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DevOps Engineer (Azure Octopus)

  • Location:

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

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    Systems Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Morgan

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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DevOps Engineer
Basingstoke, Hampshire or Gateshead, Newcastle
£45,000 - £50,000

Are you an expert DevOps professional with experience in an Agile environment? We are currently recruiting for a DevOps Engineer to join our Authentication division based either at our Head Office in Basingstoke, Hampshire or Gateshead, Newcastle.

What we are looking for:
· Strong understanding and commercial experience of developing and maintaining Azure DevOps build and deployment pipelines
· Excellent commercial experience of developing and maintaining Octopus deployments
· Highly knowledgeable in ARM or similar templating technologies
· Highly knowledgeable in Ansible or similar infrastructure as code technologies
· Skilled in platform debugging using industry standard tools and technologies
· Commercial software development experience of working as part of an agile team
· Commercial experience of developing software within a continuous deployment environment;
· Knowledge of IP networking, VPNs, DNS, Load balancing and Firewalls
· Good technical skills with knowledge of solution design and application architecture
· Ability to envision and deliver software infrastructure that meet user needs and/or solve business problems
· Ability to design infrastructure solutions to meet complex and challenging user requirements
· Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously
· Ability to articulate and gain engagement for ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences
· Experience of successfully designing and developing complex development infrastructure in Azure DevOps
· Experience of managing code repositories, particularly Azure DevOps and Git
· Hands-on experience of designing and maintaining deployment solutions with Octopus
· Experience of developing and maintaining solutions using either Azure Cloud or AWS.

What you will be doing:
· Design and develop simple, maintainable build and delivery pipelines to ensure builds are consistently delivered into our environments with high reliability
· Focus on the Development Team needs, driving incremental delivery of software that has the highest value and address areas of most risk in a timely manner
· Work closely across the multi-disciplinary team to ensure the team delivers its commitment
· Continuously drive improvement with yourself, the team and the department through ways of working with more agility and introducing technologies
· Promote knowledge sharing across the team and department, ensuring that we work as closely and effectively as possible
· Support the Divisional leadership team in executing on the strategy for Authentication in terms of the core GRS and Brand Protection proposition
· Build and embed (industry standard) operational best practices to sustain rapid growth and drive greater control of operations, profitability and risk
· Contribute to the development of a strong Divisional operating model, building strong interactions, processes and enablers across functions and team
· Provide subject matter expertise to support effective decision making and provide input as required to the annual strategic planning and budgeting cycles
· Support, instil and follow the governance and operational disciplines applicable across the Division.

If you have the relevant skills and would like to be considered please send your CV to or call 02380 7656804 or find me on LinkedIn.