Senior DevOps Engineer CICD
Dev Ops Engineer
The Capital Markets business within the London Stock Exchange Group is responsible for the providing Exchange trading systems for the customers. This role is sits within the Application Services team in the technology division within Capital Markets. The responsibility of the team is to operate the trading platforms.
The role is for a dev ops engineer within the Application Services team. The engineer will be responsible for developing the infrastructure and automation to operate a new platform running within AWS.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in AWS cloud technologies as well as modern build, configuration and release management tooling and processes. In addition, some knowledge of managing infrastructure services would be useful, such as networking and system administration.
Own user stories end to end from requirements gathering through development and testing to implementation
Follow the code development and testing life cycle
Manage the implementation of change without adverse impact to continuity of service, adhering to existing change policy and processes, liaising with other business and technical teams where appropriate
Write and maintain support documentation, technical specifications and user guides.
Proactively identify and raise operational risks. Provide short term solutions whilst tracking long term resolution.
Provide technical expertise to the other areas of the group
Proactively identify and implement operational improvements for processes, performance and reliability
Work closely with stakeholders to ensure their requirements are met and that they have full visibility of implementation.
Support development changes, providing accurate estimates for time and capital costs, attending project meetings and analysing impact for proposed project work and meeting deadlines
Develop an understanding of procedures and SLAs for all services supported by the team.
Candidate Background and Skillset
5+ years of experience in enterprise DevOps
Strong background in Linux
Strong coding/scripting experience (BASH/Shell)
Experience with configuring and using a CI/CD tool such as Jenkins
Experience with provisioning and configuration management using Bitbucket, Ansible, Terraform or equivalent
Git source control using Bitbucket or equivalent
Experience with AWS - AWS API, EC2, S3, RDS, Lambda, Route53, VPC, CloudFront, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, IAM, ADFS
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proven ability to share information and work individually or as part of a team to solve problems
Understating of computer networks and underlying protocols
Pro-active approach to learning about and adapting to new technologies
Understanding of the build and operation of web sites
Experience of best practises to support always-on mission critical systems
Appreciation of the business processes and their importance
Knowledge of agile software development and DevOps philosophies
Experience with JIRA and Confluence
Experience with Java, Node.js and Python
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The Application Engineering team is made up of 4 members based in London.
The team is also required to support Saturday test activities and upgrades.
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