IaC/Puppet Expert

IF Recruitment Ltd
09 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: IaC/Puppet Expert

Location: Staines, Middlesex

Contract Length: 6 months

Pay rate: £450-£500

Primary Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience of professional experience with Linux. CentOS Preferred
  • Prior strong experience in executing consulting / professional services project like Infra provisioning, Server hardening & Application setup and configurations using IaC using Puppet as Configuration Management tool
  • Experience in delivering configuration management /orchestration solution using SCM, CI/CD pipeline and Orchestration tools
  • Strong Implementation, Administration and Support skills on Puppet:

oPuppet (PE and open source)

oPuppet Server (PE and open source)

oPuppetDB (PE and open source)

oFacter (PE and open source)

oHiera (PE and open source)

oMCollective (PE and open source)

  • Experience using DevOps and Automation tools to deploy, test, and support services in a CI/CD
  • Experience in CI/CD Build Servers (Jenkins, Artifactory, etc.)
  • Familiarity developing in some languages such as: Python, Ruby, Yaml, Shell, Perl
  • Familiarity with Open Source work management tools: JIRA, Confluence, Jenkins, Git, GIT Hub, Stash/BitBucket
  • Proven experience working in a team setting on large scale projects
  • Proven experience working with Agile methodologies for delivering software
  • Ability to review and create technical design documentation
  • Strong understanding of test driven development and testing concepts to participate in unit testing, integration testing, system testing, and load testing

Secondary Skills:

  • Cloud Services - Experience in Environment Provision Cloud services like AWS/Azure

Good to have skills:

  • Experience in Client facing/interacting skills - Ability to understand key requirements, identify gaps and come out with recommendations
  • Ability to own, manage and drive configuration, environments related artifacts
  • Excellent planning, scheduling and co-ordination skills across multiple teams and stakeholders
  • Good communication/presentation skills
  • Good consulting & business mining experience

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