Working with William Hill, you will be at the heart of the technological revolution with one of the worlds most trusted betting and gaming companies. William Hill deals with projects ranging fromdesktop or mobile casinos and betting sites, to name a few. We process 500 online Sportsbook bets per second each Saturday, thats the same as the number of orders processed by Amazon UK, on its busiest day of the year. We deal with more than 20 million users daily; impressed? You can be sure there are many more challenges waiting for you.
When we say cutting edge, we mean it. Here, you can work on highly reliable systems with low latency, much like the transactional systems of the best financial institutions, butwith the fun included.
You will have access todevelopment opportunities, including IT conferences, internal training, and lunch andlearn sessions. You will be part of a great working atmosphere, performing complex work in a collaborative team of amazing people, with forward-thinking managers. You will have the opportunity to make an impact.
What You Will Do:
The DevOps Engineer will manage the production environment by maintaining availability, scalability, disaster recovery, backup systems, system security, and performance. You will be responsible for resolving complex issues that involve being resourceful, employing creative problem-solving techniques, and the ability to identify the root cause of the problems. You will bring expertise in the way of providing architectural guidance for infrastructure and application improvements and introduce the extensive automation of repetitive management tasks and deployments into the production environment.
Responsible for configuration, optimization, documentation, and support of infrastructure components that host the customer-facing production applications
Design and build tools and frameworks that support deploying and managing customer mobile and web applications
Design, build and deliver cloud computing solutions, hosted services, and underlying software infrastructure
Assist in guiding application developers on proper techniques for building scalable applications
Collaborates with software product development, architecture, and IT teams to ensure releases are delivered with repeatable and audit-able processes
Support and troubleshoot scalability, high availability, performance, monitoring, backup and restores of different environments
Work independently across multiple platforms and applications to understand dependencies
Evaluate new tools, technologies, and processes to improve speed, efficiency, and scalability
Design and architect solutions for existing customer-facing applications as they are moved into cloud environments such as AWS
Perform incident and change management on all devices and operating systems
Perform maintenance as required
Participate in on-call schedule and patch rotations
What You Will Need:
Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
6+ years of work experience in an IT environment
4+ years of Linux Systems Engineering/Architecture experience
Proven, expert-level experience working with highly-distributed systems, scalability and SaaS applications with a proven ability to speak authoritatively about architectural, design, and implementation details
Expert experience with configuration management tools like Salt/Chef/Ansible, etc.
Expert experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, Circle CI, Travis, etc.
Proven ability to script using languages like Node, Perl, Bash, or Python
Understanding of systems hardening and secure systems configuration
Experience with IaaS like AWS or Azure
Understanding of security concepts such as Firewalls, IPS, IDS, VPN, and MFA
Ability to thrive as an individual or a small team member on projects
Extensive experience and knowledge in solving problems that are complex in scope, requiring in-depth evaluation as well as the ability to identify problems in advance and propose solutions
Require limited supervision and direction; drive results, and set priorities appropriately and independently
Excellent communication, presentation, writing, and editorial abilities
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Ability to work on a 247 on-call, weekday and weekend schedule
You will need to successfully complete a background and drug screen
William Hill provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, civil union/domestic partnership status, familial status, domestic violence victim status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws. William Hill complies with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
Must be able to type and talk on the phone for extended periods of time
Regular attendance in the office
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