Junior DevOps Engineer (Remote)

2 months ago
RemoteIQVIA Holdings Inc.

We are currently working remotely in the UK and successful candidates can expect a mixture of remote working while being close to either Brighton or Cambridge

Linguamatics (An Iqvia Company) are now looking for a junior DevOps Engineer to take a key role in the delivery of Linguamatics' SaaS platform and in supporting our software development lifecycle. Based out of Linguamatics’ Cambridge, UK, office, with options for UK remote working, this varied and demanding hands-on role covers a wide range of DevOps and systems operations functions.

This is an opportunity to make a difference in a high growth company with leading edge technology that has a positive impact on people’s lives. At Linguamatics, an IQVIA company, you’ll be working with sophisticated text mining software products used in the world’s leading life science and healthcare organizations. Our innovative software, based on artificial intelligence and natural language processing, has received several accolades, and Linguamatics has recently been named as one of 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management.

  • Charter to automate, e.g. through Infrastructure as Code, by developing self-service systems or through implementing auto-scaling/self-healing systems 
  • Remotely configure and maintain networking, storage and compute infrastructure at our existing data center and office locations 
  • Contribute to infrastructure modernization program, including migration to public cloud where appropriate 
  • Assist with day-to-day operation, monitoring and up-keep of Development, Staging and Production environments 
  • Create, update and maintain documentation surrounding our practices and procedures 
  • Support our internal Professional Services team 
  • Interaction with development teams to help inform new product features and bug fixes 
  • Participate in on-call rota providing out-of-hours cover 
  • A desire to become an expert in all technologies supporting the delivery of Privacy Analytics’ products and services 
  • Enthusiasm for the DevOps approach 
  • Experience of Microsoft Windows Server and ecosystem, e.g. Active Directory 
  • Familiarity with Unix-like operating systems, e.g. GNU/Linux or macOS 
  • Scripting/programming skills in a relevant language, e.g. Powershell, Python 
  • Demonstrable knowledge of networking protocols and security: e.g. routing, IPSEC, firewalls, IDS/IDP, naming services 
  • Experience of traditional full virtualization stack or public/private Cloud (e.g. AWS, Azure, OpenStack) 
  • Critical thinker with exceptional troubleshooting skills 
  • Good degree or postgraduate qualification in an IT-related subject, equivalent IT certification or commercial experience 
  • Awareness of infosec standards and data privacy regulations would be an advantage 
  • Clear and effective written communicator
  • We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.

    IQVIA is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success. 

    Please note that successful applicants will be required to complete a
    disclosure check.


    At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 67,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way.

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