DevOps Engineer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Investec Bank plc
  • 17 Oct 18

DevOps Engineer

Description of role and key responsibilities
The main function of the role is to service Private Bank Application Teams by providing a Private Bank IT Ops capability. This includes:

  • Infrastructure (Windows, .NET, IIS, SSL, AD, GPO, DNS, Backups, DR, Firewall, Load Balancer)
  • CI/CD (Stash, TeamCity, Nexus, Octopus Deploy, Powershell)
  • Monitoring (Nagios, Splunk, Telegraf, Grafana, DynaTrace, PagerDuty)
  • Security (PAM, CyberArk, Nessus, Pen Tests)
You will be expected to configure servers, create release pipelines, setup monitoring, and ensure that the platform is secure. You will need to ensure that Developers, Testers and App Support engineers are able to operate the release process, receive monitoring feedback, and fix Production issues with minimal input from IT Ops i.e. be self-sufficient wherever possible.
You will be expected to assist with future changes to servers, release pipelines, monitoring and security as required.
You will be expected to act as an escalation point for Production issues when application teams are unable to resolve them alone, this includes all matters relating to servers, release pipelines, monitoring and security.
Core skills and knowledge
  • Windows 2008/2012/2016
  • IIS 7/8
  • PowerShell
  • Administering CI / CD Pipelines
  • OSI Model
  • SQL Server with good knowledge of SQL and T-SQL
  • TLS/SSL with client certificate authentication
  • Monitoring systems including APM
It would be advantageous for the candidate to have knowledge of:
  • TeamCity
  • Octopus Deploy
  • Splunk
  • Nagios
  • Jira and Confluence
  • Dynatrace