Volta Trucks, a hypergrowth European Electric Truck Manufacturer, is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our Cloud Development team in the Digital Experience Department. This is a hybrid role split between remote working and our head offices in UK (Reading).

This is a unique opportunity to join an ambitious scale-up start-up where you will have the opportunity to contribute to the company digitalization strategy and digital product development for a forward thinking, rapidly expanding business.

What you will do:

You will report to the Principal Cloud Software Development. You must be able to think and act analytically. You shall be a problem solver and be team oriented. You will ensure that the deliverables are scalable and available solutions and against business milestones.

  • Architect, own and deploy cloud-based software artifacts in a rapidly changing and evolving development environment
  • Build and maintain tools, solutions and microservices associated with deployment
  • Setup, configure and maintain multi repo architecture using CI/CD pipeline tools
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts
  • Maintain and monitor serverless APIs and patching when necessary
  • Participate in planning, estimation and tracking of DevOps projects
  • Provide professional support to the product development teams by collaborating with the teams to drive automation of configuration management, build, release, deployment, and monitoring processes
  • Ensure traceability of deliverables
  • Participate in development meetings and be in position to understand front end, back end, and database technologies
  • Support software development team’s timelines and targets in agile environment
  • Implement application security features complying global standards
  • Stay abreast of industry best practices and contribute ideas for improvements in DevOps practices

We would like you to have:

  • Background in computer science
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with DevOps techniques building continuous integration and deployment solutions using AWS CodePipeline and/or Jenkins
  • Experience setting up automation environment comprising GIT, Maven, SonarQube and UrbanDeploy
  • Experience in managing multi-repo releases
  • Experience working on project management tools like JIRA and Confluence
  • Knowledge of a programming language (e.g. React, C#, Java) and database technologies (e.g. MS SQL, MongoDB)
  • Experience working on Azure cloud services
  • Experience setting up security tools to comply with global security standards – OWASP and SOC2
  • Experience in developing automation scripts using Bash, Python, YAML and others

A typical Volta Trucks person:

  • Thinks and acts in a non-traditional way.
  • Closely shares our values of safety, sustainability, and electrification.
  • Is action-orientated, proactive and works at pace.
  • Is transparent, progressive & entrepreneurial.
  • Is adaptable, resilient, and open to change

What working here will be like:

  • We are a small, fast-growing team so you will have a high degree of ownership and accountability, and you will be directly exposed to all areas of the business.
  • We are a start-up, so don't have a lot of structures and processes. Things change quickly and we acknowledge when we get things wrong and change direction.
  • We are a diverse business, from many nationalities and backgrounds.
  • We really value our people. We have a flexible & remote work environment and a great benefits package & pension scheme
  • We are committed to creating a first-class work environment. Every employee has a voice and we encourage open communication