|Job Ref:||204688388||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||West End||Address:||Post Code:||NP26||Salary:||£70000 - £100000/annum||Post Date:||15/10/2016 03:54|
Lead Devops engineer/ Devops Engineer/ Senior Linux Engineer - AWS/Docker/Linux - Greenfield Implementation - London|
This is a truly unique role working with the ex head of development for Google who is now CTO of a established and growing E commerce looking to change the Financial industry!
With a couple of billionaire backers who currently run a number of successful E commerce firms across Europe the company are run as a solo start up - allowing them to keep all the benefits that are had culturally from being a start up such as: a lovely working environment with employees at the heart BUT with no worries of thinking where the next round of funding will come from!
The company are based in the insurance comparison space; adding new functionalities to their application which allows more specific tailoring of quotes to every individuals situation! Changing the Fintech industry one quote at a time!
They have doubled in size in the last year and have plans to grow further still! Most of the growth will be occurring it IT as they feel this is what is the key to growth!
The firm from its inception has kept IT at heart and using principles of Jez humble have a very sophisticated 'devops' fucntion in place and are extremely agile! They currently have a very smooth running process with continuous integration and delivery pipelines set up. They use ansible for automated deployment; maven to automate the build using build script to set up CI and are hosted in Rackspace.
They are looking for a senior devops engineer to join the team to replace thier last engineer who moved onto facebook! The company have plans to migrate over to AWS and introduce micro services such as docker! Therefore have need of a senior engineer with strong experience to help with these projects and take over the function.
What do they want?
Strong Linux Experience
Knowledge of configuration management: ansible/ chef/ puppet
Strong Cloud knowledge: AWS
Experience with Microservices: Docker/ Vagrant
This is a truly exceptional role to get involved with a amazingly technical start up who really value IT and also its employees! The working environment is amazing; with a lovely open plan office in the heart of London; with pool table and ps4. The company have an exceptional package to back up their claim to love their employees.
This is a truly exceptional opportunity to be part of projects very central to business success. Given the growth of the company in recent months they have plans to build their 'devops' function and the role will move towards a managerial position in the long run which will also mean an equity stake in the firm!
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Key terms: Linux, webops, devops, LAMP, apache, mysql, php, AWS, VMware, cloud, puppet, chef, ansible, jenkins, devops engineer, Cloud, azure, docker