Devops Engineer

Job Title: Devops Engineer
Job Reference: JAM5401

Location: Old Street
Job Type: Permanent

Salary:
Up to 130K basic plus bonus and bens
Sector: IT

Posted 11 days ago

Devops Engineer/SRE - Leading Fintech company
Old Street, City - £90k-£130k per annum base

Company Description

A City based enterprise core banking platform provider going through a tremendous growth period, that provides revolutionary technology solutions to end clients in the retail banking sector. 

The Ideal Candidate 

We are seeking an experienced Devops Engineer for this rapid growth Fintech company - the ideal candidate will support the engineering team in a range of build, deployment and automation tasks.

Working at the cutting edge of technology, the ideal candidate will have a background in Linux, Cloud and Scripting skills and strong platform build, deployment and automation experience. Experience in a Site Reliability Engineer position would be beneficial.

Responsibilities;
  • Supporting the engineering team in building and deploying application at scale. 
  • Developing automation tools to ensure our services can scale and are highly available.
  • Day to day development support and monitoring of production server and network environments by developing and deploying logging and monitoring tools.
  • Developing applications to increase code quality throughout our codebase.
  • Supporting disaster recovery, backup, redundancy and capacity planning activities.
 
Essential skills required;
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix administration, e.g. Red Hat, Ubuntu, Debian.
  • Good skills in one or more of Python, Java or Go.
  • Strong general AWS experience.
  • Experience or knowledge of container orchestration tools, e.g. Docker or Kubernetes.
  • Experience with automation/configuration management, e.g. Puppet, Chef, Ansible.
More details on application.

Introducing...

Philip Fanthom

Managing Director

I joined Jenrick in 1997, as a Junior Consultant working within both permanent and contract markets.

From 2000 I began to focus the majority of my efforts within The City, successfully developing relationships within the Banking & Financial Services Sector - most of whom are still clients today.

In May 2006, I made the move to become Jenrick Group's Sales Manager, before gaining the opportunity to return to Jenrick IT as Sales Director, before taking on the role of Managing Director.

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