DevOps Engineer

Venturi Ltd
£450 - £550 p day
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps Engineer ( Windows, Active Directory, Hyper-V ) DevOps Engineer ( Windows, Active Directory, Hyper-V ) is needed to join one of my prestigious Reading based clients on an initial 4 months contract paying £450 - £550 per day depending on experience. As the DevOps Engineer ( Windows, Active Directory, Hyper-V ) you will work as a member of the Infrastructure Team and work to automate their environment and release deployment. The DevOps Engineer ( Windows, Active Directory, Hyper-V ) will also be an interface between the Development, Testing and Production teams and will be expected to guide the deployment of an enterprise service bus from an infrastructure perspective. Key Accountabilities for the DevOps Engineer ( Windows, Active Directory, Hyper-V ): * Deliver the necessary processes and procedures to automate the deployment of in-house developed services and applications in a highly available configuration * Creation of processes to support rapid deployment of new environments, including leveraging the features of Microsoft Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager to automate server builds * Rebuild of non-production environments using the developed automated process * Work with development and other stakeholders to deploy an enterprise service bus, based upon WS02, to best standard practice * Transition knowledge of all aspects of each solution to other team members, through mentoring and by producing well-presented documentation to assist with design, maintenance and support * Enable rapid software deployments underpinned by the creation of an automation solution design to ensure developed applications can be deployed consistently and in a timely manner, across multiple environments to include development, test and production * Troubleshooting of all issues arising from automated deployments Essential Skills/Qualifications: * Experience of application environments utilising an enterprise service bus (ESB) messaging architecture * Demonstrable excellent knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager administration and automation principles * Demonstrable ability to transition in-house software through development, test and production using an automated toolset such as BuildMaster * Demonstrable expert knowledge of deploying applications using a DevOps approach and methodology * Demonstrable expert knowledge of applying best security practices when deploying web applications built using the Microsoft .Net and Java frameworks * Demonstrable experience configuring Microsoft .Net and Java applications to use Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Active Directory * Demonstrable ability to transition web applications built using Microsoft .Net and Java frameworks through multiple environments * Excellent knowledge of multiple DevOps automation tools * Demonstrable in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Internet Information Services and Apache Tomcat * Knowledge of SQL Server security and best practices * Knowledge of PKI and certificate management * Microsoft Windows server (2008 R2 / 2012 R2) administration * Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal * Ability to prioritise workloads to deadlines Ideal Experience * Minimum 5 years in a senior role working in a Microsoft Active Directory environment, deploying and maintaining web based applications on Microsoft Windows server platforms Desirable Skills/Qualifications: * Experience implementing, maintaining and supporting applications built using the WSO2 product suite To apply for this exciting contract role, please apply now.
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