Senior DevOps Engineer

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  • Full Time
  • Oxford

Website Oxbotica

Universal Autonomy

Can you work as part of a cross discipline team who must consider a range of priorities, representing best practice in systems design and operation? Does the term “you build it, you own it” resonate strongly? Are you an advocate of empowering engineering teams? If so, this Senior DevOps role could be just what you are looking for.

We are an international startup, scaling-up rapidly (300+ and growing). Our base is in Oxford, but we are hiring in multiple countries, and have hybrid and/or flexible work arrangements. The problems we are solving require diversity of thought, so we are committed to, and welcome diverse backgrounds and individuality.

The Role

Joining us as a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will be working in our “Infrastructure” team. You will focus on the design and development of solutions for a range of products and projects.

Alongside this you will:

– Maintain and improve existing solutions with scalability and flexibility in mind.
– Work closely with other stream-aligned teams to provide expertise and support for the implementation and management of their environments.

– A clear passion for DevOps
– Embrace modern principles – automation, collaboration, ownership.
– Strong experience with installing, configuring, and managing Linux environments.
– Strong experience with configuration management systems, such as Ansible.
– Strong experience with Infrastructure as Code, such as Terraform
– Strong experience with cloud, such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.
– Experience with CI/CD systems, such as Jenkins, Travis, CircleCI.
– Experience with monitoring tools like Prometheus, Nagios, Zabbix etc.
– Strong experience with working in BASH and/or Python
– Strong written and verbal communication skills to a variety of technical and non technical audiences.

Extra kudos if you have:

– Experience with containers, such as Docker
– Experience with virtualisation technologies, such as QEMU, ESXi, Vagrant
– Site Reliability Engineering
– Container orchestration platforms, such as Kubernetes.
– Experience in mentoring other DevOps team members.

Competitive salary
Company share programme
Hybrid and/or flexible work arrangements (however this role requires a substantial onsite presence)
£3,000 flexible benefits including private medical insurance, critical illness coverage, life assurance, EAP, group income protection
A salary exchange pension plan
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
A pet friendly office environment
Safe assigned spaces for team members with individual and diverse needs

About Oxbotica

At Oxbotica, we’re fuelled by a bold purpose: to make the Earth move.

From passenger shuttles to industrial vehicles; from congested city streets to mines, our industry-leading autonomy software platform enables any vehicle to operate itself safely, securely and efficiently. We call it Universal Autonomy. It is changing how people and goods move.

We are a world-class team guided by a shared vision to bring the benefits of autonomy to our customers and users. Using our skills, experience and diversity, we are solving the most exciting and important technological challenges of our times, and creating a safer and more sustainable future for people and our planet.

Our 300+ (and growing) team members in the UK and Canada are building, scaling and commercialising our universal autonomy software to serve immediate market and deployment opportunities.

We’re seeking bold, creative, hyper-skilled people to join us. Come create the future of autonomy with us at Oxbotica. Become an “Oxbot”.

Our Culture

At Oxbotica, our diverse and inclusive culture fuels our growth. We celebrate individuality, foster an environment in which trust and respect flourish, and believe that innovation thrives when powered by different perspectives, experiences and ideas. Our purpose, values and principles anchor us as we grow.

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