DevOps Engineer (Security Clearance)


£50-75k + equity

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DevOps Engineer – Opportunity to gain SC Security Clearance with an AI startup, Linux / UNIX

We are looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer who has a track record of providing efficient support to a live SaaS Platform.

SC security clearance or a willingness and ability to undergo SC security clearance checks is essential.

The DevOps Engineer will join an experienced and rapidly growing team of software engineers, machine learning & computer vision experts and data scientists who are working together to solve genuinely relevant and interesting problems in a challenging and high paced startup.

The successful DevOps Engineer will need:

  • BSc/BEng in Maths, Physics, CompSci or similar
  • To be proficient in at least one object oriented/general purpose programming language
  • To be proficient in at least one scripting language
  • To be proficient in at least one infrastructure automation/infrastructure-as-code tool (e.g. chef/puppet/ansible)
  • Experience of working in a DevOps Engineering role
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix server administration
  • In-depth knowledge of best practices for IT & cloud
  • In-depth experience with SQL/MySQL & NoSQL
  • Interest in security and malware detection
  • Good understanding of WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, HTTPS, DNS; experience with traffic capture
  • Strong communication & collaboration skills

You will be responsible for: 

  • Automation of deployment, testing and monitoring infrastructure for new components
  • Maintenance and performance monitoring of existing infrastructure
  • Requirements analysis and design of IT & cloud infrastructure
  • Creation of documentation, release notes, user guides
  • Participation in project planning and estimation
  • Creation & sharing of deployment cost estimates
  • Business continuity & disaster recovery procedures
  • Technology evaluation & research for increased productivity, security, reliability and performance
  • Being part of the on-call team responsible for the health of a 24/7 production site for escalated issues

DevOps Engineer – Opportunity to gain SC Security Clearance with an AI startup, Linux / UNIX

Location: central London

Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 negotiable + equity