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Senior DevOps Engineer

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    Aaron Van Kan

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    7 months ago

A key customer of ours in the fintech sector is looking for Senior DevOps Engineer to join their growing technology team in our Dublin office. You will be heavily involved in technically challenging global service design, deployment and management across our cloud platform products.


We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer with strong experience in AWS, Automation and DevOps. In this role, you will be helping technology teams in the organisation to deploy our SaaS platform products to the cloud. Acting as a Subject Matter Expert, you will setup and configure the deployment landscape to ensure best practices are being followed.

You will be directly responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving inhouse service products and creating and managing the systems and toolsets that keep infrastructure running smoothly. The role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation, management and continuous improvement.


  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud-based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems
  • Pre-production acceptance testing support to help assure the quality of our products and services
  • Build, release and configuration management of production systems
  • Supporting integrations with a wide range of third-party technology partners
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains
  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products
  • Ensuring critical system security using best in class cloud security solutions
  • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements
  • Identifying and implementing security and performance improvements


  • 3+ years’ experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, RDS, ALB, VPC, IAM, CloudWatch, KMS, CodeDeploy, etc) to develop and maintain an Amazon AWS based cloud solution, with an emphasis on best practice cloud security
  • Expert in Terraform
  • Solid demonstrable experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime Amazon AWS environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools like Ansible
  • Strong scripting and automation skills
  • Windows and Linux system administration experience
  • Experience with system monitoring tools
  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues
  • Experience with Agile software development
  • Experience administrating version control systems such as GIT
  • Understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services


Good to have:

  • Experience with McAfee security suite products for DLP
  • SSO
  • Experience with Equinix cloud-broker
  • DB Skills: Fundamentals of DB administration experience (MySQL, MS SQL Server)