Senior DevOps Engineer (SC Cleared)

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Harriet Hughes

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Senior DevOps Engineer (SC Cleared), Automation, Reliability, Integration, Toolchain, Scalable, Secure, RedHat, Linux, ECS, EC2, Python, Ansible, VCS, Version Control System, Git, Github, BitBucket, CI, CD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Improvement, Jenkins, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Puppet, LDAP, Nexus, Regulated Environment, Government, Finance, SC Cleared, SC Cleared, Security Cleared, Security Clearance.

Our Government client in Glasgow are looking for a motivated Senior DevOps Engineer to help them continue their journey of automation, reliability, and performance.

A senior DevOps delivers and integrates software to form a complete DevOps toolchain. They are responsible for planning and designing large groups of stories.

You will:

  • Implement high-level technical requirements in a practical reliable, scalable, and performant way
  • Provide coaching and mentoring to more junior colleagues
  • Ensure due technical consideration is given, make processes repeatable, scalable, and secure
  • Have a deep technical knowledge and experience in DevOps environments, providing support to delivery teams and solving complex problems.

Key Skills/Experience

  • 5+ years in a practical DevOps role
  • Can demonstrate practical experience with RedHat/ Amazon Linux, ECS, and EC2
  • 5+ years' experience coding with Python, Ansible.
  • Demonstrable experience of using VCS (Version Control System) in team environments. Eg git, Github, BitBucket.
  • Demonstrable Experience delivering CI/CD pipelines, ideally with Jenkins
  • Able to demonstrate mentoring colleagues in automation, security, and reliability, within a DevOps context
  • Demonstrable experience of Identifying manual processes suitable for automation
  • Can demonstrate a firm grasp of DevOps and Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrable experience of Puppet, LDAP, Nexus
  • Able to demonstrate they have worked in regulated environments (eg, finance, government)