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12th Nov

DevOps Engineer (AWS, Linux)

— Brand-new offices next to iconic Bristol harbour

Salary: £55K - £65K
Location: Bristol
Type: Permanent
Ref: 9281

Description

  • Global business with new tech division overlapping into IoT.
  • Cutting edge tech, R&D, progressive world-leading business.
  • Outstanding team, progression, development opportunities.
One of the UK’s most innovative technical businesses are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their new Bristol office.  As they look to double the size of the business over the next 3 years, this is a unique opportunity to be the onsite specialist within an exciting and innovative division.
 
What skills you’ll need
 
  • Considerable experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and some of the associated tech including; EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, Cloudfront, ElastiCache etc.
  • Strong Linux systems administration with scripting skills (Bash, Python). Some Windows system administration skills would be beneficial (e.g. PowerShell)
  • Configuration management, and automation e.g. Ansible, Terraform.
  • Maintenance, monitoring and scaling web based platforms.
  • Evidence of keeping up to date with the latest industry trends, emerging tech and being pro-active in learning new skills, particularly with reference to security, containerisation, serverless, microservices and CI (Jenkins, Bamboo).
What you’ll be doing
 
Joining a team of 3 which is due to grow rapidly, you’ll be developing, maintaining and automating the build of AWS components and operating systems.  Liaising with architects, software engineers and DBA’s you’ll be implementing new requirements, features and changes.  Some projects include deploying automated code to various web platforms and a key focus on infrastructure as code. A large part of the role will be integrating monitoring solutions and responding to issues and alerts as they come up, ensuring that systems are secure and patched.  They need someone who can manage their time effectively, hit deadlines and work collaboratively with others coming up with new ideas, process improvements and adopting new tech quickly.
 
What you’ll get in return for your talents
 
An incredible opportunity to work for a global giant offering a competitive salary (to £55K) with long term progression, training and development, access to courses and conferences alongside a formidable benefits package.  You can expect generous holidays (27 days), bonus, health options, pension scheme, smart offices, R&D time and more.
 
What’s next?
 
Sound like the right role for you? Send your CV to Joe ASAP or give us a call to find out more. 
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