DevOps Engineer
iPLATO Healthcare
London
a month ago

London, UK / Pardubice, Czech Republic

Permanent

Competitive Salary

Who we are

myGP, the second most-downloaded medical app on Google and Apple stores, needs DevOps Engineer to

help us in our journey toward simplifying access to healthcare. We serve millions of patients and

healthcare professionals every day and are passionate about improving patient experience and clinical

outcomes. If you wish to embark on a meaningful and rewarding journey with a digital health company

that’s growing exponentially in the UK, and has its sights set internationally, then we would love to hear

from you.

About the role:

As a DevOps Engineer at iPLATO you will be working as part of an Agile team responsible for the ongoing

monitoring, scaling, deployment and health of our production platform.

We are in the early stage of migrating our platform from traditional hosting environment to AWS and you

will be in a pivotal role in ensuring this transition is carried out without incident. You will be expected to

design and develop automation templates/tools for infrastructure provisioning, configuration & change

management to facilitate this migration.

Reporting to the CTO, your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Focus on proactive monitoring and catching issues early
  • Learn about new technologies and related tools to introduce to the company in order to grow the

agile development environment

  • Work with developers to make sure new environments meet requirements and conform to best

practices.

  • Research and architect solutions to solve security and compliance requirements
  • Diagnose and resolve technical issues

What we are looking for:


Essential:

  • Experience building and maintaining production systems on AWS using EC2, RDS, S3, etc.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies, cloud services and automation tools e.g.

Ansible, Terraform, Packer (including XML and JSON type configurations)

  • Solid scripting skills in one or more of: Python, Bash, Perl, Ruby, PHP
  • Strong background in Linux (Centos/Redhat) administration
  • Enterprise level networking (TCP/IP, VPNs, SFTP, Proxy, Firewalls, BGP)
  • Familiarity with large-scale databases and proficiency in MySQL.
  • Experience working with containers such as Docker, (deployment aspects)
  • Experienced in automated build and deployments using Jenkins / GitLab CI
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Experienced with source code control (GitHub or GitLab)
  • Good working knowledge of Virtualisation platforms such as VMware
  • Line management experience

Above all, we want someone that shares our core principles. These are:

  • We are Patient Centred
  • We can be Trusted
  • We can Deliver Quality
  • We are Passionate
  • We aim High

What we offer

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • On-site wellbeing programmes and massages
  • Free breakfast
  • Company-funded bi-monthly social
  • An annual individual training budget of up to £1000
  • Life insurance
  • In-office pool table and conveniently located Hammersmith office
  • Company share option scheme (on passing probation)
  • Travel loan (on passing probation)


If you are looking to make a difference and help transform the healthcare industry, please forward your

CV and covering letter to [email protected] writing “DevOps Engineer” in the subject field. By applying

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Due to high volumes of applications we are only able to respond to those who have been successful for

interview, if you haven’t heard from us within two weeks of your application then please presume you

have not been successful this time around.