Role : DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer
Location : London, UK
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The OVO Group’s purpose is to drive progress towards net zero carbon living. To reach Plan Zero , we need everyone to come together - not just as customers buying energy, but as members with a common goal.
As part of this ambitious plan, our goal is to become the Best Employer in the UK’ by 2030. If you think you could be the talent we’re looking for, then come and join the adventure!
Where in the world of OVO will I be working?
You will be joining the Engineering Services team whose mission is to ensure OVO’s software engineering teams have the right conditions to build and operate high-performance, reliable, secure & scalable systems.
You’ll provide coaching, implementation and guidance on improvements to infrastructure and observability across teams at OVO.
This is a varied role where you’ll be exposed to the full technology stack and will work across projects spanning deployment & infrastructure automation, SRE, performance engineering, release engineering and monitoring distributed systems, all with close collaboration with engineering teams.
The Engineering Services team creates software tools, infrastructure and automation that are reusable across many software teams while being reliable for the future.
This enables us to scale the freedom and autonomy OVO’s engineering culture is built upon.
Check out our Tech Blog to find out more about our DevOps culture : https : / / tech.ovoenergy.com / production-engineering-enhancing-our-tech-culture /
Find out what the Engineering Services team have been working on : https : / / tech.ovoenergy.com / tag / devops /
In our London offices we have almost 150 Software Engineers all with varying backgrounds and levels of experience. One key thing that all of our engineers have in common is a desire to develop brilliant, industry disrupting products as well as their own skills.
What will I be doing?
Is this the job for me?
we see Site Reliability Engineering as a mindset.
It would be excellent if you have...
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Working in Tech at OVO Energy
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Watch our video about joining OVO Tech Team
See how we work on our blog and our Tech Blog
OVO tech github : https : / / github.com / ovotech
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Please note that certain benefits kick-in once you have passed probation which can be up to 6 months after your start date.
We want the best people
At OVO, we empower our people to have choice around where and when they work - flexible working arrangements can be discussed for all of our roles.
Please speak to the Talent Acquisition team for more info.
We’re keen to meet people with varied backgrounds - our view is the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We want to build teams which represent a variety of experiences, perspectives and skills, and we recognise talent on the basis of merit and potential.
We understand some people may not apply for jobs unless they tick every box. If you're excited about joining us and think you have much of what we're looking for, even if you're not 100% sure we'd love to hear from you.
Learn more about working in the OVO family of companies on our careers page and Glassdoor . We’re also delighted to have received a Top Employers certificate in 2018, 2019 and 2020 !