DevOps Engineer


Centrica Energy Trading A/S is looking for a talented DevOps engineer that can innovate with a variety of tools across cloud and datacenter (hybrid) environments. The ideal candidate is self-sufficient and able to solve problems diligently and thoroughly, and who prioritizes team success over individual contribution. You are confident in your abilities and can contribute your ideas and skills openly and constructively. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in DevOps, CI/CD, installing and supporting applications and tools, and can thoroughly troubleshoot issues across the entire stack. 

We are looking for someone to help us meet business demands and requirements by building a best in class setup using forward-leaning technologies and agile work principles.  

The talent we are looking for is a passionate and curious person who has experience from a similar position. A person who first and foremost will support but also improve daily operations by deploying custom toolsets, improve procedures or suggest and advocate for new solutions and frameworks.  

You will be a part of the IT Operations team consisting of networking, infrastructure, IT security profiles, and you will be reporting to the Infrastructure & Network manager.  

Our working environment is fast-paced, and requirements are changing rapidly which demands the ability to shift focus. Our platforms are managed and supported on a 24x7 basis, so in due time we expect you to be enrolled in our AHS (After Hours Support) rotation.  

You are smart, innovative and committed. You bring energy and drive to the team and is not afraid to speak your mind when necessary.   

In this job you will: 

  • Manage and maintain day-to-day tasks in cloud and on-premise environments 
  • Support and help drive digital transformation initiatives 
  • Troubleshoot existing tool stack to identify errors or challenges and develop solutions to mitigate 
  • Help drive continuous improvement efforts throughout the entire application and infrastructure landscape 
  • Develop/Build IT solutions based on business requirements 
  • Ensure a stable production environment, by being attentive to quality and understand the importance of hereof. 
  • Being proactive and exercising due diligence contributing to a high level of operational excellence and professionalism  
  • The ability to produce clear and precise documentation for a skilled technical audience  
  • Take the initiative to initiate communication among teams and departments   
  • The ability to present and speak with authority on domain topics to further increase internal skillset on a range of topics as they pertain to your competencies  

To be successful in this role, you will need to have the following: 

  • You have an education based on software development, with a strong understanding of code 
  • You have experience with infrastructure as code when deploying new solutions  
  • You have experience with containers and container orchestration 
  • You have experience with CI/CD pipelines to automate software delivery (build, test, deploy) 
  • You have experience with source control systems (Git) 
  • You have solid experience from working with cloud providers, preferably AWS 
  • Being able to closely work with development and operations- team to formalize a common way of working 
  • Basic familiarity with core infrastructure components like DNS, Hypervisors, Active Directory and basic networking.  
  • Passionate about automation and standardization 
  • Experience with monitoring and automation, with a desire to build self-healing mechanisms to mitigate everyday operational issues and challenges 

If you have the slightest interest or just being curious, we encourage you to send a mail or give us a call so that we might tell you more about the position – and perhaps, you’re the right candidate! 

We offer  

At Centrica, we recognize that a career in IT requires continuous learning. We engage in Hackathons, Study Groups and Brown Bag Sessions. We also have an active Staff Association that arranges all sorts of activities - ranging from Foosball tournaments to LAN Parties - bringing in people from the entire Aalborg office. 

The role DevOps Engineer at Centrica Energy Trading is a very exciting position in a company with high ambitions. You will join a company focused on further growth and which has ambitions and passionate employees as its main asset. You will join a company where the very backbone is comprised of invigorating technology and inspiring platforms. We offer flexibility and the chance to grow both professionally and personally. 

We will review incoming applications on an ongoing basis and keep the position open until we have found the right candidate. 

About Centrica Energy Trading  

Centrica Energy Trading is an international energy asset management company with activities in power, gas and related commodity markets throughout Europe. Centrica Energy Trading is a part of Centrica plc which employs more than 39,000 people worldwide and has activities across the globe, which provides our employees with the opportunity to work in a worldwide organization. 

In our Aalborg office, we are 325 employees with 25 different nationalities. Combined with an academic working environment, this has all resulted in a unique atmosphere, where new ways of thinking and innovative ideas are part of the way we work. 

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

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Centrica Energy Trading A/S
Publiceret: 6. oktober 2020


Location Aalborg