London, England, £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Support Team
Infrastructure Engineer (Unix Linux GCP Docker Bash) Are you an operations expert, looking for an opportunity to use your specialist technical skills to support the infrastructure of one of the most visited websites in the UK?
With over 6.5 billion page views a month, this website houses a vast amount of invaluable data. As an Infrastructure Engineer, you'll be instrumental in supporting the business-wide infrastructure operation, collaborating with DBA, SRE and Infrastructure teams to maintain, enhance and optimise the technical infrastructure and systems across the company.
You'll work with diverse, modern tools and technologies, including Unix, Docker, Kafka, ElasticSearch, Bash/ Python, microservices and networking, and will be encouraged to explore new and emerging technologies to determine what the best tool is for the task at hand.
The ideal candidate will be a proactive team player with strong Unix/ Linux administration skills, keen to accelerate their career in a role that encompasses ownership, autonomy and clear paths to career progression.
*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll join colleagues in London offices in due course, with continued flexible work opportunities including 1-2 days a week working from home*
*You have strong Unix/ Linux administration skills
*You can script in either Bash and/or Python
*You have an understanding of how websites work; HTTP, DNS, TCP/IP
*You have knowledge of networking foundations, switching, routing, load balancing etc.
*You have a good understanding of IT infrastructure component
*You have cloud experience (they use GCP, Azure/ AWS experience also considered if candidate has Terraform)
*Ideally you will have come from a BigCommerce/ highly scaled website background
*Highly desirable: VMWare / Kubernetes / Swarm Clusters / Docker / Kafka / ElasticSearch experience
As an Infrastructure Engineer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £75k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.
If you are interested in this Infrastructure Engineer (Unix Linux GCP Docker Bash) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.