Skip to main content

Senior DevOps Engineer

Posted: 8 Jan 2021 Closes: 7 Feb 2021
London, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time PBM_743999730644914

Company Description

Fancy joining a global organisation who is revolutionizing the digital landscape? Today, as clients across industries are moving from digitally extending their businesses to placing digital at the core, Publicis Sapient has an unprecedented opportunity to help them succeed.

Job Description

As the DevOps Engineerwithin Publicis Sapient, you will be working within an agile development process as well as being part of a team responsible for the design and implementation of application build, release, deployment and configuration activities.

Being part of the DevOps Engineering team, you will be able to adjust to constant business change; common types of changes include new requirements, evolving goals and strategies, and emerging technologies.

You will also be interacting, developing, engineering and communicating collaboratively at a technical level with clients, vendors, partners, and all levels of colleagues within Publicis Sapient.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Working with client's IT organizations to establish DevOps strategy at an application level.
  • Working closely with Senior DevOps Engineers & Manager - DevOps to deliver a new DevOps process across various client accounts.
  • Working closely internal and external stakeholders to gather requirements, prototyping, architecting, implementing/updating solutions, building and executing test plans, performing quality reviews, managing operations and triaging and fixing operational issues.
Must Haves:
  • Demonstrate proficiency in two or more of the following development languages: Bash, Python, Go, Groovy, will also consider Shell, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, C#, C++.
  • Awareness of working with cloud providers (e.g. AWS, GCP, Azure).
  • A passion for code quality and an understanding of the entire DevOps tool chain from a quality perspective.
  • Knowledge of automated package delivery tools such as Ansible, Chef or Terraform
  • An understanding of Jenkins or Travis CI.
  • Knowledge of thefollowing application build tools - Npm or Gulp AND Maven or Gradle.
  • Awareness of the software build cycle.
  • Understanding of security considerations and security tools used to integrate with the build pipeline covering OWASP Top 10.
  • Drive to implement atrue modern DevOps culture.
Nice to Have
  • Basic infrastructure knowledge - Operating Systems, VM's, Containers, Proxy, Nginx.
  • An understanding of PaaS and Container infrastructure, preferably Kubernetes or Cloud Foundry.
  • Knowledge of build packs and how to access containers.
  • Working knowledge of Junit and/or Jasmine non-functional, functional and unit test frameworks and tools.
  • Understanding of application deployment orchestration tools such as UrbanCode deploy.
  • Experience working with client's IT organization to establish DevOps strategy at an application level.
  • Working knowledge of Tomcat and WebSphere application servers and Java containers.
  • Presentation skills would be awesome!
Flexibility and mobility is required to deliver this role as there may be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients to enable delivery of the first class services, we pride ourselves in.

Additional Information

What's in it for you?

An array of benefits awaits you at Publicis Sapient! 25 days paid annual leave, life assurance, dental insurance, income protection, private healthcare for you AND your family (pre-existing conditions included), and a pension is the least we want to provide to you.

The learning opportunities here are endless plus of course the opportunity to be part of a game-changing organisation that encourages outside-the-box thinking and empowerment to know that the world is your oyster when it comes to your career! With free soya lattes and gym fee reimbursement being thrown in, you'll get to taste the best coffee in town in our opinion.

About Publicis Sapient

Publicis Sapient, the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Groupe, helps clients drive growth and efficiency and evolve the ways they work, in a world where consumer behaviour and technology are catalysing social and commercial change at an unprecedented pace.

With 20k people distributed in across the globe, our expertise spanning technology, data sciences, consulting and creative combined with our culture of innovation enables us to deliver on complex transformation initiatives that accelerate our clients' businesses through creating the products and services their customers expect.

For more information,

Publicis Groupe UK

Share Job