Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Barn 4, Dunston Business Village, Stafford, ST18 9AB.
Hours: 8:30am-5pm, Mon - Fri
Salary: £28,000 - £45,000 (Plus additional, paid, out of hours work )
Applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tired of reading droll job descriptions that all sound the same? Don't worry, so are we! We could bore you to death with our company ethos or go on for hours about how hip we think we are. Instead, let's cut through the . We think work should be fun.
Here is what you should know about working in the Codeweavers Infrastructure Team:
★ Small but vital to the business
★ Respected by the business for technical ability
★ Supports an n-tier hosting environment which underpins Codeweavers SaaS web applications and services
★ Maintains a bare minimum of documentation
★ Agrees tooling, standards, hardware etc. by consensus
★ Manages a heterogeneous infrastructure with Windows and Linux Servers
★ Returns 100% visible uptime for Infrastructure Services with redundancy and high availability as standard
★ Provides out of hours support for resolution of live service issues on a rostered basis
★ Employs a range of technologies, including:
- Dell/Force 10 switches
- Dell 13th generation PowerEdge Servers
- pfSense (with CARP/pfSync)
- Cassandra (distributed NoSQL database)
- Microsoft SQL Server
- Nagios/Open Monitoring Distribution
- Microsoft Windows Active Directory
- Windows 10/Server 2012 r2
★ Tooling includes:
- Talend Open Studio (ETL)
- Desired State Configuration
- Dell Server Configuration Profiles
This position is ideal for a dependable person who craves the chance to work with fair degrees of responsibility, autonomy and expert providers in a close-knit and highly dedicated environment. Successful applications can look-forward to being intensively involved in evolving and extending our infrastructure as the business meets the demands of an ever growing client base. Proven diagnostic and problem-solving skills and a degree of comfort in resolving live system’s outages will be an advantage to any potential candidate.
You will need to be independently mobile as occasional trips to the remote data centres are required.
It’s really difficult to describe what it’s like to work at Codeweavers. From day one, you are trusted to work as best as you can and the rest is up to you. We don't believe in excessive documentation or meetings. We don't believe in hierarchy - we have a flat management structure with unhindered communication between employees. We take an experimental approach to our work which means logic, common sense and good reasoning prevails over internal politics and agenda.
More Reasons to Choose Codeweavers
Codeweavers is an agile & growing software company, focused on providing high-performance SaaS web services. Codeweavers have a fantastic client base which include BMW/MINI, Peugeot/Citroen, Toyota/Lexus, Autotrader & VW Group to name a few.
We are well respected for the technical quality of our work as well as the methods we employ to deliver our products and we are keen to develop this reputation further. Codeweavers is built on an ethos of continuous improvement. As part of a focused team, you will encounter many opportunities for both self and team improvement.
Codeweavers is a genuinely great place to work. We believe in respecting our employees and understand that the way to get the very best work from them is to provide a welcoming, relaxed and friendly environment.
In return for becoming a valued member of our Infrastructure Team you can expect:
★ Competitive salary with annual performance related pay increases
★ Salary sacrifice pension scheme, matched up to 4% by Codeweavers
★ 23 days paid holiday with an additional day for each year of service
★ Paid on-call allowance, company mobile and reimbursement of Internet broadband line rental on joining the on-call rota,
★ Time off in lieu in recompense for time spent dealing with out of hours live issues
★ Opportunities to learn, gain further qualifications and attend conferences
★ Access to PluralSight
★ Monthly pub lunch with extended 2-hour lunch break
★ Monthly social activities such as nights-out, go-karting, bowling, poker night etc
★ Opportunity to participate in several charity challenges throughout the year