Senior Developer / Senior IT Technician

ISL Recruitment
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Snr Developer / Senior IT technician / DevOps Engineer
DevOps, Cloud, Infrastructure Engineer, Azure, Windows, Jenkins, Docker, Ansible, CI, CD, Bash, Python, Powershell

I am working with a client on the outskirts of Gloucestershire that has shown steady growth for over 5 years. Due to a great deal of growth in revenue last year, my client is looking to expand their current workforce throughout 2017 starting with their development and engineering team.

My client has vacancy for an experienced DevOps Engineer or a keen Senior Developer with ambitions to move into the DevOps skill set. My client is looking for an individual with an invested interest in new technologies and skills.

In this role you will look after the cloud-based hosting platform, which is currently Microsoft Azure, ensuring the performance and reliability of the production system. My client is looking to employ an individual with an able to demonstrate leadership skills and the ability to think about the bigger picture in the role and the wider company. This client is looking for candidates keen to develop their current skill set as the business is willing to train the individual and help them get accredited.

You will need to bring fresh ideas and new experiences to the team. You must be willing to get elbows-deep in the strategy and implementation, and be willing to do what it takes to deliver to our clients.

This role will vary based on project and internal need but to give you an idea, you could find yourself involved with:
- Management and monitoring of cloud platforms (especially Microsoft Azure)
- Continuous improvement of practices
- Acting as the infrastructure expert
- Automating business processes
- Optimising application environments
- Improving the overall efficiency of their services and offerings

Key Skills:

- An understanding of Infrastructure organisation and management
- Experience working with cloud platforms (especially Microsoft Azure)
- Some understanding of configuration and release management knowledge (DevOps tools such as Puppet, Chef, Vagrant, Docker, Ansible, but not limited to these)
- Previous experience with Continuous Integration
- Experience with source control systems (SVN, Git)
- Keen willingness to learn and improve your own skills
- Ability to show leadership and own initiative

If you can confidently display these skills in a commercial setting and you are looking for a new and exciting opportunity do not hesitate to get in contact with Lami Ogunbanwo on or send your CV to lami @

DevOps | Cloud | Infrastructure Engineer | Azure | Windows | Jenkins | Docker | Ansible | CI | CD | Bash | Python | Powershell

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.