Content Delivery Network Engineer
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Full Time
Closes 15.04.20
Full Time
Closes 15.04.20
Who we are looking for
You will be joining a team responsible for the Content Delivery platform and ongoing provisioning and deployment of services that directly support our website.

You will also be responsible for providing forensic analysis to support production and route to live applications utilising a variety of specialist tools designed for network packet and application inspection.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technologies greatest challenges.
Preferred skills and experience
Strong understanding of load balancing concepts and how to implement across a multi vendor deployment.
Strong understanding of web application caching concepts and technologies, with a knowledge of how to implement across multiple technologies such as Citrix, NetScaler and Varnish.
Troubleshooting HTTP, TCP applications in a large, enterprise network environment.
Strong understanding of traditional network routing and switching concepts, as well as firewalls and security technologies.
Experience in a technical support or operations environment.
Good understanding of DNS functionality and concepts.
Exposure to and administration of Linux operating systems and applications.
Excellent communication skills.
Experienced with load balancing and wants to keep a focus on this area to support our Content Delivery platform.
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Main Responsibilities
Creating and deploying service configuration utilising our CDN infrastructure including, NetScaler, Varnish, HAProxy and DNS.
Designing and reviewing of technical proposals in support of new product functionality.
Identifying caching opportunities and performance optimisations in deployed products utilising the expansive forensics platform.
Performing application and packet inspection utilising a range of enterprise and open source tooling.
Assisting development and other infrastructure teams in designing efficient and secure product delivery solutions.
Identifying opportunities for automation and working with Technical Leads to put these into place.
Managing and administrating the global bet365 CDN assets and configuration.
Providing 2nd and 3rd line support to the 24/7 NOC for complex incidents and problems.
Supporting Technical Leads in producing and delivering the strategic future for the platform.
Providing on call and weekend cover on a rota basis.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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