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Development Ops Engineer

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Development Ops Engineer

This person will work in a collaborative and innovative environment where design and implementation are both pragmatic and creative. We are looking to create a DevOps team who will have the role of managing the release and monitoring of projects. The successful candidate needs to have a keen interest in the operational side of the development life cycle.

About the Team

tifgroup is a fast paced and rapidly expanding full lifecycle travel insurance provider. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the latest technologies.

About the Role

This person will work in a collaborative and innovative environment where design and implementation are both pragmatic and creative.

We are looking to create a DevOps team who will have the role of managing the release and monitoring of projects. The successful candidate needs to have a keen interest in the operational side of the development life cycle.

Our platform includes the use of Jenkins and Octopus and the successful candidate must have experience in the advanced industry standard setup of these in a Windows environment. The candidate must have experience in utilising Python and Selenium automated test scripts into Jenkins.

We require a high level of experience in the monitoring, setup and defect investigations in Windows IIS server environments and ideally some experience in Linux.

Any experience in the deployment of non-standard implementations of Word Press and MySQL in Windows environments would also be hugely beneficial.

We value learning, invention and creativity and want to create a team that is highly motivated and productive.

Role Responsibilities
  • Setup and improvement of CI/CD platform using Jenkins and Octopus
  • Site reliability and performance (Monitoring, alerts, detailed error/outage investigation)
  • Liaising with IT operations including; server setup, backups, data storage, DNS, infrastructure and firewalls
  • Application Security including; documentation, websites, attack prevention and penetration testing
  • Managing SSL certificates and strategy

About the You

Personal Qualities
  • Self-motivating.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Multi-tasking.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Evaluate risk and make good decisions.
  • Flexible and willing to accept changing priorities.
  • Attention to detail.
Required Technical Skills & Qualifications
  • High level of experience in Jenkins and Octopus
  • Web service setup (Restful and SOAP)
  • Software Design Patterns
  • Database management, design and performance (MSSQL)
  • Internet Information Services
  • Windows Server environments
  • Good knowledge of SSL/TLS
Desired Technical Skills & Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science.
  • Interests in other programming languages
  • Interests or knowledge of a messaging technology e.g. RabbitMQ
  • Knowledge in Linux
  • Setup of WordPress and MySQL
  • Continuous Integration tools.
  • Windows Server Configuration

What’s next

Interested in working with us? Send us a cover letter and your CV or resume explaining why you’d be great for the job. We value your unique talents and point of view, so feel free to tell us what you are all about.

At tifgroup, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. tifgroup is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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