ABOUT OCTOPUS

Octopus is a fast-growing company with more than 600 employees. Since we launched in 2000, we’ve established market leading positions across financial services, healthcare and energy.

The Octopus Group incorporates Octopus Energy, Octopus Healthcare, Octopus Investments, Octopus Property, Octopus Ventures and Octopus Labs. Octopus Labs is the fintech innovation unit of the Octopus Group. We fuse track record and technology, expertise and UX, to build financial products the way they should be: trustworthy, rewarding and easy-to-use.Must have the right to work in the UK

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for a DevOps engineer to help define, implement, and support our rapidly changing tech infrastructure and delivery pipeline. We embrace change and need someone who is passionate about innovative technology, as well as understanding what good looks like and appreciates the importance of security throughout the SDLC.

  • Implementing and designing CI and CD packages/pipelines to allow measurable improvements to deployment frequency, a faster time to market, and a lower failure rate of new releases
  • Building and maintaining tools to automate application and infrastructure deployment, and to monitor operations
  • Coordinating with other members of the DevOps, Development, Test, and Product Owner teams to enhance and optimize existing processes
  • Providing guidance & support to the Dev and QA teams as needed
  • Experience in development operations including deployment automation, automation scripting, configuration management & standardization
  • You are very ‘hands-on’, and love getting your hands dirty in the detail
  • You have a "can do" attitude and love to experiment, tinker and play around with new tech.

YOU:

  • Strong experience with Docker and Kubernetes. Deploying to Kubernetes clusters in the cloud
  • CI/CD - At least 2 year’s experience managing Jenkins environments
  • Experience managing Azure, AWS
  • Experience managing Linux environments
  • Hands-on experience in Terraform and provisioning languages (e.g. Ansible)
  • Experience monitoring cloud infrastructure and microservices (Prometheus, Grafana, etc.)


WHY?

  • Flexible working hours.
  • Exceptionally diverse/multinational team.
  • Salary (tell us what you are worth) + benefits.
  • Relaxed, creative environment.
  • Stunning office.

Must have the right to work in the UK

Our Values

Be helpful

Random acts of kindness make the workplace a better place. So, go out of your way to be helpful, and give people reasons to smile.

Be straightforward

Life is complicated enough. Don’t make it harder for yourself, or for others. Sometimes the simplest approach works wonders.

Be bold

Every great business started with a flash of inspiration. If you’ve got a great idea, don’t keep it to yourself.

At Octopus, we recognise the importance of embracing diversity in order to create a high performance culture.