Dev Ops Engineer

Dev Ops Engineer


Why Join us?

It's an exciting time to join Dee Set as we are currently in the middle of our multi million pound digital transformation programme, Project Chrysalis. Project Chrysalis is about more than just improving our existing systems. It's about giving us a genuine platform for growth and crucially the ability to leverage the thousands of data points that currently reside in multiple different places.

Data isn't an important part of our business in the future, it WILL BE our business in the future.

If you love Data, could this be the role for you?

Purpose of the role:

As part of the Data Science & Insight team, you will be responsible for working alongside the Data Science, Development and Infrastructure teams to drive the continuous improvement we require as a business across our modern Microsoft tech stack.

You will have a key focus on directing the development of our industry leading image recognition technology, you will be responsible for one of the biggest opportunities we have as a business.

Being able to manage your time and priorities across multiple work streams will be key and your ability to think outside the box to solve complex issues will ensure your success.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities of the Role:

  • Build and maintain scalable python applications. Machine learning experience preferred.
  • Applications include ML based application and various other pyramid/sanic based webapps.
  • Maintenance of python scripts and utilities for scheduled running of Data Science algorithms.
  • Calling APIs and processing data, writing and publishing APIs.
  • On top of the backend dev work, exposure to front end technologies will be required for building basic interfaces and maintaining current tools and systems. Some experience with Node would be preferable.
  • Deploying infrastructure as code with Puppet, Deployment pipelines with GitLab.(Infra currently hosted on-prem but will be moving to VMs in Azure cloud).
  • Designing scalable/HA infrastructure for deploying applications and scripts.
  • Documenting infrastructure.
  • Maintain and build puppet modules for VMs. Hiera yaml.
  • Maintain pipelines with GitLab CI  - Testing, Artifacts, Deployment etc for python applications, documentation.
  • Migrating VMs to azure cloud.
  • Working with the infrastructure team, writing and deploying Terraform code to build scalable and modern microservice based infrastructure on Azure cloud.

Essential Skills and Competencies:

Azure networking (regions, vnets, peering)
Azure DevOps CI/CD - Testing, Artifacts, Deployment.
Azure App Service knowledge
Containers in Azure (AKS, Function app, App Service)


Location is Flexible with occasional travel required.

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Dee Set Distribution Centre
Victoria Road, Fenton, Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom, ST4 2 HX
  • Category:
    Technology & Change
  • Location:
    Dee Set Distribution Centre
  • Contract Type:
    Permanent Full Time

Meet the recruiter

Joanne Toplass

+44 1782 982551


Pension Contribution
Medical Health Plan
Service Recognition
28 Days Holiday
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