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Vacancy for DevOps Engineer in UK

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Serial No: 64677
Location: Across the UK

Skills Provision is continually recruiting for multiple IT Consulting giants across the globe. The latest position to become available is for a DevOps Engineer to join our client in the UK. In this position, you will be responsible for the automating of builds, specifically in the automotive sector. Initially this position is a one-year contract, subject to extension following a review.

We ask that all applicants hold EU citizenship or Visa/Work permit for this location as sponsorship is not possible at this time.


Job Package

  • £400-£500 per day


Job Description

  • Provide end-to-end DevOps solution by employing the most appropriate tools for CI/CD set up, continuous feedback, continuous monitoring, continuous planning, and continuous testing
  • Bring in a level of automation during testing so that process is less repetitive the next time
  • Consult to provide roadmap from traditional waterfall to Agile/DevOps adoption
  • Set up, configure, and orchestrate end-to-end CI/CD pipeline using the appropriate tools for
    • Continuous Planning (JIRA or equivalent)
    • Continuous integration (Jenkins or equivalent
    • Continuous Testing (Selenium or equivalent)
    • Continuous Delivery
    • Continuous Monitoring; Employ Chef / Puppet / Ansible / Hashicorp (Vagrant / Terraform) for configuration management and deployments on Linux operating systems and manage the networking fundamentals
  • Should be able to automate the deployment and configuration management on Cloud platforms (AWS / Azure / Google) or on-premise based on “Infrastructure as a Code” principles
  • Should be able to implement solutions using modern virtualisation techniques and container management solutions such as Docker / Kubernetes


Candidate Requirements

  • At least 2+ years of Infrastructure / DevOps experience
  • Candidate must have done at least 2-3 automation projects in past
  • At least 8+ years overall developer experience
  • Candidate must have very good understanding of Puppet/Chef/Ansible (at least 2 tools)
  • AWS experience, including but not limited to EC2, RDS, Route 53, and auto-scale
  • Proficient with at least one programming language (Perl, Python, ruby or shell scripting)
  • Graduate in Engineering or Post-Graduate in Engineering or equivalent from a reputed institution
  • Good communication skills and ability to work with diverse cultural teams


In addition:

Technical Skills (Must Have)

  • Microsoft Excel, Word
  • Test tools
  • Experience in Dev Ops – ‘Infrastructure as Code ’concepts
  • Experience of using Puppet / Chef / Ansible (at least 2 tools)
  • AWS experience


Other desirable Skills:

  • Infrastructure build experience in Manufacturing and Automotive Industry
  • Ability to work on aggressive timelines

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