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Full Stack PHP Developer Who Loves DevOps

Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd

Southampton, UK | Posted: 1 year ago

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Full Stack PHP Developer Who Loves DevOps - Southampton Area (Droxford) - £45-55k

DevOps is a culture that must be embedded within an organisation, starting from the top management. Such is the case with the co-founders of Visitor Chat, as they have made the decision to implement DevOps into their business and want to bring on a talented individual to start the process!

The Company

Founded in 2015, Visitor Chat has taken the UK Automotive Dealership & Estate Agency market by storm, with their highly bespoke and dynamic Live Chat services.

The Team

Visitor Chat currently outsource their DevOps work to some very talented specialists that have helped them get to where they are now. However, the time has come to make more use of their beautiful new Google-esque offices and kick off their in-house DevOps team. You would be the first, but you certainly would not be the last!

If you have always wanted to build yourself an army of DevOps Engineers/Gurus/Ninjas/Evangelists, then this could be your opportunity! They have some big plans to grow the team and you would be heavily influential in this process, because at the end of the day, you're the experts! The plan for this role is to eventually lead you to taking on the role of CTO.

The Skills

  • DevOps Skills (AWS Services, Jenkins, Ansible, Docker)
  • MongoDB experience (aggregation framework, optimization)

  • JavaScript + React
  • PHP + Framework (Laravel5)
  • Relational database experience (Postgres)

The Work
  • Code repositories management
  • Code review before merging code to master branch on all repos
  • Merging code to master branch
  • Support CI process, deploy code to production
  • Support production infrastructure on AWS
  • Instances monitoring. Prevention of failures and the rectification of cause.
  • Bugs identification, providing detailed information to colleagues

The Offer
  • Money! (Up to £55k to be exact)
  • Part- remote working (but with a couple of weeks, at the start, full time to get to know the lovely team they have there)
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Career progression opportunities to CTO level
  • Autonomy of work and technical implementation to the company
  • New Google-esque office with free drinks and snacks

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