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DevOps Engineer - Glasgow

Technology - IT- Infrastructure
Ref: 7314 Date Posted: Wednesday 18 Nov 2020
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Nine Twenty are delighted to be working with a brand new partner - BlackArrow Financial Solutions.  As part of the first phase of an exciting recruitment drive, we are on the look out for a DevOps Engineer. 

We are on the lookout for a talent and passionate DevOps Engineer to the team!

About BlackArrow;

Black Arrow is shaking up the way we look at our finances, overall helping to improve affordability. Their technology allows customers to evaluate, monitor and set goals in relation to their personal banking. Something I am sure we could all use a hand in!!

This is all based on three core company values;

Honesty - Honesty is at the core of everything they do at BlackArrow. They believe trust is key and in order to gain your trust they pledge to be 100% honest, not only with you but with themselves.

Transparency - Their goal is to remove the complexities and stress attached to finance. They aim to make things more black and white, while being open along the way.

Simplicity - They aim to simplify your life by matching your needs with the right products that simply work for you. This simplicity allows them to continually review and manage your financial well-being.

What we need from you;

•Have some familiarity with Github actions

•Have demonstrable experience working with the AWS platform, specifically:

•Deploying applications via automated containerized means - e.g. EKS/ECS/Fargate/Native Kubernetes etc.

•Including best practices around where and how these should be deployed on a cloud environment - e.g. VPC/Route 53/API Gateway etc.

•Secure highly sensitive data hosted on the cloud - using techniques such as key rotation policies/ACLs/IAM/GuardDuty/NatGateway/WAF/Secrets Manager.

•Display comprehensive knowledge of build pipelines for both front and back end applications, experience in automating them on cloud platforms using tools such as CodeDeploy/CodeBuild/Jenkins etc. 

•Show experience in monitoring and managing production applications at scale e.g. CloudWatch/CloudTrail/Splunk etc. 

•Have knowledge and experience designing and building large scale and high availability systems.

•Be comfortable working in a fast paced and highly autonomous environment that can sometimes be subject to tight deadlines.

•Be a willing team player happy to knowledge share and improve the team dev ops capabilities as well as being capable of receiving feedback and acting upon it.


Extra Brownie points for:

•Working knowledge of Java & JavaScript (in the NodeJS environment)

•Experience of automating cloud assets (using tools such as Terraform/Ansible/Cloud Formation).

•Experience of micro service architectures

What’s in it for you?

  • Flexible working practices – WFH currently.
  • Employee Share Options
  • Bonuses – dependent on company performance.
  • Competitive Salary


Get in touch with Zoe on 0782545910 for a confidential chat