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Infrastructure Automation Engineer
Welwyn Garden City

Why are we recruiting?

At PayPoint we are investing in our future when it comes to our IT infrastructure. We are pushing forward our next generation of cloud technology and automating everything we do to ensure our IT function remains fresh and modern. We now have an opportunity as an Infrastructure Automation Engineer to join us on our exciting journey. 

Who are we?

We have been around since 1996.  You will be able to find us in most convenience stores so take a look next time you go to your corner shop.  We have different payment services ranging from bill payments to card services and ATM’s.  PayPoint manages £15 billion worth of transactions every year, for over 6,000 clients. We also run a leading omni- channel payments service that allows businesses to offer their customers ways to pay anywhere, anytime. That’s not all we do, we run a parcel service through collect + which means when you shop online you can have your parcel’s sent to your local convenience store.

What will you be doing?

You will champion our Infrastructure automation tasks around new and exciting project work while making existing improvements to the infrastructure. You will have a keen eye on identifying where automation would make the key difference and apply the methods you feel will make the best change. We love the DevOps approach at PayPoint and we would like you to apply these skills into our delivery of these tasks.
You will dive deep into meeting all Cyber Security Essentials and other regulatory requirements.
We love the technology we use but we would like you to take ownership in our future tech pipeline and apply these into the PayPoint.

What would we like from you?

Strong experience in Production Infrastructure Support or Delivery along with solid automation skills
Experience in scripting and automation such as PowerShell, Bash, Python and Terraform. Ansible, Puppet or Chef is good for us too
Exposure to DevOps environments
Proven experience in containerization (Docker and K8)
Experience using Jenkins
Good understanding of Azure technologies, VMWare, Hyper -V and NetApp
It would be great if you already have…

PCI – DSS Compliance knowledge
Windows Storage Spaces and Storage Spaces Direct experience
Practical knowledge of SQL and MongoDB
Scripting on Network Technologies such as Cisco and F5

If you don’t have any experience of the four points above we still want to hear from you.

What can we do for you?

You can expect a rewarding experience working with us in our head office in Welwyn Garden City as well as loads of homeworking.  Working in our IT Service and Operations team will allow you to create a development plan for your journey at PayPoint where we will support you with your development.

You will benefit from a range of company benefits such as:

  • 25 days holiday for full-time employees
  • Pension
  • On site gym
  • Free parking
  • Small onsite cafe
  • Yoga classes and other health and wellbeing sessions
  • Social & charity events
  • Volunteering days

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