Software Delivery Support Engineer

Recruiter
Coventry Building Society
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£28,391 per annum
Posted
06 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently looking to appoint a Software Delivery Support Engineer to support and maintain the Software Delivery toolset that allows CBS to build and deploy software in an automated fashion. With an understanding of the challenges of efficient and consistent software build and deploy, this team member will be support development and operations teams in their implementation of continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD). This will include supporting existing implementations, deployment to new teams and contribution to the strategic evolution and tools and processes as CBS transitions to more Agile and DevOps working practices.

Essential experience required:

  • Experience in software engineering and automation technologies
  • Knowledge of CI/CD software delivery methodologies
  • Strong analytical and design skills
  • Experience of building either Microsoft .NET or Java application stacks
  • Windows Server and/or Linux/UNIX exposure
  • Experience of Agile development methodologies
  • Proven understanding of VCS solutions such as Git
  • Ability to follow processes and procedures (governance)
  • Strong team player, with excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to understand new technologies, acquire new skills and attend internal/external training sessions
  • Ability to deliver under pressure and to tight timescales
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills, with attention to detail.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of automated configuration tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
  • Experience of working in the financial sector
  • Cloud adoption experience
  • Experience of using JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience of working in financial services
  • Experience with pipeline technologies such as Jenkins or GoCD

What we offer:

  • £28,391 - £42,586
  • 23 days annual leave
  • Annual Bonus