Senior Software Test Engineer / Dev Ops - £50K - £60k (Negotiable) - Derby

Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Newton Solney
£50,000 per annum
30 Aug 2017
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Software Test Engineer / Dev Ops

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000

Location: Derby

We're looking for an experienced candidate with extensive experience in building resilient automation frameworks on cloud platforms. In this position, you will work with close with our Dev, Ops and support teams to ensure that products are deployed to the highest possible standards. As a senior member of the test team, you will be leading the test strategy for our end to end integration testing that will include performance, availability, security and negative test methodologies.

Cloud based technologies currently being used including EC2, S3, EBS, RDS, CloudWatch, New Relic, ELK, Ansible and Docker. Your role will be integral to help deliver highly available services, as well as leading the Quality of Service culture.

The ideal Candidate:

  • Extensive experience in building automated frameworks and test pipelines on AWS.
  • Experience in setting up release processes and managing software releases in complex enterprise environments, with business application and third-party products, and SaaS solutions.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration, understanding of core technologies such as Web Servers, Load Balancer/NGNX, and JVM configurations.
  • Strong experience with SQL, NoSQL
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using tools like Salt, Puppet, or Ansible
  • Experience with tools and technologies like Jenkins, SVN, CloudWatch, ELK, New Relic etc.
  • Ability to handle multiple deliverables, both scheduled and unscheduled, like planned releases, major/minor/emergency deployments, builds, etc.
  • 5+ years of technical experience including 3+ years’ experience as a DevOps, Test Automation, or CI/CD Engineer.

If you would like to be considered for this role, apply below or get in contact with Richard Bailey for further details.

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