Senior DevOps Platform Engineer

Senior DevOps Platform Engineer
  • £55,000 - £65,000 per Year
  • Permanent
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK Manchester Greater Manchester UK M2 3AW
Job Ref: 50200459
Sector: Software Development / Software Engineer
Date Added: 15 July 2020

This company in the heart of Manchester city centre with a presence in over 190 countries is enjoying huge growth as they provide the opportunity to learn a fun and new hobby with over 50,000 cool products in store and online!

They pride themselves on having a culture that is inclusive, collaborative and based around you being the best you can be with a healthy work/life balance and flexible working hours.

Working in a real flat structure, everyone is a real techie, from new starters all the way up to board level they remain hands-on and encourage open and honest feedback with the aim to produce quality work that improves systems and their customer experience.

As a DevOps Engineer you will be excited by new challenges and working in such a collaborative and info sharing environment.

You will work on multiple projects from a large scale architecture redesign and development or a Greenfield integration piece with a brand new supplier or a revamp of the website and APIs.

You will champion best practice and love researching and presenting new technologies that can have a real positive impact on the business.

You will work alongside their software engineering, architecture and testing teams to create a stable platform that enables:

  • Scalable and resilient applications
  • Effective software development
  • Safe, easy & reliable releases (working towards CI/CD)
  • Testing, QA, profiling, unit testing or documentation

You will need to be comfortable working with and have knowledge of;

  • Cloud-based Linux environments: Google Cloud Platform, some AWS
  • Containerisation & Virtualisation: Docker, Kubernetes, AppEngine
  • Scalable and complex distributed systems
  • Infrastructure as code with Ansible and Terraform
  • Primary development languages: PHP, Javascript
  • Web servers: Apache & Nginx
  • MySQL, Percona - including HA configuration & replication
  • NoSQL & Search (Datastore, Elasticsearch/Lucene)
  • Memcache, Queueing systems, Pub/Sub technologies
  • Build & deployment tools: GitHub, Composer, Travis, PHPUnit
  • Performance optimisation: xhprof, xdebug, cloud traces, Stackdriver
  • An API ecosystem, using OAuth, HMAC, JSON over HTTPS
  • DNS & associated domain management
  • Networking & HTTP fundamentals
  • A solid understanding of security, awareness of DoS & DDoS scenarios

In return, they will give you:

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) per year.
  • A 'go home' culture where no one is expecting you to be still in the office past your working hours.
  • A personal career development plan and regular one to ones.
  • Twice yearly pay reviews that are not tied to the company's performance or your current job title.
  • A Windows, Mac or Linux laptop, and we'll buy your IDE of choice
  • Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme, helping you to manage personal issues at work and at home.
  • Flexible working hours and no dress code.
  • Company lunches and social events.
  • Share grant scheme.
  • Employer pension scheme.
  • Eyecare vouchers.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • A great coffee machine 😊

This is a company that is actively interviewing and hiring now, so if you want to be part of this amazing success story and work in a fun and exciting environment with a collaborative and family atmosphere, get in touch asap!

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14/08/2020 16:34:50
GBP 55000 55000
Contact Consultant:
Steven Oakley

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