Web Operations Engineer
Posted on Mar 29, 2021 by Illuminet Solutions
Web Operations Engineer
We are currently working with a genuinely reputable educational establishment to find an experienced Web Operations Engineer to oversee the day-to-day technical activities related to web Servers and server farms. Working across a large stakeholder community, you will support a range of web technologies, and their underlying technology stacks.
Duties and responsibilities
This role focuses on the deployment of applications and websites into our production environments, monitoring their performance, as well as the development of these environments, looking to automate wherever possible. You will work closely with product owners and web developers, helping them to optimise their sites, ensuring they are deployed in a secure and robust manner. Keeping up to date with modern trends and drawing upon industry wide experience, your advice and guidance will be key in helping ICT and the wider orgnisation develop their web presence.
You will contribute to the strategy, roadmaps and change delivery plans for the wider Datacentre team, covering people, process and tooling, working with the Technology Office, Products and Service Operations, facilitating collaboration between stakeholders who share common objectives. You will produce clear and concise, high and low level design documentation, as well as implementation and operation guides
We are not looking for a Web Developer; but instead an engineer who will own the hosting environments and provide the interlink between product owners/web developers and our infrastructure teams.
Experience as a Web Operations Engineer or equivalent role, preferably in an enterprise environment.
- IIS, Apche, MySQL, PHP, Wordpress,
- Working knowledge of load balancing and reverse Proxy techniques.
- Scripting in Powershell
- Configuration management experience (Puppet, Ansible)
- Containerisation experience (Docker, Kubernetes)
In return we are able to offer a competitive salary of up to £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus you will have access to a wide range of benefits including flexible working hours, 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays, an additional 2 days over the east bank holiday, extended Christmas break, access to learning, development and progression and the opportunity to work for a recognised, stable organisation.