Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Dev Ops, Cloud & Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gary Johnstone

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Job Title: Senior DevOps Engineer
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000

About the Senior DevOps Engineer Role:
This is a brand new role and brand new discipline with this growing and progressing company based in the centre of Edinburgh and a fantastic opportunity to help shape DevOps for the organisation and to grow a team you could eventually take 'ownership' of however to start, this is very much a busy, hands-on position!

About You

We are looking for an experienced DevOps professional, someone who is knowledgeable and passionate about their profession and will be confident in helping shape and run the CI / CD environment whilst making supporting improvements to existing processes and functions. We are looking for someone comfortable working on their own but happy to mentor and support more junior staff going forward. We are looking for an innovative person, someone who is willing to make the technical suggestions required and able to work with others teams in the UK office and further afield on a remote basis. Communication is a key aspect for this company so you must be comfortable engaging with people of all levels and capacities and comfortable in presenting options and solutions.

Essential Skills and Competencies:
* Experience within CI /CD: Jenkins, GitLab-CI or Teamcity
* Dockers, Amazon AW, IXC
* Bash, PowerShell, KSH and/or Groovy scripting
* Maven, Nexus, MSBuild and/or Ant
* Chef and/or Kubernetes
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Fluency in a second language would be advantageous

About the Company

This company are based in very centre of Edinburgh with various modes or transport and a short walk from either train station making it applicable to people out-with Edinburgh. Their office has all the mod-cons and amenities you could want including bike racks and showers for the cyclists amongst us, a fully equipped kitchen but many shops, etc close to the office also. This is a very multi-cultural company who are heavily investing in their team through organic growth making it an excellent time to join.

Salaries of £40,000 - £60,000 subject to experience will be considered and will be complemented by some excellent staff benefits.

Applicants must have the existing right to live and work in the UK as visa sponsorship is sadly not an option. The interview process is typically 2 stages with the first being telephone and a 2nd being a mandatory interview in-person in Edinburgh and the hiring manager has promised to begin the processes you as a candidate can manage.

For more details of the Senior DevOps Engineer position, please send in your CV as the first step. A cover letter is not essential.

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