DevOps Engineer / SRE

Location Chester
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £ 45,000
Job ref: EM00
Published: 17 days ago

​Are you an experienced DevOps Engineer?

Are you currently looking for your next employment opportunity?

Are you passionate about building & supporting infrastructure to deliver web-based applications?

Type: Permanent

Location: Chester

Salary: £45k

Our client, a large scale national retailer is urgently looking to recruit a DevOps Engineer to work alongside a small team of Engineers at their head office. This person will play a key role in maintaining /improving and monitoring of the infrastructure to assist the development team. They will do this by ensuring platforms remain efficient and by delivering feature updates and web-based application. The successful candidate will take responsibility for the design, build and operation of cloud infrastructure to permit dependable deployment of micro-services.

Responsibilities for the DevOps Engineer will include (but are not limited to):

• Work closely with colleagues in the site Reliability Engineering team to improve visibility across my client’s platforms, integrations, and micro- services.

• Be responsible for troubleshooting platforms or integration issues across cloud environments and web applications.

• Contribute to increasing security across web, infrastructure and cloud platforms.

• Respond to platform or services outages, communicating impact and providing initial cause analysis and mitigation options moving forward.

• Identify opportunities to improve automation for code deployment.

Skills required for the DevOps Engineer include (but are not limited to):

• Scripting knowledge in Python, PowerShell, Bash or similar.

• Working experience with cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS or GCP.

• Monitoring and building experience / troubleshooting APIs and micro-services.

• Analytical & problem solving skills.

• Working experience with infrastructure as code approach.

If you’re interested and available with a relevant background please don’t hesitate to apply. Excelerate look forward to processing your application.