DevOps Engineer, London - Ansible, AWS, ELK Stack

  • GBP450 - GBP500 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley
  • 20 Feb 17

Senior DevOps Engineering opportunity with a leading financial services organisation. Ansible, ELK, AWS

DevOps Engineer, London - Ansible, AWS, ELK Stack

A market leading financial services firm is currently looking to hire a senior DevOps Engineer working within a high profile team and environment. The successful candidate will work in an evolving and growing team, contributing to the cloud infrastructure with a focus on AWS.

Responsibilities for the position include;

  • Build and deploy servers for Development, QA, Production, Staging and Performance Environments;
  • Script, test and deploy automation recipes;
  • Support development and QA to satisfy day-to-day needs;
  • Implement tools for increased productivity, security, reliability and performance;
  • Develop tools for performance monitoring, security monitoring and AWS resource creation scripts.

Experience required includes:

  • Appreciation of software development; Java, .Net/C#, JavaScript;
  • Windows configuration, management and administration (IIS);
  • Linux configuration, management and administration (RedHat / CentOS, IPA, Kerberos, LDAP, SELinux);
  • Amazon cloud solutions and architectures (EC2, S3, Cloud Formation, RDS, CloudWatch, SES, SQS);
  • Network protocols throughout the 3-7 OSI layers;
  • Azure Cloud Solutions and architectures (VMWare, Web Apps, SQL Database, Document Store, BI Stack, Virtual Network, Azure AD);
  • Continuous integration and source control (Bamboo / Jenkins / Git / Stash);
  • Configuration management (Puppet / Chef);
  • Programming / scripting (Shell, Bash, Python / Ruby / Perl / Java / C);
  • Security concepts, protocols and configuration (authentication, authorisation, encryption, PKI);
  • Administering application and web servers (Apache / Nginx / Tomcat);
  • Experience with Agile build, release and environments
  • User and admin experience with Atlassian stack (Jira, Confluence, Stash, Bamboo), Ansible, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, New Relic, TrendMicro;
  • ELK Stack and ElasticSearch would be nice to have;
  • AWS certified DevOps and/or Architect.

This is a fantastic opportunity which offers occasional international travel to the successful applicant.

Get in touch now if you would like to be considered for this exceptional opportunity, within an expanding office in central London office, offering a fantastic base salary with excellent bonus and benefits.

Contact me now!

DDI: +44 (0) 207 092 0254


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