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System Admin

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Recruiter: Dyson
Listed on: 15th May 2019
Location: Malmesbury
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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The number of people using the Atlassian suite of tools in Dyson is growing steadily, with over 2000 active users. The use of Jira, Confluence, Bamboo and other tools within the Atlassian family is continually expanding to support our scaled agile development model across all sectors of the business.
The devops role is required to define and develop new solutions within the context of the product development & business processes as well as drive continuous improvement within existing processes and solutions. Responsible for the day to day configuration and support of our Atlassian suite of tools, you will also be engaged on new infrastructure deployments, plugin approvals and inter-working with other various development tools like Artifactory, EA & TeamCenter.
The successful applicant will work to deliver world class technical solutions to issues & problems, improvements & enhancements, as well as delivering additional capabilities and applications to support the use of the Atlassian tools and applications within Dyson.
You will report to the Tools & Process technical lead, working closely with other members of the immediate team as well as other areas of the research department, IT, training and optimisation teams in the business.
Investigation, definition and management of Atlassian add-ons and integrations
Ensure all configuration, testing, communication plans and documentation required is in place prior to releasing approved changes to production & training environments globally (UK, Malaysia, Singapore & China)
Vetting new Atlassian feature ideas, configurations etc.
Help develop scripts to automate ways to manage the system and links with other systems     
Take full end to end ownership of monitoring solutions for our development tools & solutions
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the Atlassian products, process best practices and obtain and maintain certification with the various Atlassian products
Engaged in business level discussions to understand the system requirements and translate to technical requirements for capability and configuration of Atlassian
Drive the standardisation in the use of Atlassian within the business units
Day to day support to RDD Software teams to investigate and resolve support & incident ticket requests.


Proven experience in a system admin role.


Experience as a Developer working on C/C++, Linux & Python is ideal


Development experience of SQL databases (MS-SQL & Postgres) querying/scripting


Working knowledge of either Agile, Scrum, Kanban or Waterfall methodologies & experience of working in Agile, Lean or Continuous Delivery teams


Manage time effectively, meets deadlines, and achieves objectives


Good communicator and collaborator, able to share your skills with others


Able to demonstrate a passion for technology and an ability to adapt quickly


Self-starter and highly motivated 



Opportunity to work remotely 1-2 days per week


27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays


Pension scheme


Performance related bonus


Life assurance


Sport centre


Free on-site parking


Subsidized café and restaurants


Discounts on Dyson machine

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