Lead DevOps Engineer Job In London

Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Up to £750 per day all inclusive
  • Posted: 09/03/2018
  • London
  • Job Ref: J6818
  • Contract

Job Details

My public sector client is urgently looking for 3 experienced Lead DevOps Engineers for long term contracts (initially 12 months) primarily based in London with some scope to work from home. The role will improve & expand the AWS platform whilst applying changes using configuration management tools such as Puppet, Ansible. Also, the role with support & trouble-shoot complex micro-service based environments such as Haproxy/Nginx load balancing along with improving monitoring & performance measurement with Sensu/Grafana/Logstash/ELK etc.

The procurement/recruitment process for these roles is very rigid and my client has a number of technical requirements that must be demonstrated when making an application. Please ensure that your application clearly shows your experience working with all the following:- .

·Production experience in Linux environment: Linux Dev Ops/Sysadmin expert level (8yrs+), AWS, AWS SDK, AWS CLI, Puppet/Hierra (5yrs+),Development Bash/Shell +one higher-level scripting language(Ruby/Python/Perl or other 5 yrs), ELK stack(3yrs +1 project implementation)
·Production experience in Networking: TCP/IP advanced (5yrs+), Firewalls advanced (5yrs+)SSL/TLS for encryption in transit advanced/expert (5yrs). Load Balancing: Haproxy, Nginx advanced/expert (5yrs+), DNS management advance/expert (5yrs)
·Production experience of managing Databases: Postgres up to DBA expert level (4yrs+) and any 2 out of Postgres/Mysql/MongoDB/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ System Admin level (2yrs+)
·Live Project CI/CD Administration: Jenkins (5 yrs+),GIT (3yrs+), Artifactory or similar system advanced/ expert level (3yrs+), Docker/Vagant advance/expert level (3yrs+), Working in agile teams facilitating CI/CD pipeline (5yrs+).
·Track record of designing platforms for mission critical services in line with GDS standards
·Leadership experience: 3+ years leading a team of Dev Ops. A minimum of 2 examples of leading design and delivery of migration projects or platform build projects.

Nice to Have
·Experience of HM Passport Office systems
·Deploying Kubernetes

The role requires SC level security so existing clearance would be ideal though not a requirement. Applicants must be able to apply for SC level clearance to take up this role. This role is outside of IR35. The closing date for applications for this role is Thursday 22nd March.

For additional information please forward your CV, in the first instance to Stephen Harris at NetworkEMEA.