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  • Salary: £600 - £630 per annum
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: London
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 05/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH88934



The role is based in Osterley, West London on a 3-6 month contract paying between £600-£630 per day.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design and implement an infrastructure on AWS that supports multiple development projects.
  • Deploy infrastructure necessary to create development, test and production environments.
  • Enforce, maintain and optimize Systems Engineering and DevOps best practices particularly with regards to our use of AWS.
  • Monitor and fine-tune for high performances.

Key Skill and Expertise

  • Experience with AWS / GCP; (mandatory).
  • Proven experience with AWS Cloudformation, Lambda, RDS, EC2, SNS, SQS, Dynamo DB, S3, Cognito (mandatory);
  • Experience and knowledge of the AWS Serverless Application Model (mandatory);
  • Track-record of working with CI/CD in a scaled Agile environment (mandatory).
  • Jenkins, Terraform, Docker experience (beneficial).
  • Proficiency with Python and Bash. (mandatory).
  • Come with strong skills and experience in testing code and infrastructure (unit testing, automation testing, integration and regression testing, "chaos monkey" theory, Infrastructure delivery testing (e.g. ServerSpec/AWSSpec/Testinfra) etc.) (beneficial)
  • Experienced in setting up and maintaining production cloud environment AWS
  • Strong knowledge in DevOps methodology - AWS, CI/CD, Automation
  • Proven track record in using AWS (including AWS CodeDeploy, AWS Opsworks, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon EC2 Container Service, and Amazon EC2 Container Registry)
  • Successful previous migration to AWS
  • Good knowledge and understanding of blue/green deployment and A/B testing
  • Source Control/Configuration management (GitLab, etc...)
  • Proficient with Ansible/Chef/Puppet and Terraform
  • Familiarity with logging/monitoring tools such as CloudWatch, DataDog, LogStash, Kibana
  • Proficient in Python and at least one other scripting language
  • Experience with Docker containers
  • Able to work independently and drive results in a fast-pace environment
  • Fluent in English

If you feel you have the relevant skillset and this role sounds like something you would be interested in please contact me at .

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