Devops Automation Engineer (Ansible, Chef, Python)

Devops Automation Engineer (Ansible, Chef, Python)

Why is our “Automation Engineer “ the next step for you?

Group Technology and Engineering (GTE) is at the heart of everything we do. We are going through unprecedented transformation fuelled by extraordinary growth in the online world and unparalleled investment in our product, people and platforms. We work in a collaborative and supportive way, in a fast paced and dynamic environment.

How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?

Developing the automation that is used to provide Infrastructure as a Service to our internal development and operations teams.  Typical automation work will be a combination of creating workflows using orchestrator technology, developing scripts to integrate with and configure infrastructure services and utilising configuration management tools to maintain desired state.

Our private cloud is built on VMware technology, and we use AWS, Google and Azure public cloud components.  The cloud provides a web portal and API for our internal users to request infrastructure services available in our data centres.  This could be things such as virtual servers, DNS records, Load balancing, firewall rules, user accounts, virtual desktops, database and middleware platforms etc.  Delivery of these services is automated and the development and debugging of these automations is the responsibility of the Automation Engineer.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

The automation engineer will be concerned with developing, testing, releasing and debugging coded sequences of actions for delivering infrastructure services.  This will involve many diverse infrastructure products and will require the programming of APIs and CLIs as well as use of scripting technologies. Use of Orchestrators especially vCentre Orchestrator and vRealize Automation

In this role engineers will be developing and debugging automations that will deliver infrastructure services in our hybrid cloud environments.

Developing automations using VMware vRealize Orchestrator.

Developing scripts to provision and configure infrastructure services

Test and debugging of workflows and scripts (‘automations’)

Ensuring automations are robust and pass rigorous test criteria

Ensuring automations are fit be promoted to staging and live environments


Advanced experience in at least one of: Bash, JavaScript, Ansible, Puppet

Sstem administration experience at least one of: Linux/Unix/Windows

Experienced in creating workflows using orchestrator tools (especially vCentre Orchestrator, Ansible Tower, ServiceNow)

Highly advantageous:

VMware vSphere Administration

Public Cloud Administration (AWS, Azure, GCP)

One or more scripting: PowerShell, Python, Ruby, Perl

 Knowledgeable in devops practices including version control, automated testing, continuous integration and continuous delivery


Interpreting and developing against multiple of different REST API’s

Software Packaging: Docker, RPM, MSI

Tools experience: Nexus, Jira, Confluence, Jenkins, SCCM, GitHub

Knowledge of Application technologies: J2EE/ Tomcat/ Weblogic/ Websphere.

Knowledge of Database technologies: Oracle/ MySQL/ SQLServer, Hadoop, Mongo

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global Fin-Tech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey


Job Number



Indore / India

Business Area

Tech and Engineering

Employment Type

Permanent- Full-time


October 26, 2017


December 31, 2017