Description and Requirements

Responsible for the build, configuration, deployment and support of our Digital and Connected devices infrastructure, while working with software engineers and operational teams to make sure our systems are secure, robust and reliable.

Market Overview:

Bristol is home to over 300 people who work across Software and Owner Experience functions. The site has fantastic views of Bristol and is a modern collaborative space offering great access to cafes, shops, restaurants and transport links. The site is within easy reach of both the Cotswolds and cities like Bath and Swindon along the M4 corridor.

Function Overview:

The Infrastructure & Environments team is at the heart of this significant transformation at Dyson - ensuring we maintain robust and highly-available digital platforms for both our customers and the machines they buy while continuing to deploy new features at pace. The Infrastructure & Environments team is responsible for building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. Infrastructure as code along with automation is our bread and butter – making sure environments can be spun up or changed with ease, whilst ensuring consistency. The team also works closely with the software engineers in scrums to deliver, troubleshoot and resolve issues in our development, test and production environments

Accountabilities:

  • Develop, automate and maintain the build of AWS components, and operating systems
  • Liaise with architects, software engineers, DBA’s to understand and implement new requirements, features and changes
  • Implement monitoring solutions, and respond to alerts and issue as required
  • Ensure that systems are secure and patched
  • Keeping up to date with technology trends and identifying areas for improvement – such as security, containerisation, serverless, micro services, service discovery, and continuous integration/delivery

Skills:

  • Experience using Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its various components
  • Strong Windows and/or Linux systems administration and scripting skills
  • Strong Networking knowledge around load balancers, DNS, VPN, VPC
  • Configuration management and automation
  • Working knowledge of CI/CD techniques and technologies such as Jenkins
  • Experience in maintaining, monitoring, and scaling web based platforms
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Some experience in Agile delivery is desirable

Benefits Overview:

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Discounts on Dyson machines