6 Jan 2016

Full-Time DevOps Engineer

Karhoo Inc.London, England, United Kingdom

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Job Description

DevOps Engineer – Python, AWS, Linux

About Us

The way you get from A to B is about to get smarter.

Thanks to Karhoo, the global cab comparison app, soon you will be able to compare all available cab options at a single glance.

Karhoo gives you more choice by working with local suppliers to provide both licensed taxis and private hire cars, so whether it’s price, speed, style or availability that matters most to you, with Karhoo you can book the ride that suits you best every time.

 More cars, better choice. #TravelSavvy

The Role

Karhoo is expanding rapidly and is looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join our development teams in delivering our world class software products.



Become a grassroots member of a small and fast-growing, collaborative Agile development team to enhance existing systems and deliver a world-leading product

Increasing automation and reducing deployment time on our platform, while still maintaining maximum reliability

Writing savvy custom tools for diagnosing and resolving problems

Being part of our on-call rota, while building tools and infrastructure that mean you are never called

Contributing to decisions about the team’s architectural direction

Set up, scale and maintain Karhoo’s technical infrastructure

Modify, increase and optimise build

Deploy systems and processes

Identify areas of risk and single points of failure

Manage integrity of the network servers and security

Collaborate with development teams to support successful deployment of business requirements using Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

Maintain and share documentation describing infrastructure and processes

Write robust software to manage the AWS infrastructure

Out of hours rota




Solid commercial experience working as a DevOps Engineer

Strong Python programming ability

Experience of working with AWS (Amazon Web Services)

In-depth Linux knowledge and commercial experience

Strong communication skills


Experience of working with:


High availability / highly scalable systems




Benefits of Joining Karhoo

Opportunity to join a mobile technology start-up company that is bringing something completely new to the market

Fast-growing tech company, with ample opportunity for career progression as we continue to grow

We currently have offices in London, New York and Singapore with plans to continue to expand globally

Work in a friendly, cross-functional team, with people who aim to be the best and love to tackle problems

Work in an office based in a lovely part of Central London

Bi-weekly drinks at the local pub and Happy Hour in the office every Friday

Kitchen stocked with tea, coffee, fruits and biscuits

25 days annual leave

BUPA health

Various discounts available via Perkbox


& more to come…

How to Apply

To apply, please go to: https://jobs.lever.co/karhoo/5b86eb7f-1a2a-497c-95d1-af11cb78bfd6?lever-source=pythonweekly

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time.

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