Infrastructure DevOps Engineer, Automation

Job Type IT
Region South East England
Location Bracknell
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
This role is at Partnership Level 6 and includes entitlement to the following additional benefits:
  • Invitation to join the AXA Private Medical Insurance scheme
  • 5 weeks holiday
Further details will be provided at interview and upon successful offer
Closing Date 29/7/2018
Vacancy Type
Salary £51,000 - £76,000
Salary Frequency per annum
Hours of Work
35 hours per week, 09:00 - 17:30 or 08:30 - 17:00.

Duties & Responsibilities

Do you have a passion for modern IT and would like to use your technical expertise to lead a team of innovative DevOps Automation Engineers? Would you like to join one of the best employers in the country whose ultimate purpose is to balance the happiness of its staff with a successful business?

Like our stores, John Lewis Partnership IT only use the best technology and tools, and we are building teams of expert Professionals ready for you to lead along a journey of innovation, exciting technology projects and operational excellence.

Job Requirements

As a principal member of the technical team, you will bring a wealth of best practice and industry experience to instil development and operational excellence within the team. With a large investment programme in infrastructure and cyber security, you will bring technical leadership to your technology area on projects and be expected to undertake the more complex and challenging development work.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

You will be well experienced in ITIL processes, serving as an escalation point for priority incidents out-of-hours. As a minimum you will be expected to have significant experience of creation of high quality usable scripting in languages such as PowerShell, JSON and Python scripts, experience of developing Automated workflows and provisioning using vRA/vRO.

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

Experience in the field of Continuous Integration / Deployment experience with Jenkins or similar CI tools would also be valuable.

You will inspire and mentor more junior or less experienced members of the team and support the vision of world class service delivery by installing a culture of accountability, creativity, continual-improvement and productivity. We're innovating all the time, so you'll need to be driven and passionate to make a difference, and that's why we're looking for current or future leaders with a background in making IT infrastructure work for the business.

Apply now and join a team whose vision is to be world class in IT service delivery.
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