Cloud / Devops engineer


Location: Hemel Hempstead


Salary: Competitive salary and AMAZING Virgin benefits!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud/Devops Engineer to join our WiFi team in Hemel Hempstead! In this role you’ll automate and streamline our operations and processes, building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. You’ll also troubleshoot and resolve issues in our development, test and production environments, ensuring we are following best practice and designing secure maintainable solutions.

We’re looking for someone who loves delivering quality software into production. You’ll know software development, but really love designing production environments that work brilliantly. You’ll love to automate, make things work and get things done, and although you know your way around the entire stack, you just prefer DevOps!

Day to day work will include (but not be limited to!):
*Designing automated deployment processes, and how we do monitoring and alerting
*Maintaining & optimising databases, ensuring DR is slick and tested
*Improving our continuous deployment process, getting changes rolled out faster and with confidence.
*Tuning our systems, getting auto-scaling working like a dream
*Leading, coaching and growing our DevOps practice by bridging development, Operations and Test.

Skills required for this role are:

*CI/CD (Jenkins, Go, etc), config management (chef, puppet), git
*Excellent scripting skills
*At least one of python, perl, ruby, etc
*Familiarity with running production cloud deployments (AWS, Google Cloud)
*Knowledge in security
*Familiarity with Docker

Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. You can trust us to do the right thing by you. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too. Get ready for a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension and, of course, discounts on our fantastic mobile, broadband and cable.

We are proud to work with Everywoman to champion the advancement of women in business, and through our partnership with Scope to help one million disabled people get into and stay in work by the end of 2020. We strive to build a diverse and sustainable workforce where gender balance and parity are integral features of our workplace, and where disabled candidates and employees can confidently perform to their full potential through our Work with Me adjustment process. If you are thinking about applying for a job with us and have a condition or impairment that could impact your performance we’ll be happy to work with you to explore adjustment options. Consideration will also be given to applications made for part-time or flexible working hours.

Sound like something you might be interested in? Get in touch to find out more!