DevOps Consulting Engineer


  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Posted: 21/04/2017
  • Reading
  • Job Ref: 216101866
  • Permanent

Job Details

DevOps Consulting Engineer

Location: Reading

Salary: £60k

About the role:

With this role you will have the opportunity to work remotely or from our Client's office based in Reading, UK when not on a customer site. We will require successful candidates to spend 75% of their time onsite in the UK with customers.

Job Responsibilities:

• Working with customers to understand project goals and define requirements and scope.

• Work as part of a global team to help build and run our large scale infrastructure and platform services, including public cloud, private cloud, and datacenter services

• Be part of a DevOps team where system admins work closely with developers and quality engineers in order to deploy quickly

• Solve upcoming problems; automate processes and build tools for others to use

• Design and implement complex configuration and automation solutions

• Responsible for maintaining excellent working relationship with customers and partners

Experience required:

• Experience with web technologies (XHTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML) and scripting or development in Python

• Experience with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) or Platform as a Service (PaaS) cloud technologies and providers (Amazon AWS, Google Cloud, OpenStack, CloudForms) is a big advantage

• Experience deploying a wide variety of cloud solutions, such as PaaS or IaaS (OpenStack, OpenShift, Google Cloud, CloudForms, or AWS)

• Familiarity with monitoring tools, services, and modern configuration management solutions (Puppet, Ansible, Chef, CFEnginer) is a plus

• Understanding of container technologies like Docker and Kubernetes is an advantage

• Practical Red Hat Linux operating system administration experience in enterprise production environment

• Knowledge of Linux systems and internet services (DNS, Networking, standard utility services)

• Demonstrate 3+ years of experience in customer facing roles

• Ability to deliver project milestones and production deadlines

• Willingness to work in a dynamic, DevOps environment; agile experience is a plus

• Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills