DevOps Engineer

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CATHEDRAL APPOINTMENTS LIMITED
Location
Exeter
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jan 2017
Expires
15 Jan 2017
Fantastic opportunity to work for part of one of the largest businesses in the UK and a leader within their field. This is very much a forward-thinking business and as such, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the newest technologies available. They are now looking for a DevOps Engineer to expand their team of leading IT and technical professionals. Responsibilities: - Systems/application support - o To support the Ops Team in ensuring the smooth functioning of the business applications and other server systems. - o Support on all internally developed applications to 3rd line technical support level. - o Facilitate technical and business operations knowledge transfer to the Systems Team, including documentation of systems architecture, operations and technical support standard operating practices. - Systems development - o Support all internally developed application transition and release support for all development activities - o Provide input on Technical Architecture and solutions in order to continuous improve all elements of the infrastructure. - o Contribute to major systems projects providing input into systems development - General systems maintenance and administration - o To ensure the business applications and systems are functioning correctly, by undertaking regular monitoring and analysis - o Working with other Systems Administrators in maintaining applications and related systems - Adopting a blend of developer and operations attitude to ensure successful delivery of various internal and external projects Requirements: Technical Requirements/Knowledge - Administration of IIS with .Net application connectivity - Continuous Integration tools - Apache administration (with Java and Tomcat application connectivity) - Web Server administration - Oracle/MS SQL database administration - Use/understanding of at least one high level programming language - Scripting (Perl, Python or Shell) - Windows and Linux OS Administration - Networking (LAN/WAN/Internet) This exciting opportunity will encompass a blend of systems/application support, systems development, maintenance and administration. Our client is looking for solid experience in a technical support and design role with previous experience of providing 3rd line support in a similar field. You will need to be able to analyse problems and determine appropriate solutions and have in-depth experience in a technical support encompassing varying hardware and software platforms. Excellent communication and problem solving skills are also key as is the ability to work under pressure. Keywords: Developer, IT Operations, Oracle, SQL, Programming, Perl, Python, Shell, 3rd line, Applications, Technology