Senior DevOps Engineer

The Senior DevOps Engineer is a key member of the tech division of our Publishing team and is responsible for the administration of the cloud-native ecosystem that powers our publishing platforms
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops incredible software for the online gaming industry. Living by the motto “Fearlessly Forward,” innovation is at the centre of everything we do, whether it’s our games, new products and technologies. We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes.Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills, and that comes from the diversity of our people. The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof,) and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a pleasant, supportive place to work – whoever you are. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and move Fearlessly Forward.

Our fiercely world class Marketing and technology division is expanding and we need people like you.  If you love what you do, always looking for a better way and if you’re not afraid to take a few risks to make something really great, then you’re our sort of person.  Come help us grow our new Malaga Publishing office, where you will join a team of creative technologists and developers to offer a wide range of skills and services, including front and backend web development, mobile development, app development and more.  Involved from kick off to last code push, you will turn ideas into digital experiences. 

What you'll do

The Senior DevOps Engineer is a key member of the DevOps team for our Publishing division and is responsible for the administration of the cloud native ecosystem that powers our publishing platforms: including the design, implementation, troubleshooting, monitoring, security and maintenance required to meet the high availability SLAs our clients expect. 

You are an individual who has a technical mind and has a passion for delivering solutions in the ever-changing world of technology. The Senior DevOps Engineer will help to guide and mentor team members in their day-to-day tasks. You will also support the Team Lead in planning, technical decisions, and collaborating with teams we support to develop new insights that could further enhance our platform. 

• Guide the DevOps Team through the definition and execution of distributed solutions on top of Kubernetes to achieve our goal of 99.9% availability for our clients; 

• Design and work on the implementation of our custom, cloud native, PaaS solution with the goal of providing the best user experience to the Development and QA teams;

 • Use GitOps best practices to achieve continuous deployment on a global scale; 

• Contribute to the architecture of our automated build and deployment systems; 

• Maintain detailed, up-to-date documentation of internal system assets; 

• Stay abreast of changes to current technology and how it could improve processes; 

 • Co-ordinate with cross-functional experts throughout the company to validate and develop new insights; 

• Work closely with external providers to troubleshoot system issues; 

• Participate in On-call rotation for publishing platform. 

What you'll bring

 • University degree or diploma in related field and 5+ years previous DevOps experience; 

• Have demonstrated an in-depth understanding of the cloud native space; 

• Designed and implemented complex CI/CD solutions on Kubernetes in production; 

• 2 years of experience working with Kubernetes in production; 

• 3 years of experience working with containers in production; 

• 3 years of experience working with Git; 

• 1 year of experience working with Helm; 

• Have experience with AWS, including CF, ELB, S3, EC2 and more; 

• Expert analytical and data-driven decision-making skills; 

• Creative thinking and motivated self-starter with an ability to quickly grasp complex concepts and technologies; 

• Comfortable leading projects from start to finish with minimal supervision; 

• Strong ability to work within aggressive and dynamic timelines; 

• Excellent team player and positive contributor to the culture of the business. 

Strong consideration will be given to candidates that also offer the following: 

• 2 years of experience writing CM/CI/CD tools in Python or Go; 

• Familiar with the GitOps paradigm; 

• 1 year of experience working with Rancher in production; 

• A strong understanding of CM and the CI/CD methodology; 

• Familiar with writing complex bash scripts; 

• Skilled experience working in a Linux environment; 

• Have written custom Kubernetes operators; 

• Experience writing Terraform modules for Openstack infrastructure.

What's in it for you

• Global work experience in an agile methodology 

• International, friendly and inclusive multi-cultural environment 

• Private health insurance and life insurance from day 1 

• Sabbatical programme (6 weeks paid leave) for every 4 years of service 

• Flexibility of working from home/office to stay both safe and collaborative 

• Flexible working hours, well-being programs, learning and growth opportunities 

• Team building events, Learning Labs, Hackathons/Designatons 

• Opportunity to shape the tech community inside and outside of The Workshop, mentoring and sharing knowledge with others


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Fully remote

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Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.

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