Interim Dev Ops Engineer – Hybrid Working – *Re-opened*

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Interim Dev Ops Engineer - Hybrid Working - *Re-opened*
Manchester
Interim Position

PSR 1JP00054037

Posted: 18th January 2022 13:09
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  • Pay Rate:

    Up to £650 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

  • Hours per Week:

    37

  • Anticipated 12 months

  • Manchester
What's involved with this role:

Interim Dev Ops Engineer - Hybrid Working - PSR 1JP00054037 *Re-opened*

Pay Rate: Up to £650 per day pay range subject to IR35 status

Please Note: You will be expected to be in the Manchester office a min 2 days a week.

You will be working with hundreds of microservices across hundreds of instances alongside tens of delivery teams.

Main Duties:

  • You will be using your experience and technical skills to support the programme to design, implement, operate and evolve new and existing services and infrastructure.
  • You’ll be using well established technologies within strict security constraints, that you’re welcome to challenge.

Technical Skills

  • For each item we would like experience with one or more of the named topics or technologies
  • Linux Operating Systems: RHEL/CentOS 7/8, Use, operate, configure, patch and secure
  •  Security: TLS& PKI, Cloud Security, CIS Benchmarks, NCSC Cloud Security Principals
  • Networking: TCP/IP, Routing, DNS, VPC Peering, VPC Endpoints
  • Cloud Provisioning: Terraform, CloudFormation, Packer, Cloud-init
  • Cloud Experience: Deploying, Supporting, AWS (compute, networking, storage), GCP (compute, networking, storage)
  • Virtualisation: EC2, VMWare
  • Monitoring and Metrics: Graphite, Prometheus, Zabbix, Alert Manager, Pagerduty, Cloudwatch, Splunk
  • Development Languages: Python, Go, Bash, Ruby
  • Testing: Unit Testing, Infrastructure Testing
  • Containerisation: Docker, Podman
  • Configuration Management: Ansible, Puppet
  • Version Control: Git
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment: GitLab CI, Jenkins
  • Container Orchestration: Kubernetes, Nomad, Docker Swarm, Docker Compose
  • Clustering and load balancing: haproxy, traefik, nginx, service mesh (linkerd, istio, consul connect)

Person specification:

  • Flexible/adaptable.
  • Adjusts quickly to changing priorities and conditions.
  • Copes effectively with complexity and change.
  • Takes responsibility/ownership.
  • Proactively removes blockers to ensure that work is delivered.
  • Is able to produce significant output with minimal wasted effort.
  • High standards. Is committed to quality and is therefore willing to challenge colleagues and to constantly question their own approach.
  • Openness to criticism and ideas.
  • Draws value from collaboration with others.
  • Actively seeks input from colleagues and values a multidisciplinary team over hierarchy.
  • Strategic thinking and visioning.
  • Able to understand and communicate the big picture and use it to prioritise and judge impact of smaller tasks and objectives.
  • Creativity/innovation.
  • Generates new and innovative approaches to problems.
  • Isn’t bound by the status quo.
  • Enthusiasm.
  • Exhibits passion and excitement over work.
  • Has a can-do attitude, even under pressure.
  • Considerate.
  • Enjoys working with and is sensitive to the needs of others.
  • Values a positive working environment

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:

  • 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
  • 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.
  • Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  • Qualifications and experience relevant to the job role – please give full details within your CV document
  • Should be eligible to gain Security Clearance 

 

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

  • Any local authority/public sector experience
  • Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for

 

If you would prefer to send a CV straight to us rather than by way of an on-line application, you are very welcome to do so via [email protected] but please quote both the job reference and job title exactly as they appear below:

Interim Dev Ops Engineer - Hybrid Working - PSR 1JP00054037

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Interim Dev Ops Engineer - Hybrid Working - *Re-opened*
Client Category: Central Government Ministry

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