DevOps Engineer

Role

We’re looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join our team to support the growth of our internal OTT solution.

This is a full-time, hands-on role, which will see you expanding and improving our existing infrastructure codebase using modern infrastructure-as-code (IaC) patterns.

You will work with our development teams and technical architects to help shape, design, build and roll out our very own OTT solution, ensuring it meets both users and business needs while keeping a level head and a positive attitude.

As the agency evolves, gets bigger and more product-focused, it’s a super exciting moment to be joining us and helping us to shape the future of OTT.

About FX Digital

FX Digital is an award-winning digital agency based in London, specialising in OTT (Over-The-Top) streaming and Connected TV-first application design & development.

It is an exciting time to join our team and help our clients find industry-leading, innovative solutions in the exciting and rapidly growing world of Connected TV.

We currently deliver solutions for incredible brands like Discovery, Eurosport, GCN and the ATP Media, as we continue to work with global sports and entertainment brands, helping them to reach millions of viewers across the world.

Our dynamic and energetic team of 50 is based in the beautiful Bentima House in Old Street, close to the hustle and bustle of Shoreditch.

Responsibilities

  • Design, simplify, document and implement IaC for a microservices-based architecture.
  • Managing our CI/CD infrastructure (specifically GitLab).
  • Managing systems such as DigitalOcean and OpenVPN.

Requirements

  • Hands-on experience of cloud automation tools such as Terraform, Helm, SOPS, following modern software development tools and techniques.
  • Experienced in automation scripting, IaC, DevOps tools, and procedures.
  • Deploying, testing, and building CI/CD pipelines.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and practical experience in managing cloud-native, especially in a Kubernetes environment.
  • Experience working with data streaming solutions, such as Kafka, EventStore or NATS and knowledge of event sourcing.
  • Experience working with ELK (ElasticSearch, LogStash, Kibana) and Prometheus stacks.
  • Experience with e.g. KeyCloak, Hashicorp Vault, etc.
  • Experience with e.g. AWS or DigitalOcean.

Desirable

  • Experience in security infrastructure, in particular zero trust networks.
  • Knowledge of security best-practice standards in DevOps.
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer certification.

What’s in it for you?

  • 24 days holiday (Plus 8 Bank Holidays, giving you a total of 32 days)
  • Office closure over Christmas (3 days that do not come out of your holiday allowance)
  • Sanctus mental health coaching
  • Vitality Health Insurance on completion of probation
  • Regular social events
  • 4 hours a week personal development time for training
  • New Mac Laptop upon joining
  • Opportunities to travel to industry conferences
  • Quarterly appraisals
  • Cycle to work scheme via Green Commute Initiative
  • Annual Profit Share Scheme
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Job Details

    • Contract type: Permanent
    • Working hours: Full time
    • Location: FX Digital’s office is situated in the Bentima House, Old Street, East London
      • In light of the pandemic, FX Digital is currently operating on a hybrid working model, meaning that our team has the option to work from home but days in our London office will sometimes be required
    • Salary: Depending on experience, in between £35k-45k / year

    How to apply

    If you’re interested in applying for this role, please submit your details through the application form below.

    If you’re asked to an interview, great! This is an informal chat and an opportunity for you to tell us about your professional passions and goals for the future, run through any past work you have to share, and also for us to go into more detail about the job and discover if it’s a good fit for you.