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DevOps Enginer – Nottingham

Uniper Energy

Level 4 DevOps Engineer

Title: DevOps Engineer

Company: Uniper Energy

Full Address: Ratcliffe-on-Soar Technology Centre, Nottingham NG11 0EE

Weekly Hours Worked

Salary: £16,367 rising to 20K

 

Please contact Tom.lindley@estio.co.uk or call 01133 500 333

About the company:

We are Uniper: an international energy company with approximately 12,000 employees.

We generate, trade, and market energy on a large scale. We also procure, store, transport, and supply commodities such as natural gas, LNG, and coal as well as energy-related products.

What is special about our capabilities is that we can provide both technical and commercial expertise at the same time.

These assets and capabilities enable us to deliver flexible, bespoke, competitively priced energy products and services with agility, precision and speed.


Brief job description:

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for an apprentice DevOps Engineer with Uniper, an international energy company based in Nottingham.

Job Description:

At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.

 

We’re looking for people who can come in and make their mark from the word go, so you should be motivated, enthusiastic and very keen to learn. To start with, you’ll be arranging and installing equipment as part of a team so it’s vital that you can work well with other people. As you grow in experience, we’ll give you your own projects to run, and increasing levels of responsibility.

 

To get the most out of this programme, you’ll need to have already demonstrated your passion for IT – it could be that you’ve gained some work experience in a similarly technical environment, for example. If you have that background and you’re full of ambition, your future will be wide open.  The intention is to train an Apprentice to develop within the Company. If you’ve the drive and relevant skills, you may even go further with Uniper and obtain a degree.

 

 

Your duties and responsibilities in this role will consist of:

We’re looking for people who can come in and make their mark from the word go, so you should be motivated, enthusiastic and very keen to learn. To start with, you’ll be arranging and installing equipment as part of a team so it’s vital that you can work well with other people. As you grow in experience, we’ll give you your own projects to run, and increasing levels of responsibility.

To get the most out of this programme, you’ll need to have already demonstrated your passion for IT – it could be that you’ve gained some work experience in a similarly technical environment, for example. If you have that background and you’re full of ambition, your future will be wide open.

Qualifications:

  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)

Skills Required:

  • Basic DevOps skills, Good communication skills (written & verbal) organisational skills.
  • Programming experience in Python or other similar languages
  • Knowledge of cloud technologies: AWS or Azure

Personal qualities:

  • Good time keeping
  • Team Player
  • Diligent
  • Energetic
  • Enthusiastic

Future prospects:

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Training to be provided:

The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive technical training online. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 4 DevOps Engineer Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
  • Introduction to DevOps
  • Linux
  • Cloud Platforms
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Immutable Infrastructure
  • Databases SQL & No-SQL
  • Scription, Coding & Automated Testing
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
  • Security
  • Monitoring & Alerting

 

Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination to receive a professional certificate.

To apply for this job email your details to tom.lindley@estio.co.uk