Devops Engineer


£500 - £550 a day

Dev Ops Engineers
Experienced Dev Ops engineers required with good knowledge of Linux, Cloud computing, WEB applications, Puppet configuration management, AWS, UNIX Open Source Tools, networking, Internet security, containerisation. Scripting languages Bash+Ruby/Python. Hands on experience with technologies such as containers (Docker, RKT) and (DoreOS/Etcd/Flannel/Kubernetes/Fleet etc.)
Main responsibilities include:
Improve and expand AWS platform
Apply changes using configuration management tools
Coordinate and direct deployment of engineers on agile Development projects
Support and troubleshoot complex micro-service based environment
Improve monitoring and performance measurement tools
Participate in the on-call rota
Work on containerisation of the services
Perform DBA tasks on variety of Databases
Implement and improve security stack/tools
Configure continuous integration pipelines for deployment
Automating various tasks using puppet, ansible and Scripting
Essential skills and experience
SC cleared or eligible for the clearance process
Wide exposure to and involvement in Agile environments
Production experience in Linux environment
Production experience in Networking
Production experience in managing databases
Live project CI/CD administration
A portfolio evidencing design of platforms for mission critical services in line with GDS standards
An understanding of user centred service design practices, Government Digital Service Standards and the assessment process
Ability to mentor less experienced colleagues and stakeholders
Self-motivated, with an eye for detail and able to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
Evidence previous government/public sector experience
Tech knowledge
Shell/Bash plus one higher level Scripting languages (Ruby, Python, Perl,)
ELK Stack
Security and encryption (TCP/IP)
Firewalls and Load Balancing: Harproxy, Nginx, SSL/TLS
DNS management
CSOC protective monitoring technologies
Postgres and a minimum of 2 of - MySQL/MongoDB/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ System Admin
Jenkins, GIT, Artifactory or similar system, Docker/Vagrant, Kubernetes

Posted by Blue Personnel Limited, 10 May