DevOps Engineer

Newcastle upon Tyne

£500 a day

DevOps Engineer, Puppet, Chef, Linux, Agile, AWS , Jenkins, Apache Tomcat

A DevOps Engineer is required by my public sector client. The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for the operational management of Linux Servers. The DevOps Engineer will also be involved in delivering a complex web application stack. This is good opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to gain valuable public sector experience.

The DevOps Engineer will have these responsibilities:

• Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so

• Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems

• Supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment

The DevOps Engineer will carry out these Key Tasks and deliverables:

• Set up and maintain automated pipelines for the Low Income Scheme project during Agile delivery sprints.

• Provide training and mentorship to other members of the DevOps team.

• Support other digital services as required

The DevOps Engineer will have the following key skills and experience:

• An understanding of common web application architectures.

• Experience in configuring and managing Linux servers for serving a dynamic website.

• Experience in debugging a complex multi-server service.

• Scripting or basic programming skills.

• Familiarity with network protocols – TCP /IP, HTTP , SSL , etc.

• A strong technical foundation in build, release and environments.

• Passion for and ability to design and support robust build, deployment and configuration management systems for multi-tier Java J2EE & .Net applications.

The DevOps Engineer will have experience using:

• Installation and management of open source monitoring tools

• Configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef

• Deploying and configuring machines in a Cloud environment (EC2, Google App Engine etc.)

• Application deployment strategies and continuous integration

• Networking concepts, technologies, and protocols ( TCP /IP, IPS ec, HTTP , FTP , DHCP , and DNS )

• Virtualization systems ( VMW are, Xen, etc)

• Operations team experience

• Administering application servers, servlet containers, and web servers (WebSphere, Apache Tomcat, Jetty, Nginx, Mongrel, Microsoft IIS , Apache HTTP server, etc)

• integration tools (Jenkins, Travis – CL, Go)


• Experience of creating and managing automated deployment pipelines.

• Experience using Terraform and Ansible. Postgres experience

DevOps Engineer, Puppet, Chef, Linux, Agile, AWS , Jenkins, Apache Tomcat

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Posted by SQ Computer Personnel Limited, 13 Feb