DESIblitz Job: DevOps Support Engineer
Website Lloyds Banking Group
Tuesday 03 October 2023
£66,861 – £74,290
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Job Description Summary
JOB TITLE: DevOps Support Engineer
SALARY: The salary banding for this role is £66,861 – £74,290
LOCATION: Edinburgh, Cardiff or Halifax
HOURS: 35 hours, full time
WORKING PATTERN: Our work style is hybrid, which involves spending at least two days per week, or 40% of our time, at one of our office sites.
About this opportunity
The role is in the Enterprise Engineering Tools team, within Chief Technology Office, Engineering. Enterprise Engineering Tooling is a welcoming, friendly, and inclusive team that offers you both opportunity and profile. We'll provide you with a diverse, energising, and dynamic environment that focuses on equal opportunity and real career progression.
As a team we enable and support key Change and DevOps tooling across Group Transformation. We aim to deliver the highest quality customer driven solutions whilst continually challenging, motivating, mentoring, and supporting colleagues and teams.
It is a great opportunity to join a forward-thinking progressive team, actively working in Azure and GCP clouds. The focus is on the Atlassian suite of products, providing both technical support and demonstrating hands on technical expertise whilst supporting the design, build and implementations of solutions based on business requirements. You'll have excellent opportunities to build a great internal network and develop an understanding of this exciting team and the activities they perform.
You’ll be a catalyst for accelerated change within Lloyds Banking Group. Implementing and maintaining modern tools and processes that increase speed, leverage leading practices to improve efficiency and build a culture that continually improves engineering operations. You’ll be collaboratively applying systems thinking to optimise cross-system processes. Whilst driving targeted architecture and operating model changes and creating sustainable change and build capabilities.
Why Lloyds Banking Group
Join us and, as well as making a difference to customers, you’ll enjoy a fulfilling career where you’re free to be yourself. Great colleagues, transforming workspaces, hybrid working and a wide variety of career opportunities – you’ll find them all here.
What you’ll need
Strong commercial experience in Jira and Confluence administration including installation, configuration, upgrades on Unix/Linux systems
Understanding of networking concepts such as TCP/IP, DNS, and SSL
Knowledge of Agile methodology
Knowledge of at least one database management tool like MySQL, SQL Server
Ability to learn and apply new skills/concepts quickly using and developing an in-depth knowledge of Atlassian tools
Inquisitive, enthusiastic and passionate about delivering high quality products and services, keeping a focus on our customers.
And any experience of these would be really useful
Understanding of APIs and their usage. Including Jira and Confluence APIs
Building reporting dashboards using PowerBI and EazyBI
Azure public cloud
General knowledge of Linux and supporting Tomcat applications
Excellent analytical skills and able to work methodically with a high level of attention to detail
Able to find answers to questions and resolve problems whilst maintaining a focus on routine tasks
Our focus is to ensure we're inclusive every day, building an organisation that reflects modern society and celebrates diversity in all its forms.
We want our people to feel that they belong and can be their best, regardless of background, identity or culture.
We were one of the first major organisations to set goals on diversity in senior roles, create a menopause health package, and a dedicated Working with Cancer initiative.
And it’s why we especially welcome applications from underrepresented groups.
We’re disability confident. So if you’d like reasonable adjustments to be made to our recruitment processes, just let us know
We also offer a wide ranging benefits package, which includes:
A generous pension contribution of up to 15%
An annual performance related bonus
Share schemes including free shares
Benefits you can adapt to your lifestyle, such as discounted shopping
30 days’ holiday, with bank holidays on top
A range of wellbeing initiatives and generous parental leave policies
Ready for a career where you can have a positive impact as you learn, grow and thrive? Apply today and find out more.
At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses and communities. With us you'll have a key role to play in shaping the financial services of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll have many opportunities to learn, grow and develop.
We keep your data safe. So, we'll only ever ask you to provide confidential or sensitive information once you have formally been invited along to an interview or accepted a verbal offer to join us which is when we run our background checks. We'll always explain what we need and why, with any request coming from a trusted Lloyds Banking Group person.
We're focused on creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we’re building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.
Please NoteAt DESIblitz Jobs we strongly believe in helping our candidates find the right job and that everyone should have the same opportunities to find meaningful work. Our ethos is to promote diversity in the workplace. As one of our candidates your background or ethnicity shouldn't have any impact on your ability to apply for this job.