Snr Dev Ops Engineer Azure C#, Node, Powershell

Colossus Associates
13 Mar 2018
13 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Snr Dev Ops Engineer Azure C#, Node, Powershell

One of Birmingham's best kept secrets, a tech start up with a totally unique product offering are now at the next phase of growth. They are transforming a traditional market place by offering a product that genuinely makes a difference. If you are looking to work for a company that offers an ethical product and service , carry on reading!

They are looking for a passionate DevOps Administrator (Azure) to help deliver products and services using innovative, cutting edge technology. They are a fast-growing team based in a fantastic office in central Birmingham.
As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will be an integral part of the Agile technology team and will take responsibility for the administration, upgrade and support of the company’s cloud infrastructure, build & deployment systems, and the operational environments that software runs in.
You’ll be involved in a whole range of projects and need to be keen, enthusiastic and love working with other bright, motivated people to solve problems and build solutions. You should be a subject matter expert in your field, but not afraid to learn new technologies.
• Support and administer the cloud infrastructure (Microsoft Azure)
• Ensure the security of the systems and applications which will include working with third party testers
• Support, troubleshoot and administer the deployment and provisioning tools (TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, Git)
• Put in place Telemetry and monitoring (Prometheus, Grafana) so they can support and scale infrastructure
• Support the development teams in improving and optimising their build and deployment processes
• Manage and test operational backup and DR functions
• Any previous experience of GDPR beneficial

The ideal person will have
• In depth knowledge of Azure resource types including database provisioning
• Passionate about automation and improvement through DevOps
• Understanding of Cloud & Virtualisation Environments (Microsoft Azure Platform)
• Working Knowledge of C#, Node, Powershell
• Knowledge of build & deployment tools (TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, Git)
• Experience with version control systems
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

Nice to have
• Experience using Azure App Service, SQL Server and Storage Accounts
• Broad understanding of IT best practice and concepts including networking, DNS, systems administration, certificate management and troubleshooting
• Knowledge/understanding of web development
• Experience working with Agile and/or Scrum development processes
• Active interest in keeping up with industry practice and latest developments

In return you will be offer a role in a caring but fun company based 10 minutes walk from New Street & Snow Hill station