• Location: England, London
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training, bonus, pension
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 30th Sep, 2019
  • Reference: 15/7/19_1569847621
Junior DevOps Engineer, 45k, Progression Options

We want to make educational content easily accessible and affordable. Our main objective is to have unlimited access to over 200,000+ academic titles for the price of a single book.

We are seeking a DevOps Engineer to manage the AWS Cloud and its services supporting our platform. The role will primarily involve cloud systems administration, shell scripting, CI/CD configuration, release management and container management.

We are looking for an experienced team player and ideally will have a strong understanding of AWS.

What we'll give you

* Central London workplace
* Competitive salary
* Personal development budget
* Flexible working hours

What will you do?

* Administer the companies AWS Cloud and its managed services as part of our infrastructure team.
* Set up and configure deployment pipelines for containerised and serverless applications
* Configure development and test environments
* Produce and maintain infrastructure utilising infrastructure as code techniques.
* Monitor platform activity/telementry and design appropriate auto-scaling policies
* Co-manage cloud security, VPC, Firewall, Role-based control
* Co-ordinate and manage security updates, patches and platform releases
* Engage in backup management and disaster recovery preparation

What is required from you

* A degree in a technical field
* Experience creating, managing and monitoring AWS cloud infrastructure and production
* Understanding of AWS shared security model and implications for infrastructure management
* Experience with continuous delivery techniques and DevOps best practises
* Understanding of Docker and container orchestration
* Experience of system administration and shell scripting (Bash)
* Familiarity with infrastructure as code (CloudFormation/Terraform)
* Technical skills: Linux, AWS, Docker, continuous delivery, database management, Bash scripting, serverless (cloud functions) - required experience is 1 year

To be shortlisted for this vacancy then contact Bethany Greenwood-Fox, Recruitment Consultant on,
B.greenwood@jeffersonfrank.com or 0191 814 7786