• Location

    Loughton, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Aamar Ahmad

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Dev Ops

  • Do you have Powershell scripting experience?
  • Are you experienced in back office functions including firewall and server security?
  • Do you have solid understanding of software installation and server monitoring?

The Recruitment Crowd (TRC) is a recruitment agency based in Burley in Wharfedale and are proud to be a recruitment partner to a financial services company based in Essex. A growing business with an exciting, vibrant environment, they are looking to hire a Senior Dev Ops to lead the various development operations required around fixing maintaining and upgrading production and testing server infrastructure.

You will be doing

  • Responding and liaising with our hosting provider to co-ordinate infrastructure maintenance.
  • Patching and updating operating systems.
  • Migration of both third party and bespoke in-house applications to servers in the Azure cloud.
  • Maintaining dedicated web (production servers including the production DB) and cloud servers (testing servers including the testing environment, CI and deployment servers).
  • Automating and maintaining scripted processes
  • Creating and maintaining policies and procedures, infrastructure diagrams and IT/ Network documentation.
  • Making recommendations and implementing process and infrastructural changes.

Must be fluent in the following

  • Powershell scripting.
  • Windows including software installation, user access and security, SSL installation, server monitoring (performance and intrusion detection tools).
  • Firewall and server security.

Desirable Skills / Experience

  • Linux administration including software installation, user access and security, SSL monitoring (performance and intrusion detection tools).
  • Azure and AWS infrastructure experience
  • Source control, preferably Git
  • DB administration knowledge
  • Octopus Deploy
  • Teamcity Server
  • C# coding experience

Excellent salary plus benefits package
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