DevOps Engineer

  • by Park Lane Recruitment
  • Location Birmingham, West Midlands (County), UK
  • Salary £40,000 - £70,000 / year
  • 10 days ago
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Job Description:

Dev Ops Engineer - All Grades, Junior To Senior 

Be part of something dynamic and join our client as a Dev Ops Engineer for the Top Employer in the UK.  Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world!

Our client is growing their digital team of agile service design specialists to build and deliver user centered services and solutions in partnership with their clients across England and Wales. We need Dev Ops Engineers at all levels, with a keen eye for the latest technological trends and open source technologies to help them build their digital hubs in London, Reading, Wales and Birmingham. 

You will be a talented member with a keen eye for the latest technological trends and open source technologies, to join their agile team and to help them build one of the greatest digital hubs in the London area. 

You must already hold, or be eligible to hold, an appropriate level of UK Security Clearance to be considered for the role


Responsibilities 
As a Dev Ops Engineer your work will include a multitude of interesting projects, learning modern tooling and techniques to facilitate cutting-edge products on a variety of cloud and bare-metal platforms and collaborating with senior members. As a senior engineer, you will get the opportunity to contribute towards process and technology choices that help deliver the best solutions for their clients and have opportunities to lead projects. 


Required qualifications 
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate programming experience in python or a similar programming language, problem solving complemented by good analytical and reasoning abilities. Also command line knowledge (Linux or windows) is required. 

Desirable Skills: 
- Senior Engineers will need to show experience across most of the below 
- Experience in software development lifecycle (Agile/Lean methodologies) 
- Awareness of security concerns and best practices. 
- Continuous Integration/Delivery/Deployment Pipelines (Jenkins/Bamboo) 
- Configuration As Code (TravisCI/Jenkinsfile or similar) 
- Infrastructure As Code (AWS CloudFormation/Azure Resource Manager/Terraform) 
- Linux (RHEL/CentOS, Ubuntu) & Windows Server (2008 and above) 
- Containerisation (Docker) and Container Orchestration Systems (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, DC/OS) 
- Configuration Management Tooling (Puppet, Ansible, Chef) 
- Virtualisation (VMware/VirtualBox/Hyper-V) 
- Virtual Machine Tooling (Vagrant, Packer) 
- Cloud Providers (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) 
- Server monitoring and alarms (CloudWatch/New Relic/DataDog/Splunk/ELK) 
- Strong communication skills 
- Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently 
- Deployment and management of large scale systems and estates 

Please contact PLR with your CV and covering letter which would include your required salary, notice period, nationality and preferred location to be considered for the position.

If you have not had a response within 5 days of applying, please accept that your application on this occasion has not been successful, however, we will be in contact with you about other future relevant positions

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info health initatives/25 days holiday/social clubs/extracurricular activities/flexible benefits scheme/specific benefits for your emloyment level
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector IT & Internet
  • Years Experience 1+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Bachelor's Degree