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DevOps Engineer

At Aridhia we have adopted a DevOps model throughout the company, so if you want to work in environment that is fast-paced, collaborative with a shared sense of ownership, then this is the job for you!

As a key member of the DevOps team, you will work in an Agile environment to drive automation of day-to-day tasks and software deployments throughout the platform.

You will be working on multiple platform projects, with involvement in design, implementation and maintenance. You will be pro-active, solution driven and a highly organised team player. You will be looking to assist the development and release of products and focused on managing and expanding configuration systems.

Using cloud native services on Microsoft Azure we offer our customers the benefits of hyperscale public cloud and emerging services in AI and Machine Learning. Working with Aridhia is about more than just a job, it is a chance to make a real difference to the world. Our customers are conducting important research into diseases including Alzheimer's, Cancer and Covid-19 and you will be supporting them.

What you’ll be doing

  • Administering and maintaining our hybrid-OS (Lin/Win) platform
  • Automating provisioning of infrastructure and virtual machines
  • Assist the development and release processes as a technical escalation contact
  • Manage and expand our configuration management suite for the platform
  • Assist with technical escalations for 3rd level operational incidents and problems

Working Hours

  • Monday to Friday
  • Start time: between 08:00 and 10:00
  • Finish time: between 16:00 and 18:30

What you’ll bring


  • Demonstrate proven experience in a similar role (c.3 years)
  • Deep knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu)
  • A good understanding of containerisation, ideally Kubernetes and Docker
  • Previous experience with public cloud platforms, ideally Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with configuration management systems, related scripting languages and infrastructure as code
  • Experience with at least one dynamic scripting language (Ruby, Perl, Bash, PowerShell or Python)
  • Network management experience (firewall configuration, preferably with automated solutions)
  • Working experience in a change managed environment and understanding of CM fundamentals
  • Proactive, self-driven and highly organised with strong time management, reporting and planning skills

Desirable Qualifications/Skills

  • Operational experience in a SaaS / PaaS environment
  • Experience of working in an ITIL v3 standards environment (ITIL v3 Certification is a plus)
  • Working experience of GIT-based version controlling and collaborative coding fundamentals
  • Experience of working with ARM / Bicep
  • Used to working in an Agile environment
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Delivery using tools

How to apply.

We also welcome direct speculative applications and enquiries, so if you don’t see an exact fit in our current vacancies, but feel that you have valuable experience to offer, please send a CV and covering letter to You must be able to demonstrate talent in a relevant area, be forward thinking, flexible, proactive and committed to achieving our goals.

We only work with a small number of recruitment agencies on our Preferred Supplier List (PSL) and will not consider any CVs from other agencies, nor will we pay fees to an agency which has not signed up to our standard terms.

Please note all successful candidates will be required to achieve a Basic Disclosure Scotland Certificate.



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    Joy Mamplekou

    Joy joined Aridhia in August 2021 in a Business Operations Support role. She studied English and then Law, but after obtaining a MSc in Human Resource Management, a career in HR was deemed as the best fit. She takes part in Aridhia’s recruitment and onboarding processes, while providing administrative support across all teams. In her spare time, she loves playing board/video games and travelling.