interAct Consulting Limited

Azure DevOps Engineer Fully Remote

interAct Consulting Limited

Lancashire, United Kingdom Full-time in I.T. & Communications
  • Salary: £65000 - £90000 / YEAR
  • Job ID 1488490

Job Description

We’re looking for an Azure DevOps Engineer to “run the platform”, our team and products for our leading customer in a commercial environment. Fully remote and working on some really engaging stuff. You will work closely with the engineering and technical support teams to resolve issues and maintain a high quality of service to our customers.Key Responsibilities

  • Take responsibility for the work stack for the team in Jira, ensure tickets are well structured, prioritised and addressed accordingly;
  • Help people within the team (6 total) on technical issues when required, ensure they are setup for success;
  • Peer review of team members work before actioning (definition of done);
  • Notify people of change (support etc ) to feed back to customers when items of work are complete or when there are issues on the platform;
  • Build best practices are alerting and monitoring;
  • Review of existing process and documentation of missing processes for the team and the platform.
  • Work with the developers on deploying the applications into customer environments with the team, including some out of hours scheduling;
  • Identify tasks that can be automated and work with the engineers on these items accordingly;
  • Review the Azure setup, produce a report on the problems with the platform, prioritise with the Head of Projects/Services;

Essential Skills

  • 2 years+ experience in an operational role with a cloud platform (Azure);
  • Experience working with Microsoft Azure with knowledge of cloud-native services (Azure DNS, Application Gateway, Azure SQL Server, App Services, Blob Storage, Load Balancer, WAF) and best-practices for working with technology;
  • Excellent understanding of networking principles (IP addressing, virtual networks, network security and networking models)
  • Experience working with Terraform, Kubernetes (AKS) and Docker
  • Understanding of observability and site-reliability principles (SLO’s, SLI’s) and working with engineering teams to improve the applications and platform;
  • Good understanding of scripting languages for automating manual tasks (e.g. Powershell, additional experience with Python would desirable);
  • Good understanding of SQL and working with relational databases;

Salary of up to £90k on offer, plus 6% matched pension, healthcare cash plan, bonus plus fully remote work.

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