*Contract*DevOps Engineer/DevOps Specialist*Contract*

Recruiter
Picture More Ltd
Location
London
Salary
425.00 GBP Daily
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Contract

Contract* DevOps Engineer/DevOps Specialist*Contract

*6 months Contract*

GBP425 per day

Our client is a tier 1 Law firm current in the early stages of a global technology change programme focussed on replacement of its existing technology platforms. The programme is aimed at introducing better business agility and introduction of new productivity tools.

Role

As a DevOps engineer you will work within the CTO's team to drive the way we deploy and monitor applications and services. You will be a key member of the team responsible for providing expert knowledge around technology, ensuring that in the process the business can effectively and continuously move forward with a broader understanding of DevOps. You will also ensure that we have appropriate levels of monitoring and alerting set up for all our applications across a mix of Servers, private cloud, public cloud and AWS regions.

You will have a strong knowledge of the DevOpslifecycle, can describe the business value, and talk confidently about any specific tools & Technologies.

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Be very comfortable working hand-in-hand with developers and must be proficient in at least one Scripting language - Ideally C#/.Net
  • Must have experience with Amazon Web Services, preferably in a high-volume environment
  • Must have experience with MySQL and NoSQL data stores. Though DBA level experience is not needed, the ideal candidate should be comfortable with routine database management tasks
  • Must have a strong interest and respect for high availability and security
  • Sound knowledge of SysAdmin fundamentals
  • Experience with Git and Linux
  • Good knowledge of infrastructure automation (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, CloudFormationetc.)
  • Must be very comfortable with agile development methodologies
  • Very clear understanding of SOA, Micro-service, and REST principles
  • Experience of working on Azure automation using TerraForm and/or Python SDK would be highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Must be self-directed and thrive in a fast paced and collaborative culture