DevOps Engineer – London, Farringdon £50,000 - £80,000

DevOps Engineer – London, Farringdon
£50,000 - £80,000

Our client, a fast growing and fun gaming company, are currently looking for a DevOps Engineer.

We are looking to hire a Senior System and Infrastructure Engineer to manage the activities at our London location and help building and expanding our infrastructure and supporting tools and technologies. With a solid technical background as a DevOps Engineer, the Senior System and Infrastructure Engineer will work closely with the development teams and the cooperate IT to implement the strategy according to the department roadmaps that will support the company’s growth.

Skills and Requirements

  • Work closely with the developers in order to coordinate setup of new machines and support our infrastructure scaling.

  • Monitor infrastructure costs and expansion across multiple hosting facilities.

  • Support the office IT including networking and office hardware (Personal Machines, Servers on premises, emails, VPN etc.) 

  • Provide technical support to the team across the organisation to extend our CI capabilities

  • Manage our virtual servers to support our testing environments

  • Manage the server monitoring team

  • Provide support for the company supporting tools like Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, Crowd, Bamboo etc

  • Systems support (installing and configuring software, fixing issues, etc.)

About You

  • A proven track record as a DevOps engineer in a similar environment

  • Strong knowledge of Dev Ops, Linux Administration, Application Support, CI and Service Delivery.

  • Experience in deploying cloud solutions – AWS / Google

  • Data center experience (racking and stacking)

  • Experience Source control management (Git)

  • Linux enthusiast

  • Hands-on experience with someone that will own, develop and be accountable for many parts of our systems and processes

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and well-rounded in infrastructure technologies.

  • Experience with Continuous Integration

  • Knowledge of scripting/programming language (perl, ruby, python, etc.)

  • Experience in automation via chef and bootstrap

  • Experience with CDN

  • Experience with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence, Crowd and Bamboo

Why choose this company?

A spacious kitchen in our state of the art office in swanky Farringdon which includes free cereal, fruit and onsite Barista, weekly breakfast and lunches plus an awesome games room that includes table tennis, PlayStation, Foosball table and Yoga studio. On top of this we have a top 25 grossing app!!!

Benefits

  • Up to 5% employer pension contribution with Aviva 

  • Private Health insurance with Vitality 

  • Full dental insurance 

  • Life Insurance 

  • Long term disability insurance 

  • 25 days’ holiday 

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Bonus scheme 

  • Eyecare vouchers 

  • Events throughout the year