DevOps Engineer - AWS , Terraform, Linux, Hashicorp Stack

Tecknuovo Ltd
London (Greater)
£28 - £70k pa + negotiable
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

DevOps Engineer - AWS , Terraform, Linux, Hashicorp Stack

DevOps Engineer - AWS , Terraform, Linux, Hashicorp Stack Role context

Currently building a brand-new DevOps function for a London based media company. The team has been tasked with migrating from a huge java based monolith to micro-services. Lead Engineer and CI/CD specialist in place. Now searching for a platforms focused DevOps Engineer - Linux, AWS and Terraform (or similar) to complete the initial team. Great opportunity to join an organisation that is adopting DevOps practices to give a competitive technical edge to their service offerings - that means buy in from the top and lots of autonomy for engineering!

DevOps Engineer - AWS , Terraform, Linux, Hashicorp Stack Summary

Join a newly formed DevOps team in an expanding company. You will enable the developers and testers to be better at their roles by providing the support and tools that they need. You will work on automated code builds and deployment, and support best-of-breed software development tools. This is a great opportunity to play a key role in a growing team. You'll bring your existing skills, and learn new ones, as we continuously strive for improvement in software development and deployment.

What will you be doing?

  • Supports the developers and QA teams by making it easy for them to deploy and release software
  • Uses Infrastructure as Code and configuration management software
  • Designs and supports AWS deployments
  • Designs and supports automated builds and the continuous integration pipeline
  • Promotes and supports tools and services for the technology teams to use, such as monitoring and password management software
  • Shares best practice with the development teams

What skills do you need?

  • Experience with cloud (AWS) configuration and deployment, and Terraform
  • Experience with Hashicorp products - Consul, Vault, etc
  • Configuration management with Ansible
  • Logging, alerting and monitoring tools
  • Experience working side-by-side with developers and testers, providing support
  • Linux skills for deployments, troubleshooting and scripting
  • Basic SQL\database skills (Oracle - PL/SQL would be an advantage)

What skills would be useful?

  • Experience with build and continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, Shippable, Circle CI, Travis etc), creating and maintaining build and deployment pipelines)
  • Load balancers, proxy servers, Tomcat
  • Experience with Java builds using Maven, GIT, Bitbucket
  • Experience with web\PHP\Composer builds and deployment
  • Managing development support tools and services such as Artifact repositories (Artifactory)

DevOps Engineer - AWS , Terraform, Linux, Hashicorp Stack

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