Senior Devops Engineer


£500 - £600 a day

Seeking a highly skilled Senior DevOps Engineer to help with the evolution and operation of aCloud platform. This platform will play a key role in enabling the continuing flexibility, as well as increased efficiency and scalability of their website.

Essential Experience

As well as being a passionate advocate of cloud computing, you have solid professional experience of AWS architecture and administration in production environments.
You have experience working with frontend web services, preferably in an ecommerce environment, including Apache/NGINX and CDNs (e.g. Akamai).
You have a deep understanding of DNS, TCP/IP and networking concepts and how to apply them to a Cloud-based environment.
You are snugly at home with Linux, and well versed in Bash.
You are a capable developer in either Python or Go.
You live and breathe automation.

Desired Experience

You've spent some quality time with Java applications running on Tomcat.
You have hands experience with containerisation (Docker) and resource scheduling (Kubernetes).
You possess a deep understanding of DevOps and Agile methodologies and concepts.
You are confident writing test-driven Infrastructure as Code and have used tools like Terraform.
You have knowledge of configuration management tools and techniques.

Job Responsibilities

You will contribute to the design and build of a Cloud platform that leverages resource scheduling and containerisation to bring increased flexibility, scalability and efficiency to theirinfrastructure.
You will be expected to cultivate relationships with developers, engineers and other technology partners to understand their needs.
You will provide mentorship and technical direction to off-shore team-members and evangelize practices and methodologies.

Posted by Akriss Ltd, 14 Apr