Reed Business Information Limited Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, UK
Jan 21, 2017Full time
DevOps Engineer - Jenkins / AWS / GIT / Maven Or Gradle / NodeJS EXCITING NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT WITHIN RBI GLOBAL MEDIA (FTSE100 RELX GROUP) RBI are seeking an experienced DevOps Engineer to join one of our flagship digital brands based from our vibrant central London office. You'll be working in a new team of specialist engineers within a fast paced and highly dynamic web development group with a commitment to continuous improvement and the adoption of best practices. The successful candidate will need to hit the ground running, with a proven track record in either systems or software and have a clear idea of what skills need to be gained to be truly effective in this hybrid role. Requirements: This vacancy is for a DevOps Engineer to focus on establishing and implementing DevOps pipelines and processes in an exciting new direction for one of our flagship brands. You'll be working in a new team of specialist engineers within a fast paced and highly dynamic web development group with a commitment to continuous improvement and the adoption of best practices. You will bring your skills of to bear to help the team extend and enhance their Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipelines. You will be passionate about delivering products but also passionate about the Quality of those products. You will strive to build fast feedback cycles and help the team as a whole understand and improve their development and delivery processes. You will have experience in either systems or software and have a clear idea of what skills need to be gained to be truly effective in this hybrid role. Technical Skills: - Strong Experience with Continuous Integration and Delivery approaches - Strong Proficiency working with Jenkins or other CI system - Strong Proficiency with Amazon Web Services solutions and environments - Experience with Git SCM in an enterprise setting - Knowledge of Container systems - Experience with build and dependency using Maven or Gradle - Strong Experience with configuration management, Puppet or Chef - Knowledge of scripting languages: NodeJs, Gulp, Groovy or Python - Knowledge of the AWS EC2 api - Experience with orchestration systems, e.g. Consul / Zookeeper - Experience with Microservice architectural approach Accountabilities: - Establish and Manage the build/deployment pipelines for the product development team - Ensure proper usage and flow of source control system to releases - Entrench Continuous Deployment best practices into the software development lifecycle - Keep abreast of new developments in the provisioning / configuration / deployment / monitoring of environments to help shape our DevOps roadmap - Manage the provisioning/building/configuring/maintenance of environments using automation where possible. - Automate wherever possible the build and deployment process - Enforce build quality measures at each release stage gate - Ensure visibility, and provide reports of build quality, work with QA to ensure accurate reflection of overall product quality - Empower product and business owners with insights into releases, and mechanism for facilitating decisions as relating to releases. - Any other assignments as required So who are RBI ? RBI is a global online data and analytics business cited amongst the world's top-100 'online superpowers'. We have an international portfolio of market leading brands (including ICIS, Accuity, Flight Global and New Scientist) that spans Western Europe, North America, China, Singapore, Australia and beyond; we're also part of the FTSE100 RELX Group, a global media and publishing group with a history spanning several hundred years and revenues in the region of $10bn. Accuity sits within the RBI portfolio and is currently our leading brand with c.600 staff and $300m revenue. Accuity is a fast-growing, technology-lead, and highly innovative business with a passion for innovation and hiring the best talent available. What's it like to work here? Outstanding - you've probably already got a feel for what we do and the technology we're involved with but what's really stands us out from the crowd is our culture. We're an agile, dynamic and forward thinking organisation who understands the importance of looking after our staff. We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality products, providing our employees with interesting challenges for their personal and career development whilst also striking the right balance between work and family life. In addition to all of this we offer the following 'core' benefits: · 29 days holiday · 2 paid charity days (as a business we do a lot of charity work) · Pension and life assurance scheme · SAYE Share Options Scheme · There are also AIP (bonus), car allowance, and medical benefits available at more senior levels within the business. And what about your career? Career development is a big thing for us and we take our PDP (personal development plan) process very seriously; we want you to learn and progress quickly in the direction you want to go and we will provide you with the training and support to achieve that at the right pace. The great thing about us career-wise is that we're a company made up of leading online businesses so you can develop in three dimensions, vertically through the business, across different brands, and across different functions (if you fancy a change). We're also an increasingly international business and are often able to offer overseas opportunities either as secondments or on a permanent basis. RBI are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.