Senior DevOps Engineer

Location: UK (Belfast) / India (Bangalore) /Remote
Type: Full-time

Job Summary:

  • The DevOps Engineer will act as 2nd and 3rd tier of support for infrastructure-related issues – Bare Metal, Public Cloud and Private Cloud. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, curiosity for new challenges and will be champion in his domain with a customer-centric approach. They should have experience and familiarity with on-premise infrastructure, virtualisation, security and networking and be highly experienced with cloud computing and Infrastructure As Code.

 

Must-Have:

  • Infrastructure Support – Bare Metal, Data Centres Architecture, storage solutions (Netapp, cloud storage), LAN/WAN connectivity
  • Strong systems administration experience – Linux (different flavours), Windows Server, Sun/Solaris
  • Strong Public Cloud experience – GCP/Azure/AWS – deploying and managing services and infrastructures, scaling, cost management
  • Private Cloud knowledge – Openstack/Openshift, RHEL virtualisation, VMWare
  • IaC (Infrastructure as Code) experience – GitHub/Jenkins/Helm/Ansible/Terraform experience
  • Experience with Docker or similar container solution
  • Experience with orchestration tooling – Kubernetes
  • Selecting and deploying appropriate CI/CD tools
  • Monitoring solutions implementation – Nagios/Grafana/Zabbix
  • Understanding of SRE principles
  • Strong background in bash scripting

 

Soft Skill:

  • You own and take responsibility for the projects and tasks you’re assigned to
  • You lead them towards a solution and do whatever it takes to get to the resolution
  • You are proactive and seek help and teamwork to move forward
  • Good analytical and abstract thinking skills: able to find innovative solutions to complex problems
  • You take a top-down approach to solve problems and manage projects. You start first with the bigger picture
  • You are able to leave small details and problems to be tackled only after the high-level solution is defined and agreed upon.

 

Nice to have:

  • The ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of experience with a successful track record in working in a systems administration, networking and virtualized environment along with exposure to Azure, GCP, AWS
  • Professional Solution Architect certification in Azure, GCP, AWS
  • Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification in Azure, GCP, AWS
  • Netapp NCSA/NCSE certification
  • Professional Cisco certification – CCNA, CCNP

 

Apply via email to “optivarecruiting@optiva.com”

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