DevOps Engineer - Nottingham - 6 Months

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    £400 - £450 per annum + Additional Benefits

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    Chris Tomlinson

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    9 months ago

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Job Title: DevOps Engineer (Contract Role)
Location: Nottingham
Duration: 6 months

Would you like join a company which units over 160 years of heritage with the latest technology and industry innovation? This company is offering a 6-month contract for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join a ground-breaking project this summer based in Nottingham.

The Role

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate technologists to join our growing team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers. You're a self-starter who will be part of an empowered agile team working on the identity and access management system behind products such as the Eikon financial information desktop.

In this role, you will design and implement feature enhancements and maintenance updates for existing software as well as delivering new capabilities and technology updates such as migrating our services to third-party cloud providers (AWS).


As a member of the IAM development team, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Effectively use modern development methods, including build and test tools, and agile processes to deliver high-quality services. Your work will include producing deployment artefacts and documentation.
  • Build security and availability into designs from the beginning, including monitoring and data collection for ongoing support and service improvement.
  • Collaborate closely with other groups within the organisation to understand their requirements of the platform and to support their use of it.
  • You will maintain an understanding of industry trends and use this knowledge to bring new ideas to the platform.

Experience Required:

  • AWS Cloud/DevOps experience - Terraform scripting, SQL-less databases (e.g. Neptune, DynamoDB, Postgres).
  • Experience with Cloud deployment approaches and technologies such as microservice architectures, Docker, Kubernetes, CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with designing, developing, debugging, optimising and supporting complex production systems operating across multiple datacentres and meeting requirements for security, scalability, availability and performance.
  • Understanding of networking (TCP/IP), Linux and scripting
  • Java/C#

If this role looks appealing to you, please submit your CV at the first instance.