DevOps Engineer - --Exeter

£40000 - £55000 per annum + 26 day holiday, 1 to 2 days remote

We are looking for a DevOps engineer or a System Admin Engineer looking to move into DevOps to work for a leading technology company



Your Candidate Profile:

We are looking for people with the following skills and experience:

You don't need all but empasis on Linux, Networking and some automation or cloud

* 5+ years’ experience scripting experience with tools like Java, Python, Perl, Ruby, Ant, and Maven.
* 5+ years experience in cloud technologies.
* 5years of experience in orchestration and automation; chef, puppet, Ansible, CLI scripts, etc.
* 5+ years’ experience working in an agile environment
* Strong background in Linux Administration
* Good knowledge of networking, including firewalling, load balancing, routing.
* Working knowledge of at least one of monitoring technologies: Nagios, Zabbix, Prometheus.
* Must have a good knowledge of infrastructure and configuration management tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform or similar).
* Good proficiency in AWS stack (EC2, ELB/ALB, RDS, EMR, VPCs/networking, S3), including, but not limited to, writing scripts on top of boto3( for python) or similar(for other languages) libraries and extensive use of AWS cli.
* Strong experience with SQL, MySQL/MariaDB administration experience (including, but not limited to optimizing SQL queries and database in general, setting up replication, clustering, etc(). Experience with NoSQL databases (MongoDB) is a plus.
* Proficiency (medium level) in at least one of following languages (e.g. Java, Python, Ruby, Go, etc.) and desire to learn others. Specifically, most tools are developed in-house in Go and Python and you are expected to be able to improve/modify them if needed.
* Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
* Good knowledge containerization technologies (Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes) including, but not limited to, understanding of how networking and task scheduling works.
* Good working knowledge of source control technologies (e.g. Git, subversion).
* Prior production experience with and knowledge of at least one of following MQ technologies: RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, Kafka.
* Prior experience in architecting and working with distributed systems is a plus.
* Good understanding of SOA

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WA Consultants is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as described within The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

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  • Consultant: Julian Menzies
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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