Senior Azure DevOps Engineer

Posted 28 March 2024
Salary £70000 - £80000 per annum
LocationSheffield
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
ReferenceZJ-66-74
Contact NameZak Jones

Job description

Position Title: Senior Azure DevOps Engineer
Location: Sheffield (90% Remote)
Salary: Up to £80,000 DOE + Bonus

Are you a talented Azure DevOps Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a fully remote capacity? Are you passionate about cloud technologies and thrive in dynamic, collaborative environments? If so, we want you to join our team!

Key Skills:
  • Azure
  • Terraform
  • Azure DevOps
  • Docker
  • PowerShell (or alternative scripting languages)
  • Ansible (or similar)

Company Overview:
A leading technology company committed to delivering innovative solutions worldwide to their clients. With a focus on leveraging the latest cloud technologies, we empower businesses to achieve their goals efficiently and securely. The team is dedicated to excellence, creativity, and continuous improvement.

Position Overview:
As a Senior Azure DevOps Engineer, you will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and maintaining our cloud infrastructure and CI/CD pipelines. You will work closely with our development and operations teams to automate processes, optimise performance, and ensure the reliability and scalability of our applications. This is a fully remote position, offering competitive compensation and excellent opportunities for professional growth.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, and maintain CI/CD pipelines using Azure DevOps tools and services.
  • Collaborate with development teams to automate build, test, and deployment processes.
  • Implement infrastructure as code using Terraform.
  • Configure and manage Azure resources, including virtual machines, containers, and networking components.
  • Monitor system performance and troubleshoot issues, ensuring high availability and reliability.
  • Implement security best practices and compliance standards across all environments.
  • Continuously evaluate and adopt new technologies to improve efficiency and scalability.
  • Document system configurations, processes, and procedures.

Required Skills and Qualifications:
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer, preferably with a focus on Azure cloud technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure services, including Azure DevOps, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Azure Functions, Azure Storage, and Azure Networking.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform, ARM templates, or CloudFormation.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as PowerShell, Bash, or Python.
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD tools such as Azure Pipelines.
  • Solid understanding of containerisation technologies, including Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a remote team environment.

Benefits:
  • Competitive salary (up to £80,000 per annum).
  • Remote work environment.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • And more!

If you are a talented Azure DevOps Engineer looking for a rewarding remote opportunity with a dynamic and innovative company, we want to hear from you! Apply now with your CV detailing your relevant experience and why you would be a great fit for this role. Join our team and help us drive success through cloud technology!