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DevOps Engineer

Working with us you will have the best of both worlds; a start-up, fun and social culture nestled into a global company.  

As a DevOps Engineer at Samsung Cambridge, you will have the opportunity to grow and develop into your role. In the future, we would like to see you taking ownership of components within a project and take full responsibility for its delivery.

We are a research and development subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. We focus on the development of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth chipsets. Our first-rate connectivity IP can be found in a wide range of devices, predominantly mobile phones.

Working with us you will have the best of both worlds; a start-up, fun and social culture nestled into a global company.  

As a member of our team, you will:

  • Be a valued-voice in a world-leading team
  • Receive a competitive salary and benefits package
  • Enjoy Private MedicalTravel and Life Insurance
  • Choose your own flexible benefits such as Denplan or Gym Memberships
  • Have 25 days annual leave with the option to buy or sell days
  • Have access to outstanding discounts on Samsung products
  • Enjoy our free onsite facilities including a canteen and gym

Your Role

You will be working as part of our DevOps Apps team. You will maintain and deploy systems and tools that we use (locally and worldwide) to support software for our range of wireless solutions.

You’ll be helping to develop software and deploy tools throughout the entire software lifecycle including design, implementation, test, debug and support. The systems will include version control, software build, release, issue tracking and database management systems.  

It’s important for you to be aware that from time to time there may be some foreign travel to visit customer sites to provide hands-on debug and support of issues. However, this is only occasionally.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Contributing to requirements capture
  • Developing and testing software within complex systems
  • Delivering high-quality software in line with our processes
  • Maintenance and support of the current systems and tools supported by DevOps
  • Maintenance of software including defect investigation
  • Designimplementation and maintenance of build systems
  • Creating and maintaining relevant documentation
  • Contributing to the continuous development of our processes
  • Conducting peer software reviews
  • Assisting/leading external inter-operability and compliance test events
  • Developing tests and scripts to exercise solutions being implemented

Skills and experience you’ll need:

  • Degree (or equivalent qualification/experience) in a relevant subject
  • Proven understanding of a scripting language such as Python or Perl
  • Linux configuration and management (RedHat and/or Ubuntu)
  • Understanding of software designdebug techniques and tools
  • Understanding of configuration management
  • An outstanding teammate who enjoys working collaboratively   
  • A great communicator at all levels
  • Excellent problem-solving ability and tenacity in finding root cause for complex issues

Skills and experience that would be useful:

  • Knowledge of git and/or Gerrit
  • Database management (MySQL, Postgres)
  • Knowledge and experience of Docker
  • Experience in development and maintenance of build systems
  • Experience of configuration and maintenance of Perforce
  • Experience of configuration and maintenance of Atlassian tools

Your Application

If you think you may be a good fit then please apply online. We are an equal opportunities employer and we know that the diversity of our team is integral to our continued success. We positively encourage applications from all qualified and eligible people regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief. If you require any reasonable adjustments to take part in the recruitment process, please let us know during your application and we will make every effort to accommodate this.

We look forward to receiving your applications.