Systems and Deployment Specialist

Job Title: Systems and Deployment Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72285-ITENG-JNB_1534264066
Contact Name: Janne Bate
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 17:27

Job Description

This role can be based in either the Guildford or Newcastle office.
Due to organic growth, a new, vacancy for a Deployment Engineer.

The Deployment Engineer role will suit someone with in-depth technical experience or someone who is looking for a step-up in their career.

Your role will be varied and working within the Software Development and Engineering teams. You will cover the deployment and configuration of our hosted solutions, either on company data centre, cloud or hosted on internal and external client infrastructure.

You will be working with various teams across the world and covering multiple projects and systems - verifying in size and complexity.

¤ Software and deployment engineer - Maintaining complex configuration across multiple systems that are critical to correct operation. Support the release flow from development through to production, and help manage the environments used in the product release process
¤ Scripting - to support operation and deployment.
You will also be supporting both experienced and early careers members who are domain experts in their respective fields.
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.

Essential skills:
¤ Experience in a similar Applications Support Role
¤ Experience in a mixed OS Systems Support role ¤ Development and management of scripts.
¤ Configuration control / Version Control
¤ JBoss / Wildfly
¤ Experience with system and network security

Any experience in the following would be of interest: - but not essential, as training will be provided:
¤ Application architecture including distributed application development (Docker, Kubernetes)
¤ Ability to automate system build, configuration and deployment (Jenkins/Hudson)
¤ Management of production web services (Apache, Tomcat, etc.)
¤ Java, SQL and AngularJS

You will also be further trained or up-skilled into:
¤ Ansible (core)
¤ Databases and database management (ODBC, Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, Oracle)
¤ JBoss CLI, Vault and messaging subsystem
¤ Cloud infrastructure (Google, AWS)
¤ GIS, Spatial Data and OGC services and OGC standards

This role requires world-wide travel a couple of times a year and security clearance or will require being eligible for clearance by the recognised authorities.