Principle DevOps Engineer

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  • Location:

    Oxfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Engineering, ICT, Cloud Services/ Technicians

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Paul McGuinness

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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I am recruiting a Principle DevOps Engineer with scripting skills and experience of large scale platforms to joining a global company who are working at the bleeding edge of technology. You will join a team responsible for defining the core platforms and technologies that the development teams use to deliver highly available, scaleable and reliable systems to users, primarily hosted in AWS.

Role: Principle DevOps Engineer

As Principle DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for:

+ Working in a small agile team that creates our core infrastructure platforms
+ Collaborating with teammates to produce high quality solutions
+ Working with the architecture team to define the infrastructure technology roadmap
+ Playing a key role in defining our Kubernetes based microservices platform
+ Continually improve the reliability of systems
+ Working with development teams to optimise deployment pipelines
+ Contributing to code reviews to keep quality high and technical debt as low as possible


As Principle DevOps Engineer you will have experience of:

+ Degree qualified or equivalent in Software Engineering / Computer Science or other relevant discipline
+ Experience with CI/CD pipelines and high levels of automation
+ Experienced in at least one programming language
+ Experience with cloud environments (or virtualised / containerised environments)
+ Experience in engineering systems at scale
+ Eagerness to learn, expand your skills, and try new tools
+ Ready to work in all areas of our technology stack
+ Understanding of how agile development teams work