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DevOps Engineer

Entry-level at Centrica

DevOps Engineer

Entry-level at Centrica

  • LocationLondon, UK
  • Position levelEntry-level
  • Job period iconFull-time employment
  • Application deadline iconApply by 09 Jan, 2019
  • Application deadline iconPosted on 10 Nov, 2018
  • Start date iconStart date:
  • Visa iconVisa Sponsor
  • CompetitiveCompetitive

The overview:

A new opportunity is available for a Junior DevOps Engineer to join Centrica Hive in London.
As a Junior DevOps Engineer you will be working with big data, (AWS, Terraform, Packer, Ansible, Kubernetes) and working with a group of talented forward-thinking engineers working on automated code builds and deployment, infrastructure as code and supporting some of the best software development tools.
Centrica Connected Home are the team behind Hive Active Heating. Set up by British Gas in 2012, we were given a simple mission: to make the connected home a reality for everyone. We’re here to give you more control over their lives and homes and we’re passionate about providing technology products and services that let our customers control and connect with their homes wherever they are.

The role:

We are evolving a Data Platform based on open-source components and AWS services to support Connected Home’s core products.
The platform is Connected Homes’ end-to-end data solution from ingesting data from internet-of-things sensors, energy meters and other high volume sources; validating and storing data; aggregating information, providing a platform to run data-science algorithms; and delivering information back to products; third parties and other systems.
As a junior that’s part of the data platform DevOps team, at the beginning you will learn:
  • about AWS services, how they work and how to manage them
  • about security, security policies and how to apply them
  • how to manage infrastructure as code using Terraform
And then move to more advanced topics, like:
  • the available services in AWS Cloud
  • networking
  • monitoring and alerting
  • How to use the following technologies:
    • Kubernetes and Docker containers
    • Terraform
    • Ansible
    • Jenkins and GoCD

The person:

Naturally, you have the ambition to start a career as a DevOps Engineer and are eager to learn. You bring some experience in basic programming/scripting experience in Bash, Python or Go.
Does this sound as something you are keen on exploring further? PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button.
Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.
This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

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