AWS DevOps Engineer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 1 week ago
Docker (regular)
Kubernetes (regular)
Scrum (regular)
Terraform (advanced)
AWS (advanced)
DevOps (advanced)
GitLab (advanced)
JIRA (advanced)
Linux (advanced)

HL Tech is a modern technology centre supporting software development and strategic digital transformation of the British financial market giant, Hargreaves Lansdown.

Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK’s number one platform for private investors, looking after £132.3 billion of savings and investments on behalf of over 1.7 million clients
We are transforming our technological landscape to be cloud first organisation. For that to happen, we need to create number of teams to support DevOps ways of working, as well as enable Product teams to work in “you build it, you run it mode”. We’ve started by creating Cloud Platform team, building our AWS Organisation and leveraging GitOps practices, going full automation using Terraform stack. You will join the team of experience DevOps Engineers to help us expand the Cloud Platform, but there are other areas where the right candidate might fit as well. Depends on candidate preference, we’ll look to create SRE, CloudOps, Observability and Identity teams working closely with Product teams in cloud landscapes only. You will be helping to solve architectural challenges, writing Infrastructure as a Code scripts, or as part of Site Reliability Engineering helping the product teams to build reliable, resilient systems.
For the right candidates there will be number of opportunities to step up for various challenges, choosing your own path of development, and leveraging your straight in the modern and dynamic cloud landscape, with experience colleagues. You will report to Head of Cloud Platforms and be part of platforms and enablement teams to build secure and reliable solutions in the cloud used by millions of users.


Must have:
  • Extensive experience as a DevOps engineer
  • Knowledge of AWS
  • Experience in Linux environment (Centos or RedHat)
  • Expert in DevOps methodologies and the tools which support them e.g. Kubernetes and/or Docker, Ansible, Terraform/ Cloud Formation
  • Technical design of infrastructure systems
  • Ability to analyse and problem solve
  • Good command of English written and spoken
Nice to have:
  • Ability to take technical lead on projects with multiple engineers assigned
  • Experience in programming and scripting skills (bash, python)
  • Experience in logging and monitoring solutions , e.g. ELK, Prometheus
  • Working on an innovative platform that is used widely in the organization 
  • Use Infrastructure as a Code and GitOps practices in daily work
  • Providing AWS cloud expertise to other teams
  • Designing future proof systems which help Increase efficiency within HL through automation and process improvement
  • Providing technical solutions to real business problems 
  • Communicating with all levels of the business to help present new ideas and provide recommendations for new technologies
  • Building the required tooling to help deliver a DevOps based culture
  • Author’s rights (tax reliefs due to creative type of work)
  • PPE (4% employer contribution without any additional cost nor employee contributions required)
  • Annual bonus depending on performance
  • Conference & Training budget
  • English lessons with native speakers
  • Private health care & Life insurance
  • MyBenefit Cafeteria (benefits platform)
  • 2 additional days for volunteering events
  • Team events
  • Buddy programme
  • Opportunity to grow according to your level of expertise
  • Working with new technologies and a multi-diverse team
  • Many opportunities to share knowledge and ideas
  • In-house Trainings

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