technologies

DevOps, Automation, Ansible, Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes, Python, Powershell, Golang