DevOps Engineer

Job Req ID:  1163
Posting Date:  20-Sep-2022
Function:  Cyber Security
Location: 

Tewksbury Road, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Salary:  competitive

DevOps Enginner

London, Cheltenham, Ipswich 

 

Security isn't always the first thing that comes to mind when you think of BT, but when it comes to keeping everyone safely connected, We Are The Protectors. We deal with thousands of cyber-attacks every day, so that millions of people can safely go about their daily lives and run their businesses. We deliver vital work at scale, with real breadth and impact. We connect for good.

            

About this role

You'll be joining a specialist security team that is a trusted partner to governments worldwide, protecting critical national infrastructure and committed to the safety and security of our nation and global communities. Our mission focused work is innovative, inspiring and technologically challenging in a way that makes every day different and stimulating. We provide the opportunity to work on rare projects, with exciting tools and brilliant people. Everyone has access to unparalleled professional and personal development opportunities and your contribution is always valued. (SSG)

You'll have the following responsibilities

As one of our Technical Professional you’ll be part of a diverse, fast-paced, constantly evolving team. We use DevOps methodologies to deliver world class secure platforms that make a real difference to our customers. From bespoke software solutions to large-scale networks and platforms, you’ll be involved throughout the stack in delivering the systems that our customers depend upon. 

 

What you’ll do:

  • Provide the technical skills for the build and delivery of world class secure platforms
  • Be hands on in all aspects of the design, build and deployment of customer facing systems.
  • Use automation technologies and drive continuous improvement to improve the units’ agility and reduce cost.
  • Deploy and maintain monitoring and observability solutions to gain deeper insight into our networks and applications.
  • Be an independent self-starter capable of managing their own work and supporting your colleagues in your area of expertise.

 

You'll have the following skills & experience

  • Have experience with DevOps methodologies and knowledge of Infrastructure-as-Code tools like Ansible.
  • Contribute to a high-performance culture and use modern software development methodologies to deliver high quality code.
  • Deliver and prioritise activities, responding positively to challenges, using your technical expertise to support you and those around you.
  • Be recognised as a subject matter expert in a particular area or technology.
  • Be a collaborative partner, developing great working relationships with stakeholders, sharing knowledge and collaborating
  • Be able to undergo DV clearance

 

 

What’s in it for you?

  • Career progression in BT Security and across BT with our internal development programme
  • Competitive salary
  • Location: London, Cheltenham, Ipswich 
  • Working requirements: On Site full time                
  • Weekly Hours: 37.5
  • Position Type: Full Time  
  • Contract: Permanent

 

Benefits

  • Discounted BT Broadband, TV & mobile packages and BT products
  • On target Bonus
  • Share options and 10% pension contribution
  • Professional development and paid for industry certifications/qualifications
  • Flexible benefits/rewards including dental insurance, healthcare, gym memberships etc.
  • Well-being support for you and your family
  • 3 days paid volunteering a year
  • Flexible and smart working (subject to business needs)
  • Due to the sensitive nature of this role you may be required to undergo DV (Developed Vetting) level Security Clearance (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/united-kingdom-security-vetting-clearance-levels/national-security-vetting-clearance-levels). An allowance of £5k per annum may be payable monthly while you hold this DV and continue to work in a role that requires that level of security clearance. The terms of this allowance will be made available if you are successful in being recruited into this role.

 

About BT

There are two things that we want to share with anyone considering joining us.

Firstly, we’ve got big ambitions for our colleagues and the future of the organisation. These include our vision that inclusion and accessibility drive every conversation we have and every decision we make. We want our workforce to fully represent the communities and customers we serve, because a diverse business is a better business. We value every colleague, their diversity and the contribution that they make. When we say you’re welcome at BT, we really mean it.

Secondly, the one thing the pandemic has taught us is that a lot of current and future colleagues, where and when possible, want to embrace hybrid working. Therefore, we are introducing Smart Working at BT. Smart Working means having the flexibility to choose, as a team, how and where you work depending on your team’s deliverables and needs; when you are at your shared core location to connect with others and when not. It may not be for every role, and, as part of the recruitment process, you’ll have the chance to discuss Smart Working and how it might work for the job you are applying for.

 

Security is one of the fastest growing parts of our global organisation. We protect our networks from more than 6,500 cyber-attacks each day, invest over £40m in research each year and employ more than 3,000 people - which makes us the largest private cyber security employer in the UK. With incredible opportunities to learn, develop and grow your skills, we’ll invest in you, nurture potential and shape your future – whatever your background or experience. You can find out more about Security in BT here

In today’s world, safe and secure digital connections have never been more vital. You’ll be joining a global company operating at the forefront of the information age: BT employs 90,000 people in 180 countries. With huge scale, we’re capable of achieving great things, striving to be personal, simple, and brilliant for our customers whilst creating an inclusive working environment where people from all backgrounds can succeed. Play your part. Make a difference. We are the Protectors.

 

How to Apply

It's easy to apply online; you just need a copy of your up-to-date CV and to follow the step-by step process. Don't worry if you need to make changes - you'll have the opportunity to review and edit your work on the final page. We look forward to receiving your application!