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Working within an Infrastructure and DevOps team of 4, you will be building, and delivering scalable containerised apps with Kubernetes in an Azure cloud environment. You will support our legacy web application server environment, and work on the build and architecture of our rebuilt containerised application.
Experience with Azure, Kubernetes and Docker are essential
Knowledge of building, and delivering scalable containerised apps with Kubernetes
Strong understanding of cloud networking architecture, such as Cisco ASAv/FTD/FMC and load balancers
Track record of managing Linux servers in a public cloud environment
To comply with all technical and security processes by design practices.
Proven experience creating cloud platforms based around a cloud-native modern tech-stack
Good written and verbal communication skills and good standard of English
Have a desire to keep up to date with technology changes
Be adaptable in working, with multiple priorities that can change regularly
Investigate and track down bugs and create resolutions
Accurately record issues, features and business requirements
Building and setting up development tools and infrastructure
Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying this to developers
Producing detailed documentation for the cloud infrastructure to demonstrate both logical network and server design
Identify tools and methods to automate and improve development and release processes
Ensuring systems are safe and secure against cybersecurity threats
Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and ‘fixes’
Working alongside software developers to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended
Planning cloud architecture projects and being involved in project management decisions
We are multi-award winning including being named in the renowned RegTech100 list for 2022.
We have fantastic facilities at our head office in Ilkley which was designed with employee welfare and fulfilment in mind and includes numerous breakout areas, coffee pod machines, reading space, an onsite gym, onsite parking, gaming area, pool table and table tennis, free fruit delivered weekly
We regularly review personal development goals and provide support for your progression
Our excellent benefits package includes up to 30 days annual leave per year
Various weekly recognition schemes
Employee engagement and activities committee that plans activities throughout the year
Two big company celebrations per year - summer and winter events
Employee referral bonus
Company pension scheme, comprehensive private medical scheme and life insurance
We have a proactive focus on inclusion & diversity and supporting social mobility through our DE&I Group; we are keen to meet with a diverse pool of candidates
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