Platform/DevOps Engineer

at Jefferson Frank
Published January 25, 2023
Location Birmingham
Category All Jobs  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Platform/DevOps Engineer - Global Consultancy - Remote First - Birmingham - £50-90k
Platform/DevOps Engineer - Global Consultancy - Remote First - Birmingham - £50-90k

Who is our client?

Our client is a global leader within their market, providing transformation and management of their clients through technology. Specialising in consultation, engineering, technology, and transformational services, our client is able to expand their clients opportunities in cloud, digital, and their platforms.

Our client operates in the public sector, lending a hand in industries such as Healthcare, Hospitality and Travel, Aerospace and Defence, and many more; as such, eligibility for SC Clearance is required for this great opportunity.

If you're interested in joining a company where you can really make a difference in the United Kingdom, this may be an opportunity of a lifetime.

Why is our client great?

As the biggest supplier to the government sector in the UK, our client is at the heart of digital transformation working on large enterprise scale projects that run the country and shape the UK.

Our client also works with bleeding-edge technology, and is constantly evolving to make sure that employees are familiar with the latest and greatest tools. This is delivered through a top quality training programme, whereby various courses are offered in addition to a dedicated 10 working days per year towards personal development.

In addition, despite having 250,000 employees globally, our client offers a flat structure to allow for forward-thinking, collaboration, and hands-on performance.

What is our client looking for?

Our client is looking for passionate and energetic Platform/DevOps Engineers to work as part of an agile team, helping their clients build and improve their digital services using the best of open source software. In turn, a mixture of technical ability and characteristics are sought:

Technology Experience:

  • Sound knowledge of GNU/Linux
  • Experience of building infrastructure in AWS using Terraform
  • Knowledge and experience of setting up and using configuration management tooling
  • Experience debugging complex, multi-server service in a high availability production environment

Ideal Characteristics:

  • An appetite for learning new technologies
  • Ability to converse with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Passion for getting stuck-in with hands-on projects
  • Fast learner who loves a challenge

What are the Responsibilities within this role?

Through working alongside some of the most talented people in the industry, you'll have the chance to help grow this clients community through the sharing of ideas and innovation. As a member of this team, you can expect to be:

  • Undertaking cross-functional engineering projects
  • Working with great technology, based on user centric design, modern open source technology, continuous integration/delivery, and modern software architectures
  • Working primarily with the following technologies:
    -Linux
    -AWS
    -Docker/Kubernetes
    -Terraform
    -Grafana/Prometheus
    -Python/Ruby/Go
    -Puppet

What are the Salaries and Benefits on offer?

Alongside offering salaries between £50-90k, our client is offering the following exceptional perks:

  • Benefits
  • Pension Contributions
  • Dental Care
  • Health Insurance
  • Exceptional Training Programmes
  • + More!

Please Note:

This is a Remote First role; whilst being largely remote, some wider UK travel may be required at times.

This role does require eligibility for SC Clearance; applicants must have been living in the UK for 5+ years, without leaving for a continuous period of 28 days or more.

Unfortunately, this opportunity is not available to candidates requiring Visa Sponsorship.

Next Steps:

If this opportunity is one which you'd like to hear more about, let's chat! Please reach out via LinkedIn or by attaching your CV to the submission box below.

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