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DevOps Engineer

National Security Division
Contract/Interim
01782 203040
Negotiable
South East
14.03.19 - JZE Dev
14-03-2019 07:30 PM
****ROLE OUT OF SCOPE FOR IR35****
DevOps Engineer.
6 Months initially (Great scope for extension).
Role based in Crawley OR Croydon OR Hove (Whichever is most convenient for you).
Market rates.

We have an excellent opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to join the team on a long term programme of work. You will be working with a global, blue-chip organisation, a true market leader.

Key Responsibilities:
*Responsibilities include deploying product updates, identifying production issues and implementing integrations that meet customer needs having solid background in software engineering and are familiar with Ruby or Python.
*Implement integrations requested by customers.
*Deploy updates and fixes.
*Provide Level 2 technical support.
*Build tools to reduce occurrences of errors and improve customer experience.
*Develop software to integrate with internal back-end systems.
*Perform root cause analysis for production errors.
*Investigate and resolve technical issues.
*Develop scripts to automate visualization.
*Design procedures for system troubleshooting and maintenance.
*Creation of cookbooks for various products.
*Develop & maintain Infrastructure platform automation & support scripts.
*Development and maintenance of build or automation scripts using any CI, CD tools.
*Support in automation like environment provisioning, s/w patching, other infrastructure related activities.
*Perform activities required for monitoring and optimizing performance in order to reduce costs or improve service Levels.
*Proper stakeholder management.
*Must demonstrate professionalism to work in multi-supplier environment.
*Must have prior experience in working in application maintenance and support project. Should be aware of ITIL processes and willing to work on shifts.

Key Skills & Experience:
*Strong knowledge on configuration management tools like chef, puppet, Ansible.
*Creation of cookbooks using CHEF and ruby.
*Source code management tools like Github or similar.
*Strong knowledge on programming language tools like Ruby (Native), Python, shell.
*Fundamental concepts and technologies associated with Linux and Windows operating systems.
*Keen to explore various open source tools and use as customization.
*Good knowledge on AWS services like - AWS CLI, AWS Lambda, API Gateway, RDS, EC2, S3, Redshift etc.
*Overview of IaaC, IaaS, PaaS, iPaaS.
*Good analytical and communication skill Working knowledge of databases and SQL.
*Providing direct server support during various operations such as deployment and general production.
*Collaborating with developers to make sure new environments meet requirements and conform to best practices.
*Creating custom codes such as JavaScript, Java, HTML, CSS and C code that are secure in order to defend against cyber security issues.
*Designing, implementing and testing agreed-upon infrastructures.
*Automating deployment of Linux applications, system configurations and security settings.
*Knowledge on basic DB administration (preferably SQL).
*Good in programming/scripting.
*Good to have knowledge of CI/CD tools like- Jenkins or similar.
*Hands on with code hosting platform like GitHub or similar.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive organisation with an excellent collaborative culture.
Apply now for your CV to reach me directly and we will respond as soon as possible.




LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds.

Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.

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