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DevOps Engineer

  • Depending on experience
  • United Kingdom, Remote / London
  • Permanent
  • Software & DevOps
FPG has a fantastic permanent opportunity for a DevOps Engineer with extensive AWS and Kubernetes experience (AWS / Kubernetes certifications would be a massive bonus). The successful candidate must have hands-on experience deplying and running infrastructure solutions on AWS and have exposure to the following techstack: EKS | RDS | IaC | Terraform | SQL | PostgreSQL.

You will be joining a niche telecom software company whose product is used by some of the world's leading telecom operators globally. You will be an important member of a software engineering team where your contributions as an Operations Engineer will be impactful and influencial as you help to shape the company's strategy and roadmap within software operations.

This is a fully remote role (from within the UK) that will require occassional meetups in London (monthly with occassional deep dives).

***** PLEASE NOTE - sponsorship cannot be provided. Only candidates based in the UK with valid rights to work will be considered.

- Ensuring a high up time solution, with honed automation, reliability and predictability
- AWS solution architecture, design, configuration, improvements
- Monitoring and observability
- Deployment planning, in conjunction with customers and colleagues
- Building the pipelines, supporting end-to-end testing and solution go-live
- System failover methods, processes, documentation, service alerting

- Someone ready to take ownership of key deliverables and production ops
- A depth of experience designing and running production systems on AWS
- A keen eye on observability and metrics
- Skills in analysis, troubleshooting, debugging and - able to understand problems in adjacent and upstream ecosystems
- Solid technical abilities in automation, Kubernetes admin and Linux
- A good technical understanding of AWS services: EKS, RDS, VPC & Networking, Multi-account IAM
- A depth of understanding of IaC, working with Terraform or similar
- Experienced in provisioning and managing SQL databases (e.g. PostgreSQL), including backup/restore provisions
- A solid understanding of CI/CD principles and tooling
- AWS and/or Kubernetes certifications - or studying towards
- A collaborative and friendly approach

Current techstack: AWS: EKS, RDS | Kubernetes | Docker | Terraform | Datadog | InfluxDB | PostGres | RabbitMQ | Redis | Go | and more

Your influence and experience to the above techstack and appraoch will be welcomed!
Pendy Hou Delivery Team Leader
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