DevOps Engineer

Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
Bristol North / South Gloucestershire
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BAE Systems
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The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.
We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.

DevOps Engineer - National Security - Gloucester The Applied Intelligence business of BAE Systems delivers solutions which help to protect and enhance the connected world. Our solutions combine large scale data exploitation, 'intelligence-grade' security and complex services and solutions integration. We operate in four key domains of expertise: Cyber Security, Financial Crime, Communications Intelligence and Digital Transformation.
You will be working on exciting projects using modern / emerging technologies & following industry Best Practice. Working as part of a new team, you will provide 3rd line application support to a high standard across a variety of projects.

Key Responsibilities:
Application management / support activities for complex and varying systems across a variety of clients. 3rd line support investigation, diagnosis, and resolution of application and database issues. Defect determination and fixing and developing system enhancements. Development skills to estimate, document, plan and deliver enhancement work to existing solutions while utilising company and best practice processes. Providing an on call service, responding to incidents out of hours. Monitoring of data ingest mechanisms and application performance. Working closely with client's staff (technical and non-technical) to resolve client issues in a timely and accurate fashion. Liaising with data feed providers within the client organisation. Working with/for Service Delivery Managers to support clients in delivering an effective profitable service to their customers
What we are looking for:

Java/J2EE and/or C#/.NET (essential) PL/SQL and/or Oracle 11g (essential) Apache/Tomcat (desirable) BPEL (desirable) UNIX (desirable)
Working with the Support Service team and Manager, project managers, technical and infrastructure architects to support the client requirements. Understand and address underlying behaviours of application code & performance, system architecture, client organisations. Going beyond routine questioning to find the underlying causes of problems or discrepancies to identify root cause and develop sound solutions. Work to resolve conflicts or differences by finding areas of agreement that benefit the organisation and individuals. An effective communicator who accurately hears and understands the concerns and views of others. Strong client-centric ethic and takes pride in customer satisfaction. System management, build & deployment experience. Impact assessments, enhancement specifications, and full change lifecycle Have technical ownership of tasks and incidents. Providing cover as part of the 24 hour, 7 days a week call out rota with other members of the team. Be able to work across multiple technologies with keenness to learn and broaden skill-set. Where appropriate, input into the documentation of operational and support procedures
Experience required:
Excellent problem solving and communication skills. Experience in supporting a high volume Oracle based system Experience of maintaining a highly resilient & available, business critical system You will have relevant support/development experience, part of which should be in a customer support environment. Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.

About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:
We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes.

Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.

We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

Division Overview: UK Services
UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to Applied Intelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clients into 3 market segments; National Security, Government and Enterprise Services. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise in Data, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.

Salary: . Date posted: 26/05/2017

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