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WebOps Engineer (Azure or AWS)

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum

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    Lesley Morgan

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    7 days ago

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WebOps Engineer


£50,000 - £60,000

Do you want to work for an established client in Southampton who offer flexible working hours, 5% Pension, On-going technical training, investment in staff and a lovely office atmosphere described by its current employees as "innovative company, hardworking and friendly team" in an "environment where people genuinely care about each other. Everyone is important and makes an impact on the business success."

If so read on, there is an exciting new opportunity for a WebOps Engineer to join their constantly expanding team. You will be passionate about Web, Internet technologies, Agile and DevOps practices. Although my client leverage both Azure and AWS they would prefer someone who is stronger and more confident in Azure based cloud operations if possible. What differentiates you from the DevOps team is that you will bridge the gap between the internal resources and the cloud environments.

  • Working across multiple delivery teams to promote and enable DevOps practices
  • Delivering common web/cloud infrastructure platforms and patterns for continuous delivery, automated deployments and robust monitoring
  • Designing and managing large scale web hosting environments
  • Supports incident response, post-mortems and improvement
  • Participate in multi-disciplinary team events as required
  • Terraform, Puppet config management tools
  • CI/CD pipeline creating and deployment using Jenkins, ansible, Azure DevOps etc. - or similar
  • Strong Azure/AWS PaaS, IaaS
  • Security best practices
  • In-depth knowledge of LAMP stack administration and common Linux-based web infrastructure and applications - Varnish, Nginx, Apache, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Mongo. Includes scripting, performance tuning and hardening

Nice to have:

  • In-depth experience of Internet engineering, technologies, processes and protocols, layers 2/3/4/5 incl. TCP/IP, NAT, firewalls, load balancers and WAFs
  • Comprehensive experience of non-web Internet protocols and technologies, including DNS, SSL/TLS, FTP, SMTP etc
  • Experience designing and administering website and content management publishing systems (WordPress) at scale - CDN-caching/web/application/database

If this sounds like you then please send your CV to