JOB TITLE: Applications / Database Engineer (MySQL, Ruby, Python)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Didcot
Job Reference : 12494 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 15/07/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

The Role: Applications and Database Engineer Location: Oxfordshire Package: Circa £50,000 with Benefits Overview: We are looking for an applications and database engineer to join one of the UK`s fastest growing technology companies. As an applications and database engineer, you`ll be joining a small technical team using methodologies such as source code management with git & paired programming. The key objective of the team is delivering reliable and tested systems for internal infrastructure and business systems.


Job Description

The Role: Applications and Database Engineer
Location: Oxfordshire
Package: Circa £50,000 with Benefits

Overview:

We are looking for an applications and database engineer to join one of the UK`s fastest growing technology companies.

As an applications and database engineer, you`ll be joining a small technical team using methodologies such as source code management with git & paired programming.

The key objective of the team is delivering reliable and tested systems for internal infrastructure and business systems.

You`ll be providing support for internal database platforms and systems services, primarily PostgreSQL/PostGIS applications.

This is going to be a constantly changing environment due to the rapid growth of the business, so if you are looking for a position that will test your all round skills and allow you full project life cycle experience - then this could be for you.

The overall function of this team is both the maintenance of existing systems, but also to ensure that the enterprise systems / architecture is scalable and in line to perform with the continued expansion of the business.

Who are you?

An all round applications and database engineer, ideally from an ISP or with experience of working within a rapidly expanding technology company.

You`ll enjoy working in a think on your feet, project delivery environment and will be able to show us the personality that comes with being an enthusiastic all rounder, and someone that is both a natural problem solver and an engineer that looks to suggest ideas and innovation to the business.

In return, you`ll get the chance to work on a range of cutting edge technologies within a company that rewards & advances on achievement, rather than by time served in the business.

Technology wise, it`s a varied environment but we`d be interested to hear from you if you can tick a few of these boxes: MySQL, PostgreSQL, Ruby, Python, Go, Rust, C++ and Scala.

What will be looking for you to do / what kind of experience would we like you to have?

* Development of systems applications or automation tools, ideally using some of the following languages/environments: Python, Ruby, C/C++, Go, Rust, Scala
* Database administration and replication management (PostgreSQL/MySQL)
* Basic networking principles, technologies and protocols, including IPv4 and IPv6
* Core internet applications protocols such as DNS, NTP, TLS and DHCP
* Application and network security best practices
* Version control systems such as git and Subversion
* Puppet or similar configuration management tools
* Continuous integration, automated testing, and continuous deployment


Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.






Job Keywords

MySQL, PostgreSQL, Python, Ruby, Go, Rust, Scala, Puppet, Subversion



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