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DevOps Consultant


Job Description:

A reputable consultancy, based in South West London are seeking a talented and passionate Senior DevOps Engineer to provide technical leadership, champion agile practices, advocate for DevOps approaches and work with other team members to translate high level requirements into epics, stories and tasks.

You will be responsible for build and configuration work for both projects and general improvements to the core Azure platform. Your responsibility on larger projects will be to oversee work carried out by our outsourced infrastructure teams and to provide best-practice guidance.

Your key responsibilities will include..

Taking on technical ownership of Azure Cloud Environments and technical resources
Working closely with the Network, IT Security and Compliance team as well as the Cloud Architect to build and maintain the Azure cloud environments.
-Working closely with the development teams, Operations, Security and Architects to build and maintain the Application deployment pipelines and to ensure all solutions are Secure by Design and Secure in Practice.
-Create and maintain the documentations for knowledge sharing and training
-Able to act as a master trouble shooter and SME in configuration management
-Support the DevOps and Cloud adoption for our application teams and review current and proposed architecture and design deliverables
-Work with business stakeholders to identify strategic cloud adoption requirements
-Executes POCs and feasibility studies to validate next-gen product concepts and technologies leveraging results to guide business and technology decisions.
-Work closely with IT Security, Compliance, and Risk Teams to ensure all solutions are Secure by Design and Secure in Practice.
-Work with Scrum masters and product owners and other functional teams to translate the roadmap into releases
-Keep abreast of and gain expertise in the evolving technology and understand how new technologies could be applied to our Cloud estate

Technical they are looking for
-Strong technical skills in Building and Maintaining Azure Cloud Infrastructure.
-Must be technically Hands-on and has track record of building/provisioning large and complex Azure Cloud environments
-Good understanding and usage of Azure Foundations and Scaffolding
-Azure IaaS, PaaS and SaaS Connectivity
-Azure Networking (Express Route, Virtual Networks, ASG/NSG, Azure Firewall)
-Azure Active Directory, Identity Management, RBAC, AAD Connect
-Azure SQL - PaaS Databases and Managed Instance
-Azure Virtual Machines, Storage provisioning and configurations
-Azure BLOB, Data Factory and PaaS Storage provisioning
-Linux VM in Azure
-Azure Automation with PowerShell and ARM Templates, Preferably Terraform or Ansible.
-Technical skills in Devops and CI/CD
-Jenkins experience with Pipeline as a code
-Docker experience
-Kubernetes/AKS - (Standalone/Managed)
-Source Control - Bitbucket/GIT
-Agile Planning - Jira, Confluence
-Build Tools - Maven, Gradle
-Security Configurations
-Azure Security centre, Log analytics and Azure monitor
-Azure update management, End point protection and Antimalware/Antivirus solutions
-Azure Network IP design and configurations
-Experience in building a Web DMZ/Gateway is a plus
-Understanding of ITIL processes
-High standard of documentation
-Mentoring of junior team members
-Azure Cost/billing management
-Self-motivation towards personal development

If you are interested in hearing more, please send a copy of your cv along with your availability and rate expectations and you will be contacted by return. 
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Construction

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