Interim Digital Dev Ops Senior

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Interim Digital Dev Ops Senior
Contract / Temporary
PSR JP00012927
  • Pay Rate: Up to £700 per day pay range, subject to IR35 status
  • Hours per Week: 37
  • 3 months initially
  • Telford
What's involved with this role:

Key Tasks:

Leading, supervising or line-managing the Dev Ops Team.
Operational management of Linux servers, delivering a complex web application stack. Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so.

Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems. Supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment.

Have demonstrable experience configuring web and application servers and possess a fundamental understanding of Linux.
Have a strong technical foundation in build, release and environments.
Have advanced Programming skills.
Building and supporting a large production platform.

The role is to work within the Cloud Operations team to support the AWS platform.

The role requires deep understanding of the AWS services used to secure, manage and maintain an enterprise cloud platform in a multiple account, secure model. The role requires the ability to automate AWS services to allow users to consume them in a controlled way.

This role is to specifically come in and help tag instances and automate policies.
Monitoring / Logging AWS Platform events
CloudWatch logging
CloudWatch events

To setup above monitoring and logging and also to understand the alerts and notifications that are produced as part of this.

Other skills required to perform this role:

• Able to communicate at a business and technical level
• Able to apply Enterprise best practices
• Able to work as part of a team
• Able to take business requirements and turn them in to technical deliveries
• Has an understanding of Agile methodologies and has experience with Agile deliveries

Other Tasks may include the below:
The technical skills required to perform this role are as below:

User IAM roles - Ability to create custom permissions / policies
EC2 IAM roles - Ability to create custom permissions / policies

Ability to perform above actions utilizing Lambda functionality written in Phython.

IAM Roles
Bucket Policies
Tagging Automation
Encryption of storage
Bucket Policy Automation
Ability to perform above functions and apply automation and workflows using Lambda and step functions
Creations of Step Functions
Creation of CloudWatch Events
Phython 3.6/3.7

Ability to write lambda functions using phython 3.6/3/7
Lambda execution environment and available libraries (boto3)

Configuration and Setup
JSON - desirable but not essential

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  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Additional Requirements:
    • BSC - security clearance

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for
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Interim Digital Dev Ops Senior
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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