Senior DevOps / NoSQL DBA

Experian ,
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Job Description

About Experian: Experian is a leading global information services company that unlocks the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and societies across the world. During life's big moments - from buying a home or car, to sending a child to college, to growing a business exponentially by connecting it with new customers - we empower consumers and our clients to manage their data with confidence so they can maximize every opportunity. We gather, analyse and process data in ways others can't. We help individuals take financial control and access financial services, businesses make smarter decision and thrive, lenders lend more responsibly, and organizations prevent identity fraud and crime. For more than 125 years, we've helped consumers and clients prosper, and economies and communities flourish - and we're not done. Our 18,000 people in 45 countries believe the possibilities for you, and our world, are growing. We're investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation so we can help create a better tomorrow. The role: We have a fantastic opportunity for you to join our team to work as a Senior DevOps Engineer (specialising in NoSQL Databases e.g. Aerospike). In depth knowledge and experience of working with NoSql Databases is a must, training can be given to transition to Aerospike as required. This role sits in our expanding software development group where you will be supporting our Fraud business. You will be involved in defining technical solutions, infrastructure architecture and the implementation of engineering solutions in an established engineering function. The ideal candidate will be passionate about automation and understands the real benefits of agile with significant experience of working within a DevOps culture. Principle Responsibilities: Manage Aerospike databases - installation, configuration and administration Consult and make recommendation on design, security, performance tuning and monitoring Develop, support and improve operational practices and procedures Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills Required Skills and Experience: Experience in provisioning, operating, and maintaining systems running on AWS Experience operating web-scale deployments of distributed systems Experience in implementation of backup and recovery strategies Source Control - manage code via source control tools - GIT Configuration management - Ansible, Hashicorp Packer & Terraform Fluency in Python, Java, GoLang, or a similar language Desirable Skills and Experience: Lateral thinking, reverse engineering, good at problem solving & decision making. Agile / Scrum, experience of working in a software development environment Obsession for good documentation: using wiki to log changes, write procedures and instructions Continuous integration tools - Jenkins, Maven, Git Experience with agile tools - JIRA / Confluence / Wiki / Slack Job: **Product Development* Organization: **Central* Title: Senior DevOps / NoSQL DBA Location: GBR-England-Nottingham Requisition ID: 201744