Interim Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Cloud Foundry

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Interim Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Cloud Foundry
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00060713

Posted: 2nd August 2022 15:45
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  • Pay Rate:

    Up to £950 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

  • Hours per Week:


  • Anticipated 12 months

  • London
What's involved with this role:

Interim Senior Site Reliability Engineer /IT - Cloud Foundry -Hybrid Working – PSR 1JP00060713
Pay Rate: Up to £950 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

Location: Hybrid: 1 to 2 days in the office required. Out of hours working: 1 week in 5 on call between the hours of 17:00 and 09:00 plus weekends for P1 incidents only.

Key Skills:

  • Cloud Foundry Operator knowledge
  • Concourse,
  • Knowledge of Go,
  • GitHub Actions,
  • Docker
  • containers,
    OCI containers,
  • BOSH, Garden
  • Runtime,
  • Terraform,
  • Ginkgo and Gomega
  • REST APIs, OAuth, Containers,
  • API Routing, Queues,
  • Databases, Caching mechanisms,
  • Deployment procedures,
  • Testing practices,
  • Monitoring and Traceability
  • Awareness and expertise in OWASP


Key Requirements:

  • Experienced with UNIX-like operating systems and technologies used for web applications, e.g Linux, databases, backups, CDNs
  • Experienced with AWS and the use of Cloud Foundry, BOSH and Concourse
  • Experienced with Infrastructure as Code such as Terraform, Ansible or CloudFormation
  • Experienced with Go
  • Can demonstrate a working familiarity with at least one other programming language such as Ruby, Javascript, Python
  • Understand software design principles
  • Ability to take a systematic approach to solving problems
  • Able to use automated testing to validate solutions
  • Understand agile environments and version control
  • Familiar with web security
  • Understand network protocols, eg HTTPS, TLS etc
  • Familiarity with working practices such as test driven development, continuous integration and continuous delivery

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, not that they would exclude candidates willing to travel/relocate, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document

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 Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Cloud Foundry
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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