Senior DevOps -SC cleared- 1 Year - Birmingham


£620 a day

Evodia are currently recruiting for a SC cleared Senior DevOps Specialist on behalf of our Government client. This is an initial 1 year contract offering up to £620 per day based in Birmingham.

We are seeking an experienced SC cleared Senior DevOps Specialist with a proven track record in software delivery to join our talented team and demonstrate a passion for Development Operations with Evangelistic DevOps culture.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

The candidate will help develop the technology and processes for deployment and monitoring of our applications
Participating in sprint planning to work with developers and project teams to ensure projects are deployable and monitorable
Participating in, and contributing to system and process architecture
Working with product managers to understand user needs for new and existing services
Working with product teams on a range of tools and services, improving products to meet user needs
Working with, and supporting, development teams with application configuration for deployment, monitoring and other automation
Working with developers to test, debug and troubleshoot issues and problems
Evangelising devops culture
Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so
Operational management of Linux Servers, delivering web application stacks
Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems
Supporting dev teams with configuring applications for deployment
Working with third-party providers and government departments to support a variety of integrations
Ensuring that security standards are adhered to
As part of this role you will be expected to participate in the 2nd line in-house support and Out-of- Hours support rotas.

Essential Skills and Experience

Experience of team leading a DevOps team
Experience as a web applications developer
Knowledge of installation and management of open source monitoring tools
Experience with open source solutions and community
Experience working with PHP frameworks (Zend2 a bonus)
Knowledge of monitoring and logging tools: Sensu, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana
Metrics: ElasticBeats, Collectd, Statsd
Containerisation: Docker Engine, Docker Compose, Docker Toolbox
Cloud: EC2, ELB, Route53, S3, DynamoDB, SQS, Elasticache, RDS, VPC, Security Groups, ECS, IAM
Provisioning: Terraform, Cloudformation, Ansible
Configuration Management: SaltStack
Scripting: Bash, Python, Fabric
Knowledge of automated regression testing
Knowledge of Nginx/Elasticsearch
Maintain or actively contribute to existing open source project
Agile working
Experience working with Atlassian JIRA and Confluence

This contract is deemed Outside IR35 regulations.

Posted by Evodia, 13 Jan