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Senior DevOps Engineer


Greater London Permanent £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits

Purpose of Role:
● Take a lead role in the company’s re-platforming and PAAS design on Cloud (AWS).
● Effective architectural design and implementation of automated infrastructure
across the cloud and on-premise estates.
● Responsible for the design and implementation of applications’ build, release,
deployment and configuration activities.
● Operational running and management of platform and related infrastructure
including on call
● Maximise Stability, Scalability, Performance and Security of Platform.
● Capacity planning, load testing
● Working closely with Devs, DBAs etc on automation, deployments, monitoring,
patching etc
● Consulting and coaching on existing infrastructure team members on automation
& best practice.
● Champion standardised approaches and tooling for applications throughout Dev
● Passion for the change DevOps can bring and the desire to share with others all
things Agile and DevOps.
Department Description:
● The Infrastructure department provides the core IT services required to keep Camelot’s
core systems and related processes working effectively and efficiently, providing
technical support to all gaming and non-gaming systems and processes across the
entire company.

Team Description:
● Overseeing Operational & Support capabilities for core systems
● Evangelising the transformation onto automated cloud based infrastructure,
reducing existing data centre footprint and operating costs over time
● Responsible for unregulated systems delivering maximum value from their
investment for Camelot. Support and enhances all the non gaming user facing
applications in BAU. Supports supply chain processes including Scratchcard Sales,
Distribution, Business Information Management and Contract Centre services.
● Architect cloud processes for new non-gaming or gaming systems, standardising
approaches to maximize efficiency of design, deployment and scaling.
Key Accountabilities or Duties:
● Lead and mentor the team in a transition to our new Cloud platform.
● Take a leading role in the architecting, planning, installation, integration,
operation, optimization and continuous development of our IT-infrastructure
● Administer Linux and container based system landscapes
● Contribute new creative ideas for the further development and enhancement
of our operational systems, networks and infrastructure
● Design and Operate networks and platform compliant with our high security
requirements, evolving alongside the threat.
● Evangelise the value of Agile working and cross-functional collaboration
● Help create and evolve its devops processes – standardising build,
deploy, test, release, SDN and monitoring stacks, processes and
● Internal and external stakeholder management to ensure that the services delivered
are to the standard quality and cost required.

Skills & Experience:
● Track record of architecting and running Cloud (ideally AWS) platforms at scale.
● Ability to code and script (e.g. Golang, Ruby, Python, Rust, Bash, Java)
● Strong automation skills of open source technologies and tools (e.g. Docker, Puppet,
Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins, GoCD, Grafana, Chef, shell)
● Experience with systems, networking and operations (OS, Firewalls, Load balancers,
● Comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
● A strong focus on business outcomes
● Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional
● Strong Operational skills with monitoring and troubleshooting of live clusters
● Experience in design of patching, Software defined networking topologies and
deployment frameworks
● Track record of working in Operational Support teams.
● Delivers early and iterates to world class performance
● Adding urgency, energy and results focus to all tasks

● Familiarity with Cassandra, other NoSQL DB.
● Kafka Kinesis or similar.

Job Reference: JO-1611-91479

Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration:

Job Start Date: ASAP

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