DevOps Engineer


Posted on Apr 22, 2021 by CV-Library

Shropshire, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£45k - £46k Annual

We are currently recruiting for our client Iceland UK at their Head office in Deeside, who have an opening for a DevOps Engineer due to expansion.

The role will see you work alongside a small team of engineers to help maintain, build, monitor, and scale the infrastructure to support the development team in their mission to deliver web-based applications, and feature updates to Iceland's platform; as well as maintain a low level of technical debt and ensure the platforms remain performant and resilient.

Additionally, the SRE/Cloud Operations team continue to build and expand a wide range of tools in an effort to automate complex, repeated activities, or provide autonomy to other teams within the business.

Required Skills

Scripting knowledge in either PowerShell, Python, Bash or similar alternatives.
Experience working with Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure or GCP.
Experience building, monitoring, and troubleshooting APIs and microservices
Experience working with an Infrastructure as Code approach
Developing and optimising CI/CD pipelines
Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Day to day Responsibilities

Collaborate with other members of the SRE team to improve observability across platforms, integrations, and microservices.
Design, build and operate cloud infrastructure to enable reliable and rapid deployment of microservices with effective monitoring and resilient operations.
Automation of processes and daily routines.
Troubleshoot platform or integration issues across our cloud environments and web applications.
Contribute to our growing efforts to increase our security posture across web applications, infrastructure, and cloud platforms.
Respond to platform or services outages, communicating impact, and providing root cause analysis and mitigation options going forward.
Identify and drive opportunities to improve automation for code deployment and management.
Perform performance tuning, monitoring, patching and other system administration tasks to support fault tolerant, high availability infrastructure.
Provide excellent technical and platform support for issues escalated from wider teams, taking corrective action or escalating further as appropriate.
Write, and maintain documentation pertaining to the internal platform, integrations, APIs, and microservices.
Contribute to the on-call rota for severe issues impacting platforms and services.


Knowledge of Salesforce Service Cloud and Commerce Cloud
Experience working in the Atlassian ecosystem
Experience working on the Akamai Edge platform

Alongside this, Iceland can offer you

A very competitive salary with an excellent benefits package
Flexible/home working available
25 days holiday, plus 8 days bank holiday
10% store discount, 30% club individual restaurant discount
Free parking onsite
Double discount weeks
Highly subsidised restaurant onsite with their very own Michelin Star Chef!
Subsidised Costa onsite
Discounted gym membership
Charity fundraising events
Educational sponsorship
Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
Long service awards
Reward & recognition
Online discounts at over 150 retailers and cashback on shopping, holidays, insurance and more!To apply: Forward your CV following the apply link in either Word or PDF format

Please Note: due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant experience as outlined in the advert.

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