DevOps Engineer

6 days left

London (South)
Up to £70,000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client, an award-winning start-up based in London, are currently looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their dynamic team. You would be the first DevOps Engineer to join the company and would be joining at a really exciting time of huge expansion and growth (they're one of the fastest growing businesses in the UK). The company is moving to a micro services architecture so your role would be to support their existing deployment pipeline and enhance it so the developers can easily deploy new services. Responsibilities: - Support the move to a micro services architecture - Ensure scalability as the company continues to grow, whilst making sure the focus is still on cloud-based technologies - Introduce better automation prior to the test code/infrastructure being released into production - Use tools like AWS Kinesis to gain greater understanding of how people are using the website Skills: - Degree in Computer Science or similar - Experience with AWS - Knowledge of a language used to automate infrastructure - preferably Python - Experience with configuration management tools (Ansible is their favourite) - Git - MySQL administration - Experience building or supporting continuous integration/deployment pipeline Desirables: - MVC frameworks -AWS Cloudformation - Snowplow This company is forward-thinking and passionate about what they do, so character wise you need to be able to demonstrate that you love what you do. If you come from either a systems administration background with a focus on cloud-based technologies or a software engineering background with a keen interest in building up your devops skill set, then this would be the ideal opportunity for you This job was originally posted as