DevOps Engineer

Contract opportunity

Working in a product-centric development team, you’ll be bringing you deep DevOps skills and SRE awareness to build services and bring them into full production operation. You’ll work closely across the team to engineer for reliability, maintainability, performance and security and play a key role in diagnosing service issues and devising and implementing permanent enhancements to infrastructure and tooling. Working with the wider DevOps and SRE community, you’ll enhance and improve patterns, frameworks and tooling that keeps services reliable and operating at scale

Responsibilities

• Implementing optimisations and automations that reduce technical debt; reduce operational costs and risks; automate toil; and improve the quality and resilience of our service infrastructure

• Spotting instances where teams are not using best practice; advising around delivery risk, e.g. code quality analysis tools support in

• Undertaking skilled platform build/support activities, such as developing hardened base containers, deploying platform services through a CI pipeline making use of infrastructure as code

• Supporting engineers in service topology discovery; helping to define QA and deployment pipelines

• Driving adoption of new tools so teams can improve their integration approaches

• Like most businesses we need to maintain our services 24/7, therefore, on occasion there may be a requirement to work out of hours, for which you will be paid

Essential Criteria

Primary:

  • AWS
  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform
  • Python

Secondary:

  • Docker
  • Vault
  • Helm
  • Cloudformation

You’ll be an advocate for automation, monitoring and alerting, committed to reducing the time it takes to get changes deployed into production whilst ensuring service quality and resilience.

eSynergy Solutions are proud to hire on potential, not specific experience or qualifications so feel free to reach out if this sounds like you but less experience. We welcome all applicants from all backgrounds.

If you would like to speak to the hiring manager regarding this position please contact Andrew Gordon-Brooks, referencing the job you are applying for in the subject line.