DevOps Engineer | 2 years | Up to £650 per day


£650 a day

Evodia Consulting is looking for a DevOps Engineer to work on a task in London. This is a 2 year contract and has a day rate of £650, outside of IR35.


DevOps engineer with good knowledge of Linux, cloud computing, WEB applications, Puppet config management, AWS, UNIX open source tools, networking, Internet security, containerisation.
Scripting languages Bash+Ruby/Python.
DevOps Engineer with hand-on experience with new technologies,such as containers (Docker, RKT) and the tool orchestration that surround these (DoreOS/Etcd/Flannel/Kubernetes/Fleet etc.)


Who you will work with

Technical Architects, Network Architects and Developers
Head of Core Platform team

What you will do

Improve and expand AWS platform
Apply changes using configuration management tools (Puppet, Ansible).
Coordinate and direct deployment of engineers on agile Development projects
Support and troubleshoot complex micro-service based environment(Haproxy/Nginx loadbalancing)
Improve monitoring and performance measurement tools (Sensu/Grafana/Logstash/ELK) 6. Participate in the oncall rota
Work on containerisation of the services(Docker, Kubernetes)
Perform DBA tasks on variety of Databases (Postgres, Mongo, Mysql)
Implement and improve security stack/tools
Configure continues integration pipelines for deployment.
Automating various tasks using puppet, ansible and scripting (Shell + Ruby/Python)

Skills and Experience Required

Essential skills and experience

Production experience in Linux environment: Linux, AWS, AWS SDK, AWS CLI, Terraform advanced/expert level. Puppet/Hiera, development Shell/Bash plus one higher level scripting languages (Ruby, Python, Perl, other) ELK Stack
Production experience in Networking: Security and encryption (TCP/IP), Firewalls, Load Balancing: Harproxy, Nginx, SSL/TLS, for encryption in transit, DNS management, CSOC protective monitoring technologies)
Production experience in managing databases: Postgres up to DBA level Minimum of 2 out of - Mysql/MongoDB/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ System Admin
Live project CI/CD administration: Jenkins, GIT (3+yrs), Artifactory or similar system, Docker/Vagrant, Working in Agile teams
Proven experience of designing platforms for mission critical services in line with GDS standards

Nice-to-have skills and experience

Experience of Her Majesty's Passport Office systems
Deploying Kubernetes

Posted by Evodia, 14 Apr