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The selected candidate will join the CME Engineering and Execution team in Belfast, as a Site Reliability Engineer on the Enterprise Data Flows (EDF) team. The EDF team is a global team that builds and supports a variety of critical data ingestion, storage, analytics and distribution solutions for our exchange, clearing and regulation business, ensuring the resilience and scalability of our applications. With DevOps and automation as a driving force, we are looking for a problem solver who can contribute to multiple applications through development of features and fixes, deployment automation, and application resilience and support using programming skills, Chef, AWS, Jenkins, to name a few of the technologies we work with.
Internal mobility and flexibility are a key part to our agile approach to technology delivery. The successful candidate, throughout their career, will form a key part in driving our success across technology, and will find opportunities to work in a variety of projects and technologies, beyond their initial team and specialism.
Develop automated strategies for resilience, scaling, monitoring deployment of applications in the cloud and on premise
Engage with existing teams to re-factor and migrate existing configuration management solutions into the cloud
Develop and implement new methods, processes and procedures to facilitate hosting of applications and managed services in the cloud
Participates in troubleshooting efforts, proposing potential fixes and workarounds.
Provides 3rd Line Support for the cloud. Engages with dedicated support teams to build expertise and support capabilities.
Work closely with existing infrastructure teams to maintain connectivity and interfaces between cloud and physically hosted applications
Work closely with our Information Security teams to maintain control and security within our new cloud environment
Develops documentation to support the implementation of a cloud environment
Applies knowledge of Chef, Python and AWS
Works well in a team, fostering an environment of collaboration and innovation.
Plays supporting role in black box test case identification sessions to establish high level consensus on test case sets for corresponding stories.
Participates in continuous improvement efforts by suggesting practical means of reducing time to market while maintaining high quality products (i.e. – process improvements/automation opportunities).
Embraces and enforces CME Group SDLC and information security standards.
Bachelor's degree (with honours) or equivalent/better strongly preferred, but substantial relevant experience could substitute.
Strong knowledge and experience of SDLC methodologies; agile is a big advantage.
strong Proficiency in AWS services
Strong proficiency in UNIX including shell scripting.
Strong proficiency in scripting languages, including Python
Strong attention to detail and focus on quality
Knowledge of Google Cloud Platform
Expertise in Chef
Expertise in Atlassian tools, including Bamboo.
Expertise in configuration management, including setting up build servers and continuous integration efforts.
knowledge of Ansible, java
Prior experience working in financial services/exchange space.