We are looking for a technically forward-thinking & cloud-passionate engineer to join our progressive team at this exciting time in Travelex.
Here in the Digital Engineering division, we're leading the way across Travelex in how we transform our technical solutions and capabilities.
Our DevOps Engineers are key players in that transformation, ensuring our strategy is driving the behaviours and practices of our teams in everything they do.
The Senior DevOps Engineer is a brand-new role which will allow you to take ownership of market leading technology and help us (and you) grow.
As we continue to lead the way in the FinTech space, this is the perfect opportunity to grow your career and be impactful at the top of your field.
In your new role as a DevOps Engineer, you will :
Work with Product teams to create infrastructure required to automate delivery and health
Help define and own the practices we follow and the technologies and tools we utilise
Work closely with application engineers from other teams, ensuring we deliver suitable, fast and flexible solutions, whilst empowering others to be involved in the DevOps culture
Coach and mentor junior members of the team
Be passionate about ensuring we remain secure in the cloud environment
Liaise closely with 1st Line Monitoring, OpSec, Product Engineering and Cloud Ops to maintain and resolve platform problems
We want someone who will bring a broad range of experiences and a passion for modern software engineering technologies and practices (we believe that DevOps is first and foremost a Software Engineering discipline!).
We also want someone who is passionate about delivering and maintaining products and loves our customers as much as we do, and isn’t afraid to take the lead on pushing our technology and practices forward to achieve this goal.
Our new DevOps Engineer will :
Have proven experience as a DevOps Engineer, especially within the AWS ecosystem
Be experienced in using CI / CD technologies and tools such as : Jenkins, Concourse CI
Have excellent working knowledge of using IaC solutions (Cloudformation, Ansible)
Have previous software development experience using Python
Come with strong skills and experience in testing code and infrastructure (unit testing, automation testing, integration and regression testing, chaos monkey theory, Infrastructure delivery testing (e.
g. ServerSpec / AWSSpec / Testinfra) etc.)
Always be focused on security and resilience, and will take individual responsibility on ensuring we always deliver solutions that never break our commitment to these concepts
Be accustomed to working in teams that follow SDLC workflows and agile methodologies
Be someone who is passionate about what they do, and continues to innovate and learn
Relish the challenges of working with complex systems being used in new and exciting ways
What’s in it for you?
You’ll be welcomed into a high-performing team and as part of our deal, we offer a competitive package, a company culture of change and continuous improvement, a challenging and rewarding work environment with a genuine opportunity to develop all in exchange for your commitment to great performance and going beyond for our customers, our colleagues, and for Travelex.
Eligible candidates will already be resident in and have the legal right to work in the UK.
If this role sounds like the role you’ve been waiting for then click apply and be ready to show us who you are!