DevOps Engineer

Permanent, part time; Location: Cambridge, UK

DevOps Engineer

Who is Cambridge Intelligence?

We’re a team of data visualization experts. We help organizations to make an intelligent visual analysis of their data to ‘join the dots’ within it and uncover hidden threats.

Using our data visualization tools, it’s quick and easy to build powerful data visualization applications, roll them into analysts’ tools and workflows, and deploy them anywhere in the world.

What’s the role about?

This role is responsible for planning the infrastructure and build strategy and communicating these across the team and company. In addition, you’ll support the dev team with 3rd party services and internal tools to make the development process as frictionless as possible. This may include:

  • Cloud administration (including AWS)
  • Monitoring, deploying and optimizing our production servers
  • Ensuring the robustness, availability and security of our SDK sites and accounts
  • Supporting software builds and continuous integration / deployment
  • Writing automation scripts for builds and testing
  • Proactively exploring new tools and resources to help the team be more efficient

Who’s the ideal candidate?

We’re looking for someone who constantly works to make their position obsolete through automation, and then evolves their role to solve ever greater challenges.

You’ll be passionate about your work, and willing to undertake a broad range of tasks. You’ll probably have 2 or more years as a DevOps/SysAdmin role or similar relevant experience.

You’ll have experience with:

  • writing automation code
  • a backend framework and scripts
  • Linux
  • Docker
  • AWS

You might also have experience with:

  • JavaScript
  • Node.js

This role is in the Development Team. Find out more about us here.

You can find out more about working here in our Life at Cambridge Intelligence section.

We organize a monthly meet-up group in Cambridge – JavaScript & NodeJS Cambridge. Do come along if you would prefer to meet us in a more informal environment.

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"My team is the best thing about working here. We work together on varied, interesting technical problems, help each other learn and constantly look for ways to improve how we do things. "

- Julia Robson, Developer

Why join the team?

  • Interesting and challenging work
    We’re driven by a desire to solve difficult problems. We grow our skills with pioneering work in everything from technical engineering to visual design.

  • Make an important impact
    You’ll be trusted by your team to make significant contributions early on. You’ll be involved in projects that are key to the success and growth of our young company.

  • Development opportunities
    The best way to succeed is to invest in our people. We prioritize personal development, set ambitious goals and provide opportunities to learn on the job from your talented colleagues.

  • Innovation
    We encourage inventiveness. Everyone contributes to the success of the business: from building and promoting the product to supporting the team and driving customer success.