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Devops Engineer / Senior Systems Engineer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% Bonus and excellent pension

  • Contact:

    John Fitzharris

  • Contact email:

    itperm@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35261_1636375133

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Apple

Devops Engineer - Remote - excellent salary, pension and benefits package including bonus of up to 25%



Do you want to inspire a leading financial services organisation by helping them successfully adopt the next generation of cloud services to drive business advantage? Do you have a strong track record working with AWS to implement infrastructure as code? Do you have a strong drive and proven track record in automating change and service operations in production environments?

We are looking for Devops/Senior System Engineers - Cloud who can use their initiative and drive to help us automate and improve the build, run and change cycle to our AWS based environment as well as integrate key control mechanisms and complex audit and security requirements.



These roles require a unique blend of technical skills and experience. To be successful you will bring:

Enthusiasm and initiative in embedding a DevOps mind-set into ways of working, implementing automation and tightening feedback loops.
Experience in problem solving deployment using software engineering principles.
Strong systems administration background predominantly, Windows based.
Experience of scripting using technologies such as Python, Ansible, PowerShell.
Experience of Version Control using git.
Experience with Jenkins pipelines as code.
Experience with Docker.
Proven hands-on experience of AWS. Certification is a bonus but not a requirement.
Strong understanding of production scale multi-tiered systems architecture and service management principles.
Hands-On experience of managing complex terraform deployments.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to engage technical and business stakeholders at all levels, as well as strong technical documentation skills.
Able to undertake out of hours on-call duties as part of this and future roles within the engineering organisation.


There's no question that your role offers big challenges - and demands the skills to match. But for experienced IT professionals with a detailed expertise and technical know-how, we also offer a wide range of rewards. We're here to go the extra mile for our customers - and we'll do the same for you. It's simple. As long as you have the hunger to succeed, we'll offer the opportunity for grow.