DevOps / WinOps Engineer / Windows & PowerShell - SaaS Product


£450 - £500 a day

Windows Site Reliability / DevOps / WinOps Engineer - PowerShell - SaaS Product

Our client has developed their own cloud-based software product utilised within the entertainment and leisure sector. They are the leaders in their field and are going through a period of global and new market expansion.

You will be joining a central London based team of over 60 employees, based across London, Manchester and New York offices and working with over 250 clients within the entertainment sector around the UK and in North America.

The software application is a SaaS product and is a multi-tenant, scalable web application written in C# and backed by SQL Server. The application is hosted on a private cloud our client has designed.

Technical Environment:

Windows 2008/2012 - with a 2016 upgrade soon! 5 Physical Servers with 20-30 virtual servers
Potential AWS project to migrate Windows Servers into AWS in next few months
PowerShell scripting
XenServer for virtualisation
Puppet for configuration management/automation
Vyatta firewalls
NetScaler load balancers
Debian Linux for supporting services (mail servers etc.)
Jira, Bitbucket and Bamboo for issue tracking
Code hosting and CI
For disaster recovery AWS is used

You do not need to have experience in all the above technologies but it will be essential that you have solid Windows Server experience in supporting web based applications in conjunction with PowerShell scripting experience. You will be working in a team of five and you will be reporting to a very good Web Ops manager with a proven track record of leading infrastructure teams supporting SaaS products.

Primary activities will include:

Ensuring the system is hosted efficiently and runs quickly
Contributing to an uptime goal of 99.99% availability
Working closely with the Customer Support team to quickly resolve live system issues
Automating integration, testing and deployment for our live and DR systems
Helping keep infrastructure documentation up to date
Working closely with the engineering department (Development and QA) to achieve a continuous Integration / Delivery process for system updates and new features
Contributing to the maintenance of PCI-DSS compliance
Migrating client data from third-party systems to our clients'

This is such a great company with a really fab team and culture. You will enjoy working here both from a technical perspective and also from a working culture aspect too.

Windows Site Reliability / DevOps Engineer / WinOps - PowerShell - SaaS Product

Posted by London Office, 14 Feb