Infrastructure and Devops Engineer

  • DevOps
  • Permanent
  • London, UK

Overview

In this role you'll join our team of engineers responsible for the operation, administration, and security of the various TXODDS technology platforms.

You will also be working on the build out of new capabilities and the continual deployment of software releases and application upgrades across our existing estate.

Note: as part of this role you will be expected to participate in an "on-call" rota; potentially working on incidents out of hours and on weekends.

Key Responsibilities

Ensuring the 24/7 availability of systems, infrastructure and our real-time, low latency data services.

Designing, building and allocating compute resources as required by application, customer and business demand.

Operational management of our internal development toolsets and CI/CD workflows.

Enhancing and implementing redundancy and recovery procedures for our products and services.

Optimising the automated deployment and packaging of software component and release processes.

Monitoring and implementing backups and ensuring data resiliency and integrity.

Troubleshooting, fixing problems and owning issues through to resolution.

Skills Required

Experience managing Linux servers at scale – both virtual and bare metal.

Good networking skills – experience of managing switches, routers and firewalls.

Hands on experience of systems hardening measures and working on security controls.

Worked with configuration management systems such as Puppet and Ansible.

Strong knowledge of virtualisation and container concepts.

Skills in scripting with languages such as Python / Ruby / Perl.

Experience of Java and/or Scala based applications and systems.

Experience working with Kubernetes ( In Production! )

Confident working completely independently with a globally distributed remote team.

What’s in it for you?

You will be joining a highly motivated, focused, always moving forward team and successful expanding business with ample opportunity to grow.

As well as a competitive salary, our benefits package includes 20 days’ annual leave (plus bank holidays), a generous contributory pension scheme, and private health care.

As part of the Product Delivery Team you’ll also get advanced tools, books, and personal productivity applications, and conference attendance sponsorship.

Remote Interview & Hiring Process

TXODDS makes protecting the health and wellness of colleagues and candidates considering a career with ourselves the highest priority.

Our recruitment and on-boarding experience for this role will likely be fully virtual for the time being. Candidates interviewing will get to know their team over the phone and video, and this role will operate virtually upon hire until they return to the office.

Our goal is to provide you an on-boarding experience that will immerse you in our business and development culture and set you up for success.