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Salary: £25k per year

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 09 Mar 2021

Reference: 4807

Position: Junior DevOps Engineer

Salary: £25,000 per annum

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Permanent role.

About the company:

Our client is a well-established software company headquartered in the UK with additional offices in the US and Poland. This position will be based in the office in Chelmsford, Essex, however this role can be worked remotely but with some office working still required.

Key responsibilities

  • Tasks for this position will include assisting or implementing:
  • Automating and improving our operational processes
  • AWS cloud infrastructure development, maintenance, and support
  • Support and enhance the security and resilience of all infrastructure.
  • Problem solving using New Relic, system, and application logs.
  • Local IT infrastructure support
  • The ideal candidate will have a naturally inquisitive nature and be driven to find solutions independently.

Essential Skills:

  • Linux system administration
  • Good technical ability and understanding of networking infrastructure.
  • Out of hours support availability
  • Scripting/programming experience


  • AWS or other major cloud experience
  • Experience in Bash/Python/Terraform/Java
  • Docker orchestration
  • Ability to troubleshoot Java applications in running environments.
  • Use of monitoring tools such as New Relic, Prometheus, Graylog