Graduate Software Engineer (DevOps)

The job in a nutshell

To improve, support, monitor and react across the complete GoCompare technical estate and collaboratively provide guidance to tech teams, the wider business and third parties.

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience in a DevOps Engineering role
  • Working knowledge of .NET framework, C#, Web Services, XML, source control, MVC
  • Knowledge of Visual Studio, TFS, SQL, writing stored procedures, functions, views and general DB tasks
  • Understanding of MS Server operating systems (IIS, Application Pools, Event Logs) and AZURE platforms
  • Experience of developing and documenting technical processes and supporting work instructions
  • Good understanding of various SDLC methodologies (DevOps, Waterfall, Iterative, Agile etc.)

What you’ll be responsible for

  • Ensures the websites are available to customers in line with service level agreements
  • Assists with live service deployments to ensure a smooth transition from development into the production
  • Provide support/development for other internal applications and tools
  • As part of BAU, provide technical analysis of problems reported by our partners
  • Development and Deploy changes as needed to our Web and Partner platforms
  • Be part of automation and improvement across the technology stack
  • Maintain development, staging and live environments in the cloud

Who you’ll be working with

  • Build strong relationships with PMs along with Tribes and Squads and wider tech teams
  • Relationship Management with key IT partners, business partners and 3rd party suppliers to ensure stability and resilience of the systems
Go for it

Up to £30,000 + Extensive Benefits

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Contract type:

Full time

Closing date:

2nd March 2018

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Where we live

Our office in Newport is off junction 28 of the M4, and is a short walk from Tredegar House (ideal for a quick stroll at lunch time). To find us, our address is: Imperial House, Imperial Way, Newport NP10 8UH