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    Cloud Solutions Engineer/DevOps Engineer

    Location:Bath UK
    Manager:Andre Bremer
    Salary:£50-55k per annum

    Lovehoney was established in 2002 and has since become the largest sex toy retailer in the UK. Now we’re taking on the world. We have nine regional websites serving customers across the globe, and warehouses and call centres in Brisbane, Atlanta and Bath, UK. We’re not just a retailer - we also develop, manufacture and distribute hundreds of own-brand products.

    Do you want to be part of this amazing business and help us spread our message of sexual happiness?

    The purpose of this role is to provide strong systems administration and DevOps tooling to internal and external development teams based largely on Google Cloud Platform to aid the transformation programme

    Key Responsibilities

    • Troubleshoot, secure, and maintain production environments
    • Support and evolve CI/CD pipelines
    • Work closely with QA and Developers to provide required level of support to the business
    • Be a relentless automator
    • Respond to out of hours incidents
    • Build resilient systems using modern technologies within the Google Cloud Platform.
    • Act as the key DevOps resource for the delivery of tasks to support the development teams on the transformation programme.
    • Undertake Environment and Release management duties for the transformation programme

    There are some things you need to bring to the table and these include:

    • A strong understanding of web security and performance issues with strong diagnostic skills.
    • Strong shell scripting.
    • A strong understanding of RHEL / CentOS and RPM packaging (inc Spacewalk)
    • Virtualisation and Strong Networking experience
    • Solid understanding of Infrastructure as code and configuration management (Puppet & Ansible)
    • Docker Swarm and Kubernetes exposure
    • Strong understanding of log centralisation and visualisation.
    • Red Hat Certified System Administrator / Engineer
    • Google Cloud Platform, AWS and / or Microsoft Azure
    • Experience with application build pipelines including CI/CD
    • Technologies include: Puppet / Ansible / Google Cloud / Bamboo / Tomcat / Apache / Docker / Kubernetes / Elastic Stack / CentOS / Ubuntu

    The following person skill specification shows the skills that are required to conduct the role effectively:

    Self motivated Work flexibly as part of the Team Negotiation Problem-solving
    Project management Time-management Decision making Collaborative
    Innovative Multi-tasking Methodical Attention to detail
    Communication Analytical Accuracy Identify best practices
    • In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary, pension scheme, health cash plan, generous staff discounts and be part of a fantastic annual bonus scheme. You’ll be working at our offices in the beautiful city of Bath in a fun and friendly environment where hard graft, attention to detail and the ability to meet a tight deadline is amply rewarded.
    • If you are 18 or above please email your CV to jobs@lovehoney.co.uk - don’t forget to tell us why you’d like to work for Lovehoney.

    Closing date 18th October 2019.