DevOps Engineer

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8181 Leeds, United Kingdom Business Intelligence Permanent

The role: DevOps Engineer

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer in the Leeds office to join our growing and ambitious Internal Software Development team which is distributed across IOM and UK.

Are you our next star player?

As a team of developers with a growing and diverse portfolio we aim to use best in class dev ops.

Why we need you:

Our portfolio includes web, server and data processing systems as well as cloud solutions; to move our dev ops and supporting infrastructure to the next level.

Therefore we want to hire a dev ops engineer, who will take ownership for these areas; initially to review where we are, resolve issues and standardise approaches; later to research new technologies and methods, and then build/maintain a highly automated setup.

You will proactively manage our DevOps process and tools on an ongoing basis; introduce and maintain best practices and state of the art tools; improve logging and monitoring on application level as well as server and stack level. They ideally would play a key role in building and maintaining the relationship of the development team with IT.

Who are we looking for

  • Ambitious and experienced teammate with a very positive demeanour and a ‘can-do’ attitude.
  • Willing to take responsibility and drive improvements; keen to research and trial new methods but also happy to take day to day issues off developers as required.
  • Experience building / deploying .NET Core based systems
  • Experience with build servers and deployment tools (ideally TeamCity, Octopus)
  • Windows experience
  • Working with SDLC in an audited environment
  • Ability to cooperate with various international IT/NetOps/InfoSec/DBA teams

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Experience with data base deployments, ideally Microsoft SQL Server
  • Knowledge of logging frameworks (e.g. Log4Net / SeriLog / NLog)
  • Cloud (ideally Azure) / Hybrid
  • Containerisation (Docker / Kubernetes etc.)
  • Linux CentOS administration, Linux shell scripting (bash), Powershell scripts for the automation of deployments, general server maintenance tasks and querying ActiveDirectory
  • Some Agile / SCRUM experience would be an advantage

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. And we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

Your package will include:

  • health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • the option to join our company pension scheme
  • £1,000 as a congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
  • discounted gym membership
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career
  • free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office
  • social events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well, we’ll meet you for a zoom/face-to-face interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact: talent@starsgroup.com

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