DevOps Engineer

7th Sep 20 / Vicky Roberts

Working at the cutting edge of technology since 2013, vTime is a leading AR and VR engagement company based in Liverpool, UK. Best known for vTime XR – a cross-platform, cross-reality sociable network that allows anyone, anywhere to socialise in AR and VR – our immersive experiences are enjoyed by people in over 190 countries with more than one million downloads to date.

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Based in the heart of Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle - voted coolest place to live in Britain by The Times – our vibrant studio is home to some of the best development talent in the country. And we’re growing. We’re looking for a creative and adaptable individual to manage our development and deployment infrastructure at our Liverpool headquarters.

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Key information

  • Job title: DevOps Engineer
  • Reporting to: Technical Director
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Location: vTime headquarters, The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

About the Role

Summary

We’re looking for an adaptable and knowledgeable IT professional to join our organisation and help us to create innovative products and services.

Your focus will be improving the workflow of the product development team, offering innovative ideas & solutions. You will be evidence lead and analytical in nature. We are looking for someone who wants to be able to make a tangible difference in the productivity of our creative developers.

Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and responsibility for the day-to-day operations of the product development team and support functions.
  • Advise and guide the adoption of new processes, services and hardware.
  • Provide high-level monitoring, recording and reporting of capacity and efficiency of services & infrastructure.
  • Provision, maintain & upgrade the physical infrastructure of the studio.
  • Manage the access of users to internal & external services.

About You

Abilities

You will:

  • Be willing to learn, teach, and be adaptable
  • Be a resourceful and enthusiastic problem solver.
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Be able to work both independently and collaboratively in an agile environment.
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced studio

Education, Qualifications, and Certificates

We’re looking for someone with:

  • A degree in computer science.
  • OR equivalent professional qualifications.

Knowledge and experience

Things you must have:

  • 2+ years experience in an IT support role
  • Experience of supporting creative developers.
  • Experience with administering a Windows Domain.
  • Experience with administering Linux servers.
  • Experience of specifying and ordering hardware and software.
  • A passion and curiosity for exploring new technologies.
  • Broader knowledge of related programming and technology disciplines.


We’d be impressed if you had:

(the following skills and knowledge are desirable but unessential)

  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration.
  • Experience with building Unity products.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Experience with VMWare or Docker.
  • Experience with MacOS.

To apply, please send a CV (curriculum vitae) and cover letter to jobs@vtime.net with subject line 'DevOps Engineer. Successful applicants will be invited to be interviewed remotely while the pandemic lockdown is in effect.


About us

vTime is a global leader in XR, creating innovative and engaging experiences and technology in all the new realities - virtual, augmented and mixed.

But, most of all, we're all about people. People have been our focus since our formation in 2013. Our goal has been to transform and disrupt the way that people around the world meet, communicate and share experiences in XR. We believe XR is the future and we intend to shape it with our vision.

And we're just as passionate about our own people. We believe that we have some of the best in the industry. And to get the best out of them, we also believe in giving them the best.

And because our success will only come from our team, we're totally committed to sharing that success with them.

So, if you'd like to build the future, yours and everyone else's, join us on our journey to the undiscovered country.

It's gonna be memorable...