DevOps Engineer (Contract)

Leicester, England, United Kingdom

Description

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to work on client side with one of our partners on an initial 3 month contract in Leicestershire.


You will be responsible for supporting and improving our partners' production environments and everything around them. You should have strong Linux skills, be able to script in bash, have used automation (Ansible), and have experience using AWS. Our partner is building automated CI/CD pipelines so any experience with Jenkins will be an advantage. You will also need to understand web (Apache/Nginx) and database technologies (MySQL/Aurora), containerisation (Docker), and container orchestration (ECS). Any knowledge of monitoring (CloudWatch/ELK/Zabbix) and how to integrate these with existing and new services, will also be an advantage. Their aim is to have a fully automated CI/CD pipeline which allows us to deploy with zero downtime and you will play a large part in building this.


There will be a lot to learn! To work successfully within this role, it's important to have significant experience within the LAMP stack. All our microservices run on Nginx, so this is a priority but it’s fine if you are more familiar with Apache or Tomcat. We would expect detailed knowledge of LAMP environments and an engineering mind-set towards picking up new skills around this stack. You'll be confident troubleshooting Linux; the flavour isn't important. We use Centos and Redhat, alongside Amazon Linux on EC2, so experience using any of those would be an advantage.

Requirements

Ansible

Bash

AWS

Docker

ECS

Apache

Centos, Redhat

Linux on EC2

Benefits

About Mindera

At Mindera we use technology to build products we are proud of, with people we love.

Software Engineering Applications, including Web and Mobile, are at the core of what we do at Mindera.

We partner with our clients, to understand their product and deliver high performance, resilient and scalable software systems that create an impact in their users and businesses across the world.

You get to work with a bunch of great people, where the whole team owns the project together.

Our culture reflects our lean and self-organisation attitude. We encourage our colleagues to take risks, make decisions, work in a collaborative way and talk to everyone to enhance communication.

We are proud of our work and we love to learn all and everything while navigating through an Agile, Lean and collaborative environment.


Check out our Blog: http://mindera.com/ and our Handbook: http://bit.ly/MinderaHandbook

Our offices are located: Aveiro, Portugal | Porto, Portugal | Leicester, UK | San Diego, USA | San Francisco, USA | Chennai, India | Bengaluru, India

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