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DevOps Engineer in Tipperary

DevOps Engineer in Tipperary

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  • Salary:

    €65k per year

  • Contact:

    Zsofia Nemeth

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  • Contact phone:

    019 60 97 84

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

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A great opportunity for a DevOps Engineer has arisen with one of our clients in Nenagh Tipperary.  You will be in collaboration with a multidisciplinary delivery team, be responsible for the deployment, monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance of critical enterprise API platform in production.

What you will be doing in the role:

  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing software on production systems; ensuring the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems.
  • Achieving a delivery process supporting continuous deployment.
  • Build, release and configuration management of production systems.
  • Pre-production Operational Acceptance Testing to assure the quality of our products / services.
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across infrastructure and application domains.
  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products.
  • Ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class security solutions.
  • Contribute significantly to implementing technical solutions and improvements within a collaborative, high trust, solutions delivery team.
  • Work independently when required, communicating regularly with stakeholders on solution implementation.
  • Provide technical coaching on complex issues to colleagues.
  • Be a proactive stakeholder in product quality.
  • Ability to analyse and prioritize incidents and determine root cause and thereafter affect resolution of issues in a timely manner.
  • Strong verbal, written and organizational skills and a strong customer focus.
  • Build a knowledge base on the applications and acquire subject matter expertise on the overall line of business.
  • Will perform additional job duties as required.

What you will need in the role:

  • 4+ years’ experience in DevOps engineering or similar role.
  • Experience and knowledge of one or more of the following technologies - IBM Datapower, Apigee and Drupal CMS.
  • 2+ years’ experience with using a broad range of cloud technologies (e.g. AWS - EC2, RDS, ELB,EBD, S3, VPC, Glacier, IAM, CloudWatch, KMS).
  • DevOps: Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools.
  • Scripting Skills: Strong scripting (e.g. Python, bash or PowerShell) and automation skills.
  • Operating Systems: Windows and Linux system administration.
  • Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios).
  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues.
  • DB Skills: Basic DB administration experience (Oracle, SQL Server, NoSQL).
  • Agile Methodologies: Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Networking: Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP).
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or other equivalent technical discipline.
  • Professional commitment to high quality, and a passion for learning new skills.
  • Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn new concepts and technologies.
  • Strong problem solving skills, including providing simple solutions to complex situations.
  • Must be a strong team player with the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively in a geographically disperse working environment.

The company will provide you with:

  • Competitive salary and benefit package.

The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Zsofia Nemeth from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on +353 1 6629120.

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