DevOps Engineer - Big Data

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Location

Krakow

Contract type

Full-time

Job description

We bet we can be a great match

 

When we say cutting edge, we actually mean it. Our Datawarehouse holds 21 terabytes, and we upload 25 gigabytes of data a day.  Here, you can work on work on highly reliable systems with low latency, much like the transactional systems of the best financial institutions, but… with fun included.

 

About us

 

Working with us you’ll be at heart of the technological revolution of one the world’s most trusted betting and gaming companies. We deal with projects ranging from  desktop or mobile casinos and betting sites… just to name a few. We process 500 online Sportsbook bets per second each Saturday, that’s the same as orders processed by Amazon UK, on its busiest day of the year. We deal with more than 20 million users daily. Impressed? You can be sure there are many more challenges waiting for you.

 

Your role in the team

 

Our Data Management team is nothing if not ambitious. We pride ourselves on delivering operational and analytical solutions ranging from traditional batch data warehousing to low latency applications. 

As a DevOps Big Data engineer in Krakow, you’ll be working on continuous integration and continuous deployment. You’ll be writing build/test/deploy pipelines, measuring performance and working with developers to improve it. You will take care of administration of web servers, load balancing, network and linux virtual machines, about containerisation / packaging, distributed component integration/troubleshooting (Docker), log aggregation, monitoring, and troubleshooting. You will be working in private cloud environment as well as with AWS and Google Cloud. 

You'll need to support out of hours on a rota basis, when you're up to speed and confident in your role.

 

 

Skills needed

 

 

Essential

 

 

  • Experience with real-life deployments to any of the major cloud providers (i.e. AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, Openstack)
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as a Code paradigm (experience with Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, GCP Cloud Deployment Manager is a plus)
  • 2+ years of experience in DevOps/Ops role, administration of production software environment
  • 3+ years professional experience as a software developer in any high-level language
  • Good understanding of cloud computing paradigm (distributed logging, service discovery, stateless applications, scaling, HA)
  • Experience in building pipelines for automating of applications scaffolding, testing, building, auto-scaling and integration
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes is a plus
  • Agile mindset and practice in software development process e.g. Scrum, Kanban, TDD, BDD
  • Desire to learn modern technologies for big data/analytics

 

 

 

What we offer

 

  • Development opportunities, including IT conferences, internal training, lunch and learn sessions and an individual development budget.
  • Complex work and the chance to make an impact.
  • Some opportunities for International travel to our offices in London, Leeds and Gibraltar (our office is 5 minutes away from the beach).
  • A great working atmosphere in a collaborative team of amazing people, with forward thinking managers.
  • Competitive salary and benefits fully paid private healthcare, multisport pass, daily fruit, and employee referral program.
  • Flexible working practices
  • And some fun in the office – integration events and company parties, internal football league, gamification initiatives, FIFA, board games, company competitions with cool prizes.

 

William Hill in Krakow

 

Our office sits on Kotlarska and our brilliant building has a range of different workspaces, hangouts and breakout areas to suit your every need. Situated in the centre of Krakow next to Vistula river – we're in the heart of one of the world’s most iconic cities. There are parks everywhere, you can enjoy a walk along Planty, or go to Kościuszko Mound to admire the city from above. With plenty of culture on your doorstep, you’ll be spoilt for choice. In fact, why not have a sneak peek around our office with Street View and see if you can picture yourself here