Lead/Senior DevOps Engineers Contract

London

£600 - £700 a day

Lead DevOps Engineer

Main responsibilities

Coordinating and directing effective deployment of engineers into critical delivery projects
Improve and expand AWS platform
Apply changes using configuration management tools
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

Ideally SC Cleared - Or the ability to gain Clearance
Production experience in Linux environment: - Linux Dev Ops/Sysadmin expert
AWS, AWS SDK, AWS CLI
Puppet/Hierra
Bash/Shell +one higher-level Scripting language (Ruby/Python/Perl)
ELK stack

Networking:

TCP/IP advanced
Firewalls advanced
SSL/TLS for encryption in transit advanced/expert
Load Balancing: Haproxy, Nginx advanced/expert
DNS management advance/expert

Databases:

Postgres up to DBA expert level
2 of the following: Postgres/MySQL/MongoDB/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ System Admin level
Live Project CI/CD Administration:
Jenkins
GIT
Artifactory or similar system
Docker/Vagant
Track record of designing platforms for services in line with GDS standards
Experience of leading a DevOps team
Evidence of design and delivery of migration projects or platform build projects

Posted by Blue Personnel Limited, 14 Apr