DevOps Engineer (Bristol) 1271

Flexys is hiring a DevOps Engineer - or a Systems Administrator wishing to become one - to learn and to help run our cloud infrastructure, continuous delivery and automation.

We're building highly scalable applications that manage debt more effectively and provide a sustainable and positive experience for consumers. We're growing our engineering team and building out our digital engagement platform, applying machine learning and other AI techniques through Agile approaches.

Pairing with Julia, our lead on infrastructure, we'll help you get up to speed on our systems, building on your strengths and supporting a range of operational duties and new projects. This is a supportive environment within which to build upon your Linux skills, at any stage of your career.

We're always open to new things and you can help influence where we go and how we get there.

Projects within our DevOps team

  • Evolving our continuous delivery pipelines
  • Helping design and implement our cloud infrastructure (Kubernetes, GCP)
  • Managing vulnerability scanning and penetration testing to protect sensitive personal data
  • Driving performance and reliability testing
  • Influencing product development to improve deployability, reliability and quality

We're looking for

  • Someone ready to help run a dependable, effective, approach to DevOps
  • Adaptability, from a fast-learner keen to hone skills in automation
  • Some experience of Linux administration
  • Good scripting skills, using any of Bash, Python, Ruby, etc.
  • Someone comfortable becoming a technical hub for customers, development, support and delivery
  • Considering Systems Admin or DevOps jobs in Bristol such as: DevOps Engineer | Infrastructure Engineer | Site Reliability Engineer | Linux Systems Administrator | Platform Engineer | Linux Systems Engineer etc.

Current tools - we'll help you get up to speed

Concourse | Docker | Kubernetes | Git | Shell | Nginx | Helm | Prometheus | Grafana | Google Cloud Platform

Salary and benefits

  • £40,000 to £60,000+ negotiable, we are keeping an open mind
  • Discretionary relocation assistance
  • Flexible working environment - tell us what you need
  • 30 days holiday + bank holidays | medical cover | life cover | contributory pension | open source friendly IP Rights agreement | personal development budget available | conference involvement encouraged | time for open source contributions | on site cafe / restaurant | on site showers and changing rooms | option to bring your own device | standing desks, supportive chairs, high quality screens, choice of teas, coffee

About us

Flexys was formed in 2016 by a group of debt management solution specialists looking to dramatically improve on the status quo in the industry. This is a chance to be a formative team member, building things from the ground up and making a positive impact. We offer a flat team structure with responsibility and autonomy. We strive to be honest, transparent, non-bureaucratic and supportive, and we offer real creative freedom. We strongly value learning and doing things properly. We're also proponents of open source, functional and reactive programming, TDD and Agile. A growing team, we're hiring for someone who shares our belief in providing highly effective front end solutions and who is positive about improving their craft in software engineering. https://www.flexys.co.uk/

Location: Future Space, UWE (well served by public transport, cycle routes, and with on-site parking)

Even if your CV isn't ready, please talk with Vittoria at techfolk to find out more:

0117 318 2447 | hello@techfolk.co.uk | @we_are_techfolk

RECRUITERS: Flexys has selected techfolk as our recruitment partner and cold calling is not welcomed.