DevOps Engineer (SC Cleared)

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £450.00 - £550.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Ellie Bass

  • Contact email:

    Ellie.Bass@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    1234 _1582303248

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-22

  • Client:

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Our Central Government client are currently looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer (SC Cleared).

Summary of the work

  • Design, build and support a platform for data scientists to query our client's data.
  • Support for the existing platform.
  • Technical input to project planning.
  • Document architectural designs.
  • Produce infrastructure as code.
  • Develop automated mechanisms for deploying infrastructure and application changes.
  • Provide ongoing skills transfer to staff.
  • Support infrastructure security auditing.

Who you will work with

Alongside existing team and other suppliers already in the team.
3rd party auditors (e.g. ITHC provider)
Digital SRE team (for handover of services for them to support)
Stakeholders (e.g. UCFS, analyst community)

What you will work on


Data ingestion from an existing service to a new cloud platform.

Key skills and experience

  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of working with the AWS cloud platform
  • Demonstrate experience of using 'Infrastructure as Code' to provision and manage cloud infrastructure using terraform
  • Demonstrate experience of using Git and GitHub, GitLab or Bitbucket
  • Demonstrate knowledge of test and behavioural driven development (TDD and BDD)
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Demonstrate experience of using ConcourseCI to provide continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS CloudWatch
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS S3 (Simple Storage Service)
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Key Management Service (KMS)
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2)
  • Demonstrate experience of developing in Python
  • Demonstrate experience of developing in Go, Java or Node.js
  • Demonstrate experience of using Docker
  • Demonstrate experience of consuming Apache Kafka data feeds
  • Demonstrate experience of using CircleCI to provide continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Lambda
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Elastic MapReduce (EMR)
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Cloud Hardware Security Module (CloudHSM)
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Cognito
  • Demonstrate experience of using AWS Workspaces