Linux Systems Operations Engineer

DevOpsGuys Ltd
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£50,000 - £70,000
18 Apr 2017
27 Apr 2017
Linux Systems Operations Engineer Linux Systems Operations Engineer: Mid/Senior - Location: Cardiff - open to remove work for the right candidate Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 pa depending on experience - Linux - System Administration - Cloud - Agile What We Do. We transform and accelerate the way that organisations deliver software. We believe that DevOps offers a new operating model for IT departments to deliver software at speed and therefore we help large organisations fundamentally change the way they build, deliver and run software. Making a significant difference to the companies we work with is immensely satisfying. Our beliefs underpin the culture that we have built at DevOpsGuys: Teamwork matters There is no glory in winning alone Embrace the journey Living at the edge of change is hard Fail Fast, fail Safe Failure is an option Love to learn Share your experiences Take action Through change we bring opportunity So, are you ready to change the world? We're extending our team of talented people and require a number of Linux System Operations Engineers, with an inquiring mind-set to join our rapidly growing team to support and maintain ongoing in house and on-site operations. This is a challenging and highly rewarding role for an ambitious Linux System Operations Engineer to join a fast- growing and market leading company, working hands-on with the latest infrastructure technologies. The skills you'll need: - Good knowledge of Linux systems - Good knowledge of at least one of the following: RedHat/CentOS, Debian/Ubuntu, Arch/Gentoo - Good understanding of at least two of the following: Apache, MySQL, Nginx, PgSQL - Strong background in System Management including: Operating system patching, Networking, Security management - Understanding of concepts surrounding automated configuration management - Ability to use system tools to troubleshoot issues - Ability to write RCA's and similar reports - Github/Bitbucket/Launchpad account with examples of code from past projects - Understanding or experience of at least one cloud platform, preferably Azure, AWS, UKCloud (SkyScape) or OpenStack Nice to have: - Experience or knowledge of working in an Agile environment - Experience of at least one configuration management tool - Experience or knowledge of at least one programming language - Experience or knowledge of at least one scripting language - An understanding of why testing is important - Experience or knowledge of Test Driven Development Our Culture: Our values are part of our everyday. - Teamwork matters - we are a team not individuals - Embrace the journey - positively engaging our team & customers in a changing environment - Fail fast, fail safe - an environment that encourages innovation & continuously improves - Love to learn - sharing experiences to boost skills & innovation - Take action - action speaks louder than words What DevOpsGuys offers: Salary - Annual pay reviews to reward performance and increase our high achievers capacity to earn Bonus - Every year exceptional team members are given an extra 'thanks' for being top notch Training Allowance - Every permanent team member is allocated a training allowance Monthly 'Top DOG' Award - To recognise and thank an outstanding team member Holidays - 25 days holiday bank holidays and an extra day off for your birthday on us Pension - Our contribution to your Pension Plan is well above the statutory minimum Remote Working - DevOpsGuys embrace the cloud To apply for the Linux System Operations Engineer role, please send your CV via email by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.