DevOps Engineer


£300 - £500 a day

Role: DevOps Engineer

Location: London, Richmond

Duration: 12 months

Start Date: ASAP

Rates: negotiable

My Richmond based client is currently looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join them for an initial 12 month contract. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a firm that handles hundreds of millions of page views a day and serves millions of customers all over the world with a global presence in more than twenty countries and a thousand cities. You will either be an experienced DevOps engineer with a passion for open source products and systems automation or have a background as a developer and be interested in moving to DevOps.

Technology stack

• Consul

• Hashicorp suite

• Kubernetes

• Jenkins

• Puppet (preferably)


• Dive deep into system and application performance and reliability issues; partner with software and systems engineers across the organization to produce and roll out fixes and improvements.

• Troubleshoot issues across the entire stack. Solve problems relating to mission critical services and build automation and monitoring to help prevent problem recurrence.

• Engage in service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis and system tuning.

• Represent the Site Operations team in design reviews and operational readiness exercises for new and existing services.


• Experience working with Unix/Linux systems from kernel to shell and beyond, including working with system libraries, file systems, and client-server protocols.

• Experience troubleshooting and optimizing Java-based server applications.

• Able to prioritize tasks and work independently.

• Experience with most of the technologies listed above.

If this position sounds of interest and you require more information, please respond with an up to date copy of your CV.

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Posted by Hydrogen Group, 10 Feb