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DevOps Engineer - 12 Month Fix Term Contract

Location: Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
 
Working within a talented team of technology experts, a DevOps Engineer will play a significant role in the delivery of high quality applications for our customers. Technology innovation in the Learning and Development industry is paramount, and through innovative solutions we aim to create a differentiator for our business that provides a legendary experience for our customers on every part of their journey with us.
 
As a DevOps Engineer at Insights you will support the evolution of the Insights API layer, which underpins our customer facing software technology stack, as well as our client facing web applications. 
 
You will work in a highly collaborative environment using a mixture of Agile and Waterfall methods.  You will leverage and promote our software frameworks, components and design patterns to deliver robust and scalable solutions.
 
 
What you’ll do to succeed
-  Design, build, and maintain a continuous deployment pipeline that is modern, scalable, robust, and reliably fast
-  Minimize downtime while guiding the team in moving from the current deployment process & pipeline to the new process & pipeline
-  Supporting proactive measurement and monitoring of application capacities and performance
-  Rearchitecting and migrating applications and servers to a cloud environment
-  Ensure quality of solutions by assisting in peer reviews and writing automated unit tests
-  Delivering System and SQL Reports on time and to specification
-  Clearly articulate your progress against the current project plan
-  Provide the appropriate level of documentation for solutions and contribute to the development, support, and operations knowledge base
-  Perform third-line application support
-  Be highly productive whilst balancing the need for quality and agility
-  Work collaboratively with the team
-  Understand our business and our customers
 
How you’ll show up
-  You are 100% responsible for your tasks, and ensure that you diligently follow through on them until they are satisfactorily addressed
-  You have a positive “Can do” outlook and work ethic
-  You look to collaborate with your team and others in the business
-  Problem solving is high on your list of things to do and you are tenacious in your drive to deliver on this
-  You are passionate about technology, always looking for the next piece that will allow deployment of our solutions to be better
-  You have a desire to deliver solutions that empower your team and please users
 
What you’re great at
-  Experience working as a server and / or network administrator in a software development environment
-  Experience supporting Windows web, application, and database servers (Linux servers are a bonus)
-  Experience moving applications to the cloud (especially Azure), and supporting them once there
-  Experience collaborating across technology functions, such as Infrastructure, Service Management, Software Development, and Applications
-  Managing the day-to-day operations of our build, testing, and continuous integration environment
-  Automating the dev process, including continuous integration, automated testing, and automated deployment (Jenkins, Docker, Puppet, etc)
-  Working with source / revision control systems, such as TFS and Jira
 
Please note this role is based in Dundee, Scotland
 
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