Lead Operability


London - London

£95,000 - £100,000   

DevOps Engineer - Monitoring / Observability Subject Matter Expert

An interesting opportunity that's open to an experienced Lead Monitoring / Observability Engineer. A great opportunity here to work for one of one of the World's leading live entertainment companies! They operate in 30 countries, with over £70m invested in core technology with more than 530 million products sold annually - they are market leaders.

In the role of Lead Monitoring Observability Engineer - Developer Experience, you will be responsible for architecting and leading technical direction and implementation of the client software pipeline. This platform is essential to the client business, providing the tooling, practices, and expertise that our development engineering teams leverage to deliver, observe, and maintain the client product suite.

You will be responsible for ensuring that development teams have low friction, highly secure, highly available, cost-effective and consistent toolchain to deliver software within and effective tools to monitor, observe and operate that software in the framework of large enterprise compliance and governance needs. In this role you the autonomy to make choose monitoring tools and change monitoring processes at group level.

You will work closely with the Director - Developer Experience, software development leadership, technical operations leadership, architecture, PMO and vendors from around the globe to design and deliver these services.

Technical Skills Required:

  • Expertise and experience in delivering large-scale systems using big data technologies including but not limited to: Enterprise scale Kafka, Splunk, Prometheus, and other Time Series databases
  • Background in both Systems and Software Engineering
  • Competent developing software in 1 or more of Python, Golang, Ruby, C
  • You should have experience in designing, automating, maintaining and optimising monitoring / observability platforms
  • Abreast of industry standards and trends related to telemetry and software pipelines
  • Experience rationalising and implementing monitoring and observability toolchain at enterprise scale
  • Previous experience of public clouds (AWS and Terraform)
  • Knowledge and experience of containers and Kubernetes cluster
  • Hands on experience consolidating application and system logs at enterprise scale
  • Experience with automation tools (Chef, Ansible)
  • Experience working in a remote team across multiple regions and time zones
  • Incident management

This is such a great opportunity to join an organisation with a truly global and enterprise sized architecture. You will be working as part of the Intl' Operations and Reliability team, focused on partnering with Software Engineering and Product Mgmt teams to ensure alignment on achieving business goals as well as building, maintaining and improving critical parts of a business-critical product suite.

Dress down culture. Great working environment and here are some of the benefits:

  • 10% Bonus
  • Remote first role
  • Maximum 5% Employer Pension Contribution - Matched Contribution Scheme
  • Income Protection (capped at 2 Years)
  • Life Assurance 4 x salary
  • Unlimited Holiday!
  • Flex working time
  • Onsite Bar
  • Charity leaves days
  • Ping Pong, Wii, Xbox, Pool Table, Pinball etc
  • Regular free fresh fruit delivery

APPLY ASAP! This is a GREAT opportunity.

DevOps Engineer - Monitoring / Observability Subject Matter Expert

Kafka Splunk Prometheus Chef Ansible Python Golang Ruby C Kubernetes




Updated: Fri May 06 2022 12:57:52 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)