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AZURE ENGINEER: (AZURE, PYTHON, PUPPET, JENKINS, GIT)

  • Salary: £500 - £540 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: London
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 10/10/2017
  • Job reference: J374906A

AZURE ENGINEER: (AZURE, PYTHON, PUPPET, JENKINS, GIT)

AZURE ENGINEER: (AZURE, PYTHON, PUPPET, JENKINS, GIT)

The work location is in LONDON and is a 6 month contract.

The Rate is paying between 500-540 per day.

The role is working in a global business and technology leader, innovating in research and development to shape the future of society at large. Working in a company always innovating and thinking ahead.


Essential Key skills & Background

  • Experienced in writing clean code in Python is essential
  • Knowledge of these public cloud service providers: Microsoft Azure
  • Experienced in automating software build, deployment and server configuration management using tools such as Puppet, Jenkins & Git
  • Knowledge & Experience of modern agile development methodologies
  • Exposure to DevOps practices and automation of software testing, delivery and infrastructure changes
  • Strong passion for technology, a willingness to learn new skills and the ability to evangelize the uses of cloud services
  • Self-motivated and self-directed, ability to translate technical direction into functional solutions
  • Ability to work effectively in a globally distributed team, managing multiple priorities while collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Proven ability to investigate complex issues spanning multiple technologies and drive to completion
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

Desired Skills

  • Experienced in writing clean code in other Object Orientated languages: Java, C#, Ruby...
  • Experience in developing IaaS development toolkits
  • Experience in working as part of an existing Site Reliability Engineering team
  • Experience with any public or private cloud technologies/services
  • Expertise in Windows and Linux system administration, databases (relational and NoSQL) and networking infrastructure and services (routing, switching, DNS, NTP)

Responsibilities

  • Ongoing support and development of cloud services
    Develop automated processes to prevent, identify and fix problems that impact service availability
  • Develop, document and operate toolkits for the provisioning and managing of cloud infrastructure
  • Maintain an understanding of industry trends and how new technologies can be leveraged to meet business objectives
  • Work as part of a larger SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) team to provide operations support for our AWS & Azure accounts
  • Identify improvements across a broad range of areas such as cost savings, security, ease of use & reliability. Take ownership of these and drive to completion
  • Leadership & Communication
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with internal customers, management and other Enterprise Cloud teams dispersed across the globe
  • Collaborate with product develop teams to translate high level technical requirements and in turn define infrastructure changes
  • Participate in meetings with internal customers and effectively negotiate expectations
  • Provide metrics around reliability, stability and performance of our infrastructure
  • Set individual goals that are consistent with business goals

If you are relevant or interested don't delay, contact me on 0161 924 1416 or email me at