DevOps Engineer x21 - Cloud/ AIX/ Redhat - Newcastle

Newcastle upon Tyne

£400 - £450 a day


DevOps Engineer x21 - Newcastle - SC Cleared

£350.00-£450.00 per day

Build/ RedHat/ Unix/ Linux/ AIX / IBM AIX / Scripting

You will be working within the cloud DevOps Environment Build team, you will be responsible for the delivery of Private Cloud to UK Government and for its build, implementation and ongoing support.

There is a need to increase the Cloud DevOps team to deliver the technical environments and meet peak work demand. Working as part of the Cloud DevOps team of experienced Linux technicians, the role involves software packaging and application integration, close collaboration with other IT providers / application developers, the build and commission of technical environments, including the development of automated processes, and the integration of those environments with the wider estate.

The team has adopted an Agile approach to IT delivery and are specialists with niche skills and are part of a technical capability that has delivered the first Private Cloud to the UK Government and is also responsible for its build, implementation and ongoing support.

Primary Skills

Strong technical background - predominantly in Unix and Red Hat Linux. Proven working knowledge and experience in Unix (IBM AIX), Red Hat Linux and Scripting.

Experience in the installation and configuration of a number of the software packages listed is absolutely critical: IBM Websphere Application Server; Weblogic; Websphere MQ; WODM; BPM; JBoss; Informatica; Siebel; SFTP Plus; Axway; Oracle OPA.

Excellent technical analytical skills and experience with application integration.

Proven experience in technical automation and tools, including H P CSA, SA, OO as well as Chef, Puppet, Git. Knowledge and experience of RPMS would be highly advantageous.

Ability to work in a disciplined environment and to meet challenging deadlines, under pressure.

Understanding / previous experience working with Agile Methodologies.

Effective interpersonal skills. Ability to work unsupervised and with a self start mentality.

Must be prepared to work extended support hours and this will include weekend working

DevOps Engineer x21 - Cloud/ AIX/ Redhat - Newcastle

Posted by CBSbutler, 11 Jul