Full Time Job

Devops Engineer

Discovery

London, United Kingdom 11-15-2020
Apply @ Employer
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Discovery Digital Media is a well-funded start-up within Discovery Inc, a high-performing global team working at the dynamic intersection of Technology and Entertainment. As content creators in the digital space, we continuously leverage our technological capabilities to create immersive viewing experiences for iconic brands. The Global Video Platform for Direct-to-Consumer (DTC), delivers the video and metadata for all our DTC products. Bringing to life, innovating and redefining user engagement with iconic channels our audiences know and love: Eurosport, GCN, Golf TV, MotorTrend, Food Network Kitchen, DGo, DPlay, DPlus India. DTC aims are to ignite people’s curiosity to engage, entertain and enlighten them through amazing viewing experiences, delivering content both Live and Video on Demand (VOD) to millions of viewers daily.

Job Summary

The Global Video Platform for Direct-to-Consumer (DTC), delivers the video and metadata for all our DTC products. Bringing to life, innovating and redefining user engagement with iconic channels our audiences know and love: Eurosport, GCN, Golf TV, MotorTrend, Food Network Kitchen, DGo, DPlay, DPlus India. DTC aims are to ignite people’s curiosity to engage, entertain and enlighten them through amazing viewing experiences, delivering content both Live and Video on Demand (VOD) to millions of viewers daily.

The Global Video Platform team is looking to grow its team with a DevOps engineer to help manage and support our video workflows that have been deployed in the cloud. This role will include support for existing systems including monitoring/ metrics, as well as work on the next generation of video delivery features with the associated CI/CD pipelines.

Responsibilities
• Design and support Infrastructure as Code automation and deployment processes

• Help define, implement, and manage the provisioning, software configuration and release process for all applications and environments

• Serve as a gatekeeper for infrastructure and system deployments; establish controls and processes around these functions

• Deliver new features in conjunction with the application team by providing highly available and scalable infrastructure

• Improve infrastructure and reliability of systems through monitoring and metric collection

• Make continuous improvements to security and costs of infrastructure

• Maintain Operations Environment and Tools

• Provide production support

Requirements
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience

• Demonstrable years of systems engineering experience

• Expertise with Infrastructure as Code (Chef, Terraform, Puppet, Ansible)

• Fluency in a scripting language (Ruby, Python, Bash, JavaScript)

• Experience with Monitoring and Metrics (Splunk, Prometheus, Grafana, New Relic)

• Familiarity with network file systems (NFS, Gluster, EFS)

• Cloud experience (80% AWS especial Elemental Media Services, 20% GCP)

• Containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, ECR, EKS)

• Build Support for engineering teams (Bamboo, Jenkins, AWS CodeBuild)

• Full understanding with entire software delivery lifecycle
• Desire to take on extra responsibility and work under own initiative. An eagerness to learn and a proclivity to take ownership for the work produced.

• Demonstratable ability to work well in a matrix environment with internationally based teams (or Ability to work effectively with a diverse team that is geographically dispersed.)

Location
Map
Advertisement
Company Profile
Discovery

Discovery, Inc. is the global leader in real life entertainment. We serve passionate fans with content that inspires, informs, and entertains, providing leadership across deeply loved and trusted brands, such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel.