DevOps Engineer – SQL – AWS – IIS – Azure

Full Time Kent IT Job Pro UK

My client is seeking a DevOps Engineer to join their growing technology team. The ideal candidate will be excited about building the tools and environments necessary for maximum productivity, increasing the velocity and efficiency of a deployment pipeline with clean and easy code deployments through production. Most importantly, the right individual will be highly motivated, with a positive attitude and a passion for efficient, solution-oriented technical work in a fast-paced environment.

What you'll be doing

Functioning as a DevOps Engineer building cloud infrastructure.
Creating and maintaining developer and production environments.
Identify improvements to system scalability and stability.
Implement enhancements and best practices for modern development principles and methodologies.
Rapid deployment, automation, monitoring and troubleshooting around the cloud hosted environment.
Develop and maintain tooling to assist with things like integration tests, performance tooling, building production and staging environments, CI systems, source control etc.
Work in a small team of smart engineers who are focused on continual improvement of skills and learning new things.
Automate repetitive tasks in the department's workflow.
Create and build out the service delivery tool set and document it along.
Periodic on-call support duties.
Use current and cutting-edge technologies while testing bleeding-edge technologies for future use.What you need

Minimum of 3 years of overall experience.
Experience with building and managing AWS / Azure environments.
Knowledge of or experience with configuring / administrating OSs (Windows and Linux), databases (SQL Server and Oracle), networks, Citrix, IIS, DFS and Active Directory.
Experience with development in two or more languages (PowerShell, SQL, Bash)
Experience with system automation and deployment tools (CloudFormations, Packer)
Experience with monitoring technologies (SolarWinds, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, Oracle Enterprise Manager)
Familiarity with tools for systems management, operational support, and performance monitoring (AWS Tools such as CloudWatch, CloudFormations, Lambda etc.)
Working knowledge of continuous integration and delivery (Jenkins, Bamboo, Team City, etc.)
Experience with revision control source code repositories and branching technologies.
The ability to work with cross-functional and cross-geography teams to reach software release goals.
Ability to think abstractly and deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems.
Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication, with a collaborative attitude toward working with internal and external (e.g. vendors, partners and regulatory entities) team members.
Experience troubleshooting and resolving application and system-related issues.
Experience working in agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
Proven track record of taking project ownership and on-time completion with little oversight.
Self-starter, collaborative team player, and desire to mentor other members of the team

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