Lead Platforms / DevOps Engineer

Qudini Ltd.

aws terraform java London | Full-Time

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Are you ready for the next challenge? Or are you a keen Lead Platform Engineer - DevOps / SRE with an interest in improving Customer Experience in the retail industry?

It's an exciting time to join Qudini. We are at a pivotal stage of growth, to reflect this we are expanding our teams. We’re a diverse team with a good mix of skill sets. We are a dynamic, forward thinking and progressive organisation where you can put your full range of skills and experience to better use. We encourage learning with regular lunch and learn seasons, and company hackathons.

As a Lead Platform/ DevOps Engineer at Qudini, you’ll will be a part of one the cross functional teams to help us build great software and evolve our ways of working.

Your day to day activities will include:

  • Working towards moving our global AWS infrastructure running on auto-scaling ec2 instances to many multi tenanted autoscaling Kubernetes clusters

  • Working with developers to improve the operability and observability of our systems

  • Building and improving Continuous Delivery pipelines

  • Defining and evangelizing SRE and DevOps best practices

  • Helping us scale our services globally

  • Participating in our engineering wide on-call rota

Our tech stack includes:

  • Java 8+ and MySql for backend applications

  • Angular JS and React to build front-end and React Native for mobile applications

  • Terraform to provision AWS resources in multiple AWS accounts across 5 regions

  • CD pipelines to build and deploy everything automatically

  • EC2 Instances with Ansible and Kubernetes to deploy applications

  • Prometheus and grafana to visualise our systems and applications

  • Kibana & Elasticsearch to visualise and store structured logs

Who are you?

  • You like the sound of how we like to work, the technologies we use and our product

  • Enjoy learning new things, and solving real world problems

  • Care about infrastructure as code and reproducibility

  • Understand the importance and value of DevOps and SRE principles

  • Enjoy working in a platform team and in cross functional product teams

  • Believe in Continuous Delivery

Bonus points for

  • Experience in building and deploying infrastructure in high traffic environments

  • Experience in operating highly available cloud infrastructure

  • Experience or knowledge about deploying applications to and operating Kubernetes in production

  • Enjoy measuring anything and everything, and driving insight into systems and application performance

Learn more about life and perks at Qudini at https://www.qudini.com/careers/

Who are Qudini?

A top London tech company, on the path from a start-up to becoming a large global organisation, who will enable you to gain autonomy, build new skills and make an impact in the world. Qudini is a smart, dynamic and award-winning company, recognised by Gartner as a ‘Cool Vendor’. We create innovative technology for retailers to make the everyday life more exciting for their customers. Our software is used by global brands including: O2, Tesco, Specsavers, NatWest and many others. We’re creating a future where people don’t queue and high-street businesses thrive by focussing on experience and service. We’re obsessed with always achieving, always learning and always growing.

If you would like to join us in our exciting journey for 2019 and beyond then we’d love to hear from you.

To find out more, click 'apply now’ and complete our brief application form or email us your CV.

Salary range £75,000 — 90,000