DevOps Engineer

Job Title: DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland - Inner
REF: AK48211
Contact Details: Cam Anderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 5 years ago
DevOps Engineer | 4+ Years of Experience | Virtualised Platforms | AWS EC2/ MS Azure | OpenSource Platforms | Build Automation | IaaS | PaaS | Windows Server | Web Services

* Level 3 Deployment and Support
* 4+ Years of Experience in a Systems Administration / IT Operations / Infrastructure Engineer role
* Keen interest in open source technologies
* Virtualised Platforms & Cloud Computing AWS & Azure
* Windows Server 2008 or above
* Provisioning - puppet or Chef
* CI/CD - Jenkins, TeamCity
* Networks LAN/WAN| Firewall
* Microsoft Technologies
* Web services - Ngix, IIS, HAProxy, Squid, Varnish
* Source control - Git
* Database - MS SQL server, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Solr
* Monitoring Applications - Zabbix, New Relic, Nagios, StatsD

About the role:

Reporting to IT Infrastructure Manager, this role will see you building and maintain an automated platform for several high demand and high availability IT systems. Currently running almost entirely windows environment but transitioning to a Linux/AWS environment. The ideal candidate will be able to make greater use of IaaS & PaaS such as Amazon AWS, create an automated production deployment and testing environment, as well as be proactive rather than reactive when monitoring the server environments.

Day to day Responsibilities:

* Working in a highly collaborative manner with employees in the organization
* Improving the way the company collaborates and completes tasks
* Reporting on and monitoring the quality of the production environments in all aspects of the business.
* Develop and provide a platform to automate IT infrastructure maintenance to improve the efficiency of the IT Production team
* Develop and implement CI (Continuous Integration) to improve the efficiency of overall development and release cycle
* Research and implement scalable IT infrastructure on cloud with the ability to provision in automated manner
* Ensuring the IT infrastructure uptime levels are maintained to meet the approved standards
* Identify and evaluate opportunities to reduce ICT costs through improved system efficiencies
* Take ownership of IT issues through to resolution and prevention of recurrence
* Other duties as required by IT Infrastructure Manager or CTO

In return, our client will offer you the opportunity to work within a positive, professional and growth focused organisation, excellent remuneration and international career growth opportunities.

We'd love to hear from you, if this is the right role for you - APPLY now or contact Cam Anderson on 0276 302 644 for a confidential discussion. Ref AK48211 / SK920278A

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Candidates who have the legal right to work in NZ are invited to apply.

NB: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted initially, all candidates will be notified when the role has been closed.