DevOps Engineers

Posted 26 February by Cordius Ltd Easy Apply Featured

DevOps Engineers

Cordius are working with a global client, who is looking to build a DevOps team at their Nottingham Offices to ensure that critical information will always be available to their customers.

Location: Nottingham

Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits Package

There’s a high degree of trust and responsibility for being a DevOps Engineer, and our client fully expect you to follow DevOps principles and practices. For these roles, you’ll be required to have a mix of knowledge and skills in software engineering including, programming, data structures, algorithms and systems engineering.


  • Working closely with the development group within a collaborative DevOps environment to maintain the highest level of service up-time
  • Identify and fix problems that impact service availability in deploying, configuring, monitoring, recovering and scaling
  • On-call rotations to monitor and support their products and services
  • Apply software engineering principles to resolve problems impacting service uptime

It’s worth mentioning that our client dedicates at least 50% of their time engineering away problems, directly and through pairing and coaching their teams.

As part of this role you’ll also be required to:

  • Write code to drive systems engineering activity
  • Conduct investigation across any system components
  • Network flow analysis and troubleshooting
  • Configure, analyse and tune (relational and NoSQL) database systems to improve reliability and performance
  • Configuring and tuning web servers, application containers and other middleware


To be successful in this position we’ll need you to have experience of programming in at least one language such as; Java, C#, JavaScript, Python or Ruby and experience with one of the following would also be valuable; Shell Scripting, PowerShell, PERL or PHP. You’ll be needed to analyse and discover how all components of a system work together using a broad range of skills and tools including:

  • Windows or Linux Systems Configuration/Administration
  • Cloud technologies and platforms; AWS or Azure
  • Puppet, Chef or Ansible

They strongly value the breadth and depth of Software Development and Software Engineering skills and diversity of thinking that it will bring to their team. Any further experience of any of the following would be beneficial:

  • Agile/Lean Development Practices
  • Software testing frameworks that support TDD and BDD
  • Automation software build and testing using tools such as Jenkins, Apache, TeamCity
  • Data structures, algorithms and/or database programming

If you want to be part of a global company who invests time and effort into each of their employees then this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Alongside a competitive salary, my client also offers an incredible benefits package which includes; Private Healthcare, Pension, Share Purchase, 25 Days Annual Leave, Cycle to Work Scheme and many more.

For further information on these positions please contact Cordius today.

Reference: 34556501

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