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Automation Engineer SRE CI/CD

Job Title: Automation Engineer SRE CI/CD
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/14337/B/KS/190320_1584611203
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Automation Engineer (SRE Site Reliability CI/CD Infrastructure DevOps). Would you like to work on complex and interesting systems that provide daily challenges; collaborate with a friendly and upbeat team and improve your skills whilst enjoying a good work / life balance?

As the sole Automation Engineer /SRE at this scale-up technology company you will focus on the security, reliability and performance of the core product, sold to major retailers and leisure providers to enable customer referral incentives. You'll partner with the Head of Engineering and CTO ensuring that ISO27001 accreditation is maintained and compliance with GDPR.

Key responsibilities will include improving how the teams deliver software into production; identifying opportunities for improvement of the client facing product (e.g. improving MySQL queries, helping to ensure a new feature is ready to scale or reducing infrastructure costs); proactively identifying any security risks and troubleshooting as and when required.

You'll be working with a modern technology stack which is a Symfony 2 application deployed to AWS, managed by Terraform and SaltStack with multiple releases per week which you'll help to make more frequent. They've started to move towards Docker, Kubernetes and EKS.

You will be joining a friendly, upbeat team of technologists collaborating and enjoying what you do; there's free snacks, as much coffee as you can consume, regular social events and an individual and tailored training budget as well as £100 p/year to do push yourself to something you wouldn't normally do.

*Indepth software engineering experience and understanding of how to drive improvements with high quality code and testing
*Experience of designing applications with production strength, high traffic architectures and
*Good appreciation of complex SaaS platforms with high availability
*AWS or other Cloud platform
*Advocate of automation with a good knowledge of tools such as Terraform, SaltStack, Jenkins, Git as well as monitoring and logging tools such as the ELK (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana) stack and Prometheus / Grafana

As an Automation Engineer you'll earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Automation Engineer (SRE Site Reliability CI/CD Infrastructure DevOps) opportunity.

*Please note: this company is able to conduct an entirely remote interview process during the current circumstances*