Devops Lead job

Devops Lead

Relx Group Plc
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Job Summary

At Elsevier,in Amsterdam and around the world, we are building something special.As we try to do things right, we are working to build a culture that values the rightness of good DevOps the speed, agility, cost savings, higher quality, etc.If you want to workus as we learn and grow,and if you want a leadership team who gets DevOps and why it s important, click on the Apply Now button and share your wins and contact details with us.

DevOpsisa key position within the Technology, Infrastructure, and Operations group. The incumbent in thisrole will play a critical part in developing a Centre of Excellenceresponsible for delivering shared solutions for infrastructure operations across our estate. To fill this role successfully, the candidate will need a strong background in cloud technologies, DevOps, and infrastructure automation, as well as a deep understanding of a broad set of modern scripting and OO programming languages. AWS skills are a plus.

In addition to the technical skills required in this position, a well-developedsense for working with people is important. Asa member of theDevOps team,you ll be working with a broad swathe of contributors across Elsevier s Technologyorganization, as well asa number ofkey folks in our vendors services and technologies teams. Importantly,we re looking for an evangelist, a leader, a partner, and a teammate. A person that can talk the talk and walk the walk. The formal part of the description is below.

Responsibilities(fancy words describing SRE/DevOps things you ll need to be good at):

  • Ensureoptimal construction and implementation of CI/CD pipelines.

  • Build automation supporting the effective management and consumption of cloudresources

  • Design and author soft infrastructure assets usingIaCbestpractices

  • Collaborate effectively within agile dev squads delivering continuous improvements in customer outcomes.

  • Provide effective solutionsthroughthe applied integration of infrastructure, software, andsoftware deliverybestpractices

  • Operate and maintain software systems across the full breadth of theSDLC

Must Haves(things we ll ask you to tell us about when we talk):

  • 5+ years DevOps experience in large, multi-product environments

  • 5+ years using modern scripting and OO programming languagesas a contributing member within an agile devsquad

  • 3+ yearsauthoringCI/CD pipelines,automation elements related to infrastructurecomposition, deployment orchestration,andmonitoring

  • 3+ yearsleading people

Nice to Haves(even more things it d be great if you knew about):

  • ExperienceinAWS Architecture ideally with an accreditation

  • ExperienceusingTerraform as an AWS automationtechnology

  • Experience deploying configuration management viaPuppet

  • Comfortable presenting and communicating ideas to key stakeholders and engineersalike

  • Experience of cloud migration activities either Public or Private

  • Hands on experience of implementing infrastructure andservice basedmonitoringsolutions

  • A good understanding of the security controls required to host applications and services in thecloud

  • A good understanding of release management techniques within a cloud hosted environment

  • Source code version control systems,e.g.GitHub


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Experience Required :

Not Disclosed

Vacancy :

2 - 4 Hires

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