Senior Devops Engineer

Digital Gurus
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
*Job Title: Digital Dev Ops Senior
*CV Submission Deadline: 15/01/18 @15:30
*The Maximum Pay Rate: £625
*Location: West Midlands: Axis House 10 Holliday Street, Birmingham
*Contract Length: 12 months
*Clearance Level Required: BPSS
*Additional Info: OUTSIDE IR35

Desirable - Experience of team leading a DevOps team

The Ministry of Justice in Birmingham are after the following from a Lead Devops engineer:

? Experience as a web applications developer

? Knowledge of installation and management of open source monitoring tools

? Experience with open source solutions and community

? Experience working with PHP frameworks (Zend2 a bonus)

? Knowledge of monitoring and logging tools: Sensu, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana

? Metrics: ElasticBeats, Collectd, Statsd

? Containerisation: Docker Engine, Docker Compose, Docker Toolbox

? Cloud: EC2, ELB, Route53, S3, DynamoDB, SQS, Elasticache, RDS, VPC, Security Groups, ECS, IAM

? Provisioning: Terraform, Cloudformation, Ansible

? Configuration Management: SaltStack

? Scripting: Bash, Python, Fabric

? Knowledge of automated regression testing

? Knowledge of Nginx / Elasticsearch

? Maintain or actively contribute to existing open source project

· Agile working

· Experience working with Atlassian JIRA and Confluence

The candidate will help develop the technology and processes for deployment and monitoring of our applications

? Participating in sprint planning to work with developers and project teams to ensure projects are deployable and monitorable

? Participating in, and contributing to system and process architecture

? Working with product managers to understand user needs for new and existing services

? Working with product teams on a range of tools and services, improving products to meet user needs

? Working with, and supporting, development teams with application configuration for deployment, monitoring and other automation

? Working with developers to test, debug and troubleshoot issues and problems

? Evangelising devops culture

? Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so

? Operational management of Linux servers, delivering web application stacks

? Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems

? Supporting dev teams with configuring applications for deployment

? Working with third-party providers and government departments to support a variety of integrations

? Ensuring that security standards are adhered to

? As part of this role you will be expected to participate in the 2nd line in-house support and Out-of- Hours support rotas.
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