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Dev Ops Engineer (MSE - Dev Ops Eng)

Overview

Company MoneySavingExpert

Job Location
London

Salary
Competitive + bonus + benefits

Reference
MSE - Dev Ops Eng

Job Type
Permanent


Why join MoneySavingExpert.com? 

MoneySavingExpert.com is proud to be the UK's biggest consumer website, with about 15 million users a month. We are dedicated to cutting your bills and fighting your corner with journalistic research, cutting-edge tools and a massive community – all focused on finding deals, saving cash and campaigning for financial justice.

More than 11 million people have signed up to receive our weekly email, which is packed full of deals, loopholes and money-saving guides. We have been able to harness the collective power of our users to get them the best deals from providers. With more than 1.5 million users and about 3 million discussion threads, our forum is an active and passionate community where people help one another to get out of debt, secure better deals and find ways to make the most of their cash.

Find out more about us here: http://www.moneysavingexpert.com


Why join the Technology team? 

Based in our vibrant central London office, the Technology team is growing fast. They evolve and support our largest transactional system which aims to save millions of UK consumers substantial amounts on their monthly bills.

We are looking for a passionate DevOps Engineer who shows a dedicated and committed attitude to ensuring high availability and performance of our infrastructure. Within the Agile technology team, you will demonstrate your specialist knowledge to maintain a robust, highly effective environment.  This will be done through ensuring functionality, compliance, security and reliability of our systems in a fast moving, rapidly changing environment using the latest technologies and techniques.  As a key member of the team you will maintain an over-arching understanding of the technical systems to correctly assess and advise upon current and upcoming change.

 

What will I be doing?

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and maintain a “one-click” deployment pipeline using a combination of Jenkins, RightScale and Puppet
  • Design a secure, scalable, operationally robust infrastructure (primarily on AWS).
  • Develop solutions that are cloud-agnostic where possible. Ensuring you design solutions with a balance on operations and development.
  • Continuously improve and refine the build and deployment process.
  • Own the development, QA, staging and production environments and deployments
  • Provide leadership on best technology and process practice to drive the development teams forward
  • Empower your delivery teammates by helping them help themselves
  • Provide 3rd line support, including out of hours on-call


What skills and experience do I need?

Essential:

  • Expert level on Linux Redhat / CentOS
  • Strong Sysadmin coding skills
  • Amazon AWS (EC2, Route 53, ELB, S3)
  • Puppet / RightScale / Shell
  • Administering applications servers, servlet containers and web servers (Apache Tomcat, Spring, Nginx, Apache HTTP server)
  • Building Continuous Integration / Delivery Pipelines in Jenkins
  • NoSQL databases, caching and queuing technologies (MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis)
  • Experience with system performance testing including JVM tuning
  • Software build tools – Maven, Gradle, Git
  • Open source monitoring tools
  • Host networking – subnets/routing, firewalls, DNS/DHCP
  • Ability to demonstrate the design and support of a robust build, deployment and configuration management system for multi-tier applications
  • Worked within environment of 100s of virtual machines preferably in a public cloud environment
  • Worked within fast paced entrepreneurial company and able to balance the need for ‘speed to market’ with stable systems maintained through procedures and documentation

Nice to have:

  • AWS Certification
  • Secured applications and OS’s to ensure high levels of security
  • Big Data platforms, data warehousing
  • Testing tools (cucumber-js, junit, Selenium)
  • Used to working within software delivery teams and alongside infrastructure/operations teams


Contact information

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