DevOps Engineer

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    East London, London

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    Leigh Sproston

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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DevOps Engineer

East London

6 Months

Rates are competitive

Our client requires 5 DevOps Engineers to work on site in East London.

Role Purpose

This is a great opportunity for an experienced AWS cloud engineer to join a growing, multi-skilled team supporting a range of customers with complex IT projects. You will be familiar with DevOps culture and with working in multi-skilled self-forming teams using Agile methodologies.

Your skills and knowledge will be used to implement AWS solutions to support our customers, determining the right technical solutions to meet their needs. This role will require working with a variety of stakeholders, including clients and you should be able to easily translate complex technical and business topics to match the audience.

Key Accountabilities

  • Be an active participant in Agile teams by contribute to the development and estimation of stories based on product epics
  • Take part in grooming, planning, stand-ups, demonstrations and retrospective ceremonies
  • Ensure creative, well organized, readable and tested code is delivered within the constraints of continuous integration and delivery environments.
  • Create relevant playbooks and run books as part of any build and run documentation
  • Deliver well defined, reusable infrastructure code for pipeline orchestration and automation and scripting to build dynamic cloud infrastructure components
  • Use of automated tests to validate code and reduce defects including writing and establishing these tests. This include functional and non-functional testing for major releases

Technical Skills

    • Must be experienced in large scale data migration programmes
    • Experience of developing and operating cloud environments
    • Experienced in using DevOps technologies, Red Hat enterprise Linux 7, Bash/shell scripting, Python, Ruby, Perl, Datadog
    • Good knowledge of AWS Native development, IaaS, continuous integration and development pipeline
    • Good use and understanding of tooling including Chef, Git, Jenkins, Terraform, Nexus, JIRA, Cloudwatch + logs etc

Please forward CVs in the first instance to Leigh Sproston -