Open Position -

DevOps Engineer

REF. NO:
NUK-DevOps

THE ROLE:

The role is to help software engineering functions at NewsUK as part of the Engineering Productivity Team, using Infrastructure-as-code to help build and deliver CI/CD pipelines and enable teams to release early, effectively and confidently. This is a new team that has been formed to enable a shift to a full DevOps culture at NewsUK.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO SOMETHING BIG:

  • Enable the Platform development team deploy their new, modern web architecture
  • Balance proof-of-concept and production-grade ways of working
  • Designing a highly available, scalable, secure, optimised, and compliant core cloud infrastructure
  • Capturing and defining the cloud infrastructure design as code using Packer, Terraform, and Ansible
  • Integrating Jira, Github, and continuous deployment tools, to build a robust automated workflow that fully satisfies QA requirements
  • Help build and maintain CI/CD tools, including advanced deployment techniques like blue/green and canary deployments
  • Working with operations to automate the execution and reporting of application, systems, security, acceptance, compliance, and performance testing
  • Debating and supporting analysis required to take informed decisions on the systems architecture
  • Maintaining the end-to-end service delivery cycle
  • Provide guidance and support to teams to enable them to release code continuously and confidently

OUR IDEAL TEAMMATE HAS/IS:

  • Knowledge of designing and implementing CI/CD pipelines, from the ground up
  • Knowledge of building and maintaining infrastructure for CI/CD pipelines
  • AWS and cloud systems, particularly at ‘the edge’ including Cloudfront, API Gateway, Route 53, ELBs, ASGs and surrounding web-tier infrastructure
  • Experience of Packer, Terraform, Docker and Ansible
  • Scripting languages - Python, Bash, Ruby, etc.
  • Experience writing and creating documentation and diagrams to support your work

WHY JOIN US:

  • 25 Days Paid Leave
  • Supplemental Health & Dental Care
  • Competitive Remuneration Package
  • Exceptional Social Package & Special Discounts
  • Innovative & Agile Teams
  • Challenging Projects & Leading-edge Technologies
  • Friendly & Supportive Atmosphere
  • Socially Responsible Company
  • Tech & Soft Skills Training
  • Team Bonding Events
  • Fruity Afternoons & Beer Thursdays
  • Excellent Office Location & Facilities & a wonderful terrace
  • Relaxing & Gaming Areas
  • Free Bike Parking & Shower