DevOps Engineer - Croydon - £575pd - 12 Months

People Source Consulting Limited
£500 - £575 pa
07 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps Engineer | London | £575pd

People Source Consulting are currently seeking Experienced DevOps Engineers to take on 12 Month contracts with a Croydon based Central Government client.

As part of a brand new project of work, set to last 24months + You will join the team responsible for managing the build, deployment, and continuous integration of the project through development, test, and production.

Working to standards and practices set by GDS. You will work as part of a delivery team focused on a specific outcome, working to common agile practices.

Successful Engineers will have the following skills and experience:

*Knowledge of and experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Hadoop, Postgres, and CoreOS
*Knowledge of and experience with Hortonworks, Kafka, Zookeeper, Artifactory
*Knowledge of and experience with AWS
*Knowledge of and experience with Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, Prometheus
*Knowledge of and experience with Git, Github, Gitlab
*Knowledge of and experience with nginx, HAProxy, Unicorn
*Experience deploying, profiling, and debugging distributed systems
*A keen interest in open source and a desire to contribute back to the community and other departments
*Ability to operate in small cross-functional engineering teams to build supportable, sustainable, and reliable services
*Reasonable fluency in at least one of: python, go, BASH
*Knowledge of HIDS, NIDS and security hardening
*Deep knowledge of GNU/Linux
*Knowledge of configuration management tools (Puppet/Ansible)
*Solid understanding of CI and build engineering
*Understanding of cloud concepts
*Experience of IP networking and physical networks

Ideal applicants will hold current SC Clearance, all candidates must be eligible for SC Clearance.

This role will pay up to £575pd (DOE) on an initial 12 month contract and is Outside of IR35 Legislation.

If you closely match the skills and experience listed and you are available to start a new contract before the end of 2017, please submit your up to date CV and any supporting information ASAP.

Due to the high volume of applications expected. Only those chosen to progress will be contacted within 5 working days. Everyone else is thanked for their time and will be kept in mind for future opportunities.

Keywords: Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, LINUX, puppet, Bash, Python, Automation, Functional Scripting, IP, Nginx, Hadoop, Postgres, Elasticsearch, DevOps, Logstash, Kibana, HAproxy, Artifcatory, Zookeeper, Kafka, Hortonworks, GDS, Government, Docker, Amazon Web Services, Ansible

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.
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