DevOps Engineer

Newcastle upon Tyne

£350 - £400 a day


Devops Engineer

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: £350 - £400 per day

Working on various infrastructures, (windows / Linux ) ( Cloud / Data Centre ) to deliver high availability, rapid solutions using predominately open source software. Delivering automated solutions which deliver value to the customer.
Advising the customers on the latest technologies and methodologies, designing and implementing innovative approaches to Automations.
Ensuring software standards are maintained, being able to train and mentor junior staff. Defining processes and procedures to ensure re-use and standards.
Understanding security policies and implementing solutions, which are high availability and scalable
Providing feedback to a wider audience about the projects currently being worked on and introducing the team to new ideas.
Advice on testing solutions, that can be automated and deliver an end to end testing solution for products.
Advice on monitoring solution, which can automate error collection and help improve the customer's experience.

Required Skills
Experience with any configuration management tools, e.g. Ansible (preferred), Puppet, Cef.
Experience with any build and provisioning tools, eg. Jenkins (preferred), Terraform, Packer, , Team City etc.
Experience and knowledge of AWS, Azure, bare-metal and Virtual hosting.
Experience of Test Driven or Behavior Driven development, and being able to implement automated test solutions,
The ability to integrate various products using APIs etc enabling a joined up automated approach,
Experience with monitoring systems, e.g. ELK, Nagios, New Relic, DataDog, Splunk etc.
Experience with Docker container hosting (Kubernetes, RedShift etc.)
Experience of modern program languages understanding at least one of: Bash script, Python, Ruby, Perl, C, C++, Java, PowerShell
Working knowledge of digital delivery processes and methodologies
Ability to work with an Agile Team, being able to be self-driven and looking for continuous improvement to both the process and the systems.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).

DevOps Engineer

Posted by CBSbutler, 15 May