Senior DevOps Engineer

Functietitel: Senior DevOps Engineer
Contract type: Blijvend
Locatie: Gatwick, West Sussex
Salaris: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Begin datum: asap
Referentie: 69708-ITENG-DVS_1498142541
contactnaam: David Sheppard
contact email:
job Gepubliceerd: June 22, 2017 15:42


I am working with a leading Digital Marketing Agency based in Surrey who due to expansion and growth plans are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer for their growing team. They are a diversified digital marketing agency which means you'll work on a range of environments

The role involves managing various types of Linux containers, virtual machines and servers predominantly housing LAMP/LEMP stack setups that host a wide range of web based technologies as well as maintaining and scaling web application servers and the services they run.

You will take ownership of projects working in a DevOps environment Communicating technical concepts to non-technical staff and the business to Implement new technologies.


· Managing large high traffic websites for Clients across multiple data centres globally
· Maintain end-to-end security ensuring best practices
· Provision and maintaining all servers using configuration management tools
· Architect and implement challenging web based production ready solutions
· Work closely with in-house web developers


Excellent knowledge of LAMP and LEMP environments
Expert understanding and effective application of LINUX command-line
Ability to scope and estimate technical builds.
Effectively conduct architectural reviews
Exposure to configuration management systems such as Puppet/Chef
Exposure to Continuous Development Tools such as Jenkins

Experience of using version control:

· Github
· Subversion
· Robust knowledge and understanding of Databases (MySql/ MariaDB)
· An understanding of Virtualisation Software (VMWare , OpenVZ, KVM, Docker )
· An understanding of public cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure)
· Knowledge of monitoring systems (Nagios, Cacti, ELK)

Personal skills

· Good verbal and communication skills
· Good time management skills
· Self-motivated with a sense of ownership.
· Flexible, versatile and copes well under pressure.
· Educated to degree level in Computer Science or equivalent.

The Company has a huge reputation within the industry and work with very well-known clients that will allow you to develop your career and technical ability.

This role is a career opportunity with a top Company so if you feel you have the above skills and are looking for a new challenge please apply or else call David Sheppard on 01737 236702