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Senior DevOps Engineer - CloudOps - TechSolutions

Date: Jan 10, 2017

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

AutoReq ID116527BR
Job TitleSenior DevOps Engineer - CloudOps - TechSolutions
CountryUnited Kingdom
LocationLondon
FunctionTechsolutions
Service LineCloud Ops
Service Line Information

Job DescriptionJoining KPMG means joining a talented team of exceptional colleagues who bring innovative thoughts and a natural curiosity to the work they do each day. No one type of person succeeds at KPMG; a diverse business requires diverse personalities, characters and perspectives. There really is a place for you here.

The Role

- Build and Administer instances and services in the cloud for Development, QA, and Production environments
- Script, test and deploy new versions of environments and target infrastructures
- Support development and QA across various projects to satisfy their day to day needs
- Study and implement new tools for increased productivity, security, reliability and performance
- Develop tools and services useful in DevOps environments such as performance monitoring, security monitoring, deployment/configuration, continuous integration/build servers and cloud resource creation scripts
- Create documentation of current and newly implemented environments with associated troubleshooting steps

The Person

- Windows configuration, management and administration (IIS)
- Linux configuration, management and administration
- Familiarity with Amazon cloud solutions and architectures (EC2, S3, Cloud Formation, RDS, CloudWatch, SES, SQS, ). Hands-on experience highly desired.
- Familiarity with Azure Cloud Solutions and architectures (Windows VM’s, Web Apps, SQL Database, Document Store, BI stack, Virtual Network, Azure AD)
- Understanding of network protocols throughout the 3-7 OSI layers
- Continuous integration and source control (TeamCity/Bamboo/Jenkins, Git/Stash)
- Basic software development skills/experience. Scripting experience a bonus.
- Security concepts, protocols and configuration (authentication, authorization, encryption, PKI)
- A strong technical foundation in enabling agile build, release and environment management
- Comfortable with high level architecture and hands on delivery
Nice-to-haves
- User or administrator experience with any/all of Atlassian stack (Jira, Confluence, Stash, Bamboo), Ansible, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, New Relic, TrendMicro
- AWS certified DevOps and/or Architect

Skills & Experience

- Strong and demonstrated team working experience
- Comfortable with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
- Strong educational background with a degree preferably in Computer Science or related

At KPMG, your long-term future is every bit as important to us as it is to you. That’s why our aim is to give you experiences that will stay with you for a lifetime. Whether it’s great training and development, mobility opportunities or corporate responsibility volunteering activities – you’ll gain a wealth of experiences on which to build a rewarding career. We’re a firm that encourages you to be yourself, values your contribution, and inspires you to act as a role model, always focused on doing the right thing for each other, our clients and our communities.

We’re at our best when you’re at your best; that’s why we’ve created ‘Our Deal’ and ‘The Academy’. Our Deal is the way we speak about the colleague experience and the expectations we have of our people. We expect the best from our people and in return we provide a stimulating, collaborative environment where each person can reach their extraordinary potential. Through ‘The Academy’, you’ll have access to communities which will support and develop you so that you build your skills and career. From introducing secondment programmes to preferential banking, and student loan payments to your birthday off, we’re making sure that our people have an amazing experience.

Applying with a DisabilityKPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. As a member of the Business Disability Forum we're committed to ensuring that all candidates are treated fairly throughout the Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss with your recruitment contact any reasonable adjustments to our Recruitment Process that you may require.

KPMG's commitment to diversity

KPMG consistently features in the Sunday Times Best Big Companies to work for, which has been recognised with a special achievement award to mark our 10 years in the Top 25. We pride ourselves on being a place where your individuality is valued; you can be yourself and still achieve your potential. We believe that your individuality helps us to deliver the best results to our clients. Diversity of background, diversity of experience, diversity of perspective - that's the KPMG difference. But, don't take our word for it, find out more about diversity at KPMG by viewing our Policy

Policy for Agencies

KPMG has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please check here to see our policy on agencies: Policy


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