Devops Engineer

Recruiter
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Location
Bristol (City Centre)
Salary
£60k - £70k pa
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

DevOps Enginner
Permanent
Flexible salary
Work Location(s): Bristol, England, GB

Capita are recruiting on behalf of a leading client in Bristol, who are seeking a senior DevOps Engineer/WinOps Engineer/Automation engineer for a role automating lots of their applications within an enterprise level organisation.


The role will involve a range of tasks including:

  • Automating the application of all changes during the build and deployment process to ensure that builds are shipped in a functional state within agreed timescales in line with company standards and policies.
  • Deploying to both internally hosted production centres and externally hosted cloud systems.
  • Developing an excellent working relationship with international teams, to improve the end to end release deployment process for the complete product lifecycle.
  • Preparing, amending, and updating documentation including process workflow diagrams.


Ideal candidates for this role would have knowledge of:

  • Working as an application software engineer or an operations engineer, developing and deploying automation and configuration management scripts to optimise the build process using standard development processes.
  • Automation concepts involving configuration as code and continuous deployment.
  • Source control tools such as Git
  • Continuous integration and deployment tools such as Jenkins, TFS, Octopus Deploy, etc.
  • Software configuration management and deployment tools such as Ansible, Terraform.
  • Knowledge of artefact repositories such as Artefactory, Nexus, etc.
  • Deployment of applications to IaaS/PaaS cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.
  • Scripting, Testing and build languages such as RSpec, PowerShell, MSBuild, JSON, etc.


The role will involve a range of tasks including:

  • Automating the application of all changes during the build and deployment process to ensure that builds are shipped in a functional state within agreed timescales in line with company standards and policies.
  • Deploying to both internally hosted production centres and externally hosted cloud systems.
  • Developing an excellent working relationship with international teams, to improve the end to end release deployment process for the complete product lifecycle.
  • Preparing, amending, and updating documentation including process workflow diagrams.


Ideal candidates for this role would have knowledge of:

  • Working as an application software engineer or an operations engineer, developing and deploying automation and configuration management scripts to optimise the build process using standard development processes.
  • Automation concepts involving configuration as code and continuous deployment.
  • Source control tools such as Git
  • Continuous integration and deployment tools such as Jenkins, TFS, Octopus Deploy, etc.
  • Software configuration management and deployment tools such as Ansible, Terraform.
  • Knowledge of artefact repositories such as Artefactory, Nexus, etc.
  • Deployment of applications to IaaS/PaaS cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.
  • Scripting, Testing and build languages such as RSpec, PowerShell, MSBuild, JSON, etc.


Optionally, you will also have some experience of, or a desire to learn about the following:

  • Installing and administrating Windows Server 2008 / 2012, Linux distributions.
  • Virtualization systems such as VMWare 2012
  • Use of Agile tracking tools such as Rally, Jira, etc.
  • A basic understanding of network and security configurations.
  • To create and work effectively with structured documentation as well as write quality documentation from notes preferably including diagramming software.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work as part of an agile team as well as on your own and with remote teams.
  • Supporting software development teams who use standard software engineering languages e.g. C#, .net 4.5 (or earlier), Java, XML, Front end languages such as Angular.
  • Containerisation technology such as Docker, etc.

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959506311