Dev Ops Engineer - Glasgow

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Glasgow
  • Glasgow

The Arnold Clark Group is looking to recruit a Dev Ops Engineer Administrator to join their ICT Department, based initially at Allison St then Kilbirnie St in Glasgow Southside.

This is an infrastructure role based on the Operations side of DevOps. The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate a comprehensive working knowledge of Linux systems and services administration as well as web operations with security, stability and high availability at its core.
On the ops team you will work closely with teams of developers in an Agile environment and be expected to fulfil any number of technical service requests. There will be plenty of opportunity to apply and grow your skills in an open and relaxed environment.

Although strong traditional Operations skills are important, they will not be enough. The right candidate must show a desire to promote DevOps culture and tooling, have an open and communicative demeanour to help further contribute to the future direction of the infrastructure and the company.

Daily Duties
- RHEL/CentOS administration
- Virtualisation-platforms
- Monitoring and Alerting concepts
- Web and App server admin on Nginx, Unicorn, Apache, Tomcat
- Ruby application architecture with Rails
- CI/CD application deployment
- Scripting and API concepts in Bash, Ruby, Python etc
- Database concepts RDBMS and NoSQL
- Load Balancing and proxy concepts
- Networking and DNS troubleshooting
- Disaster Recovery infrastructure failover and testing scenarios
- Modern Infrastructural concepts and distributed systems
Docker, Microservices, Mesos, Kubernetes, Swarm, Consul
- Automation tools such as Ansible, Capistrano, GoCD, Jenkins, ServerSpec
- Cloud Provider concepts principally aws
- Version control systems


you will also need to help provide out of hours support on a rota basis and should have 3 years plus within a similar role.

The successful candidate will benefit from life assurance and private healthcare, making our package one of the best in the industry.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure checks.


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Employment with Arnold Clark is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.