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Global DevOps Manager

London

ID : 4315592

About Trailstone

Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term.

As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities.

As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology.

About the role

The Global DevOps Manager leads a team responsible for the design and implementation of tools to build, deploy, operate and monitor Trailstone’s internally developed software. This role will work directly with the Software Engineering Team, Quant Analytics Team, AI Labs and Meteorology in the design and development of build systems, automation, and processes. The team works with existing platform, code management and deployment tools as well as developing new systems to and processes to continuously improve Trailstone’s software platform.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of 2-3 DevOps professionals and work closely with Software Engineers, Quantitative Analysts, and other team members to continuously develop best practices and improve code quality.
  • Architect and implement dev, test and production environments using distributed technologies in hybrid environment using AWS and VMWare.
  • Assist with implementing containerized applications, maintain container repository and cluster management tools.
  • Support migrations of on-premise applications and source control to a hybrid-cloud environment.
  • Implement and manage AWS cloud infrastructure, including application availability and performance monitoring.
  • Collaborate with Application Support team to define and maintain security and operational policies and procedures for Trailstone’s software.
  • Develop continuous delivery strategy and make recommendations for improvements to existing application architecture.

Essential skills

  • Expertise in AWS, Linux, and Containers
  • Experience with major SQL and NoSQL DB platforms – Microsoft SQL Server, Amazon Aurora & Athena preferred.
  • Experience with design and administration of Highly Available Systems in AWS or on-premise.
  • Experience coding/scripting in Python, C#, bash or PowerShell.
  • Expert knowledge of build/release and source code management methodologies with Git & Subversion
  • AWS Infrastructure management including VPCs, ECS/Fargate, EC2 and S3.
  • Experience with networking and multi-site or multi-region services.
  • Excellent written communication, problem solving, and process management skills.

Preferred skills

  • Experience with the infrastructure-as-code paradigm.
  • Experience with Atlassian tools (Bitbucket, JIRA, Confluence).
  • Experience with CI/CD in a hybrid Cloud Environment.
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery tools like Octopus & TeamCity or similar
  • Experience with networking/routing.
  • Familiarity with Finance or FinTech Industry.
  • Familiarity with SDLC in a PCI, SOC, NIST, or KRITIS compliant environment.
  • Familiarity with .NET application development.

We’re different, and we like it that way!

Here at Trailstone, we value our differences. In fact, our success depends upon them.

Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world.  Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption!

By our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Trailstone is creating value for our employees, our investors, and our communities.

So regardless of your gender, race, ethnicity, orientation, physical limitations, how you identify, how you pray, who you love, where you went to school, who you consider family, or how old you are… you can belong here!