DevOps Engineer (UK)

MYPINPAD’s software turns everyday mobile devices like smartphones and tablets into secure payment terminals.

As the first software-based payments solution developer in the world to have achieved a full suite of PCI certified solutions, our offering is the most secure in the world. This leading technology enables a consistent ‘card present’ payment experience across all channels, both in-store and digital.

MYPINPAD’s payments solutions are device and gateway agnostic and built upon our globally patented, cloud-based authentication platform. By enabling merchants of all sizes globally to securely accept payments using smartphones and tablets, we help open up a world of possibilities in reshaping the end-to-end customer experience. Secure, safe, seamless payments. Everywhere.

MYPINPAD is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. All our people make this an exciting and inclusive place to work, where they can be themselves and let their skills shine.

We value quality and excellence in everything we do, with a strong focus on supporting and developing our employees.

We offer a range of flexible working options that allow our people the opportunity to contribute fully, without compromising family commitments or general well-being.

THE ROLE

The DevOps Engineer will join a dynamic, fast-paced and highly skilled team working to maintain and improve our cloud services to support our growing product and customer base. You will play a critical role partnering with Product, Operations, and QA teams to deliver our SaaS solutions to the world. You should have a passion for DevOps, IT, and Cloud Architecture and a desire to pursue excellence.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND EXPECTATIONS

  • Integrates and supports monitoring applications to provide insight into application state, health, access/intrusion control, and logging/traceability
  • Helps the product team provision and deploys customer services/instances on the cloud
  • Troubleshoots problems in our build and deployment systems as it pertains to the software code and external libraries and dependencies
  • Troubleshoots and rectifies problems in our services and deployed systems
  • Enjoys automation, monitoring tools, and developing tools to improve efficiency, IT, keeping secure systems, adhering to security compliance, and abstracting the complexity
  • Responsible for frameworks and tools to build, test, and package the MYPINPAD SAAS software through development, stage, and production environments
  • Gains satisfaction when able to quickly and safely build & deploy, effortlessly recover systems in case something goes wrong, and multiplies the productivity of a team with tools
  • Develops, and maintains the tools to simplify the life-cycle of our cloud service in multiple environments from build to roll out
  • Integrates and supports monitoring applications to provide insight into application state, health, access/intrusion control, and logging/traceability
  • Helps the product team provision and deploys customer services/instances on the cloud
  • Troubleshoots problems in our build and deployment systems as it pertains to the software code and external libraries and dependencies
  • Troubleshoots and rectifies problems in our services and deployed systems
  • Contributes to estimation and scheduling of DevOps and Operational scope
  • Collaborates with the team to drive operations/deployment considerations in software features
  • Implements IT policies to adhere to security compliance and audits
  • Is part of on-call support roster

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

Essential

  • Experience of working in an IT/DevOps role
  • Excellent and demonstrable organisational and planning skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills – Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to handle sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of professionalism
  • Demonstrable ability to build strong and trusted relationships with external parties and throughout the company
  • Able to multitask and manage changing priorities
  • Ability to problem solve and come up with creative solutions
  • Able to work well under pressure.

Desirable

  • BSc or Diploma in Software or IT related degrees
  • Some relevant experience in a Developer, DevOps or System Admin role
  • Hands-on experience working with cloud infrastructure and services, preferably Azure (or similar AWS or GCP experience)
  • Experience designing and implementing tasks in CI/CD pipelines and tools (Azure DevOps, GitLab, Jenkins)
  • Experience with Containers & Container Orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, Helm)
  • Experience designing and implementing workflows with Artifact Management systems (Proget, Artifactory, etc)
  • Bash, Python, or Powershell scripting knowledge
  • Git repository and release management experience
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle and experience working in Production environments
  • Knowledge or experience implementing IT policies for security and privacy compliance (SOC, PCI, etc).

MYPINPAD is an equal opportunities employer. All positions are open to all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.