Location: London, London

Rate: £650.00 - £650.00 p/d

Start Date: 25/02/2019

Duration: 6 months


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Fancy joining a worldwide association that is revolutionising the digital landscape?

As a consultant DevOps Engineer, you will work in a fully agile development process and be responsible for hands-on design and implementation of application build & release, deployment and configuration activities.

This is an excellent opportunity for an accomplished technologist to challenge and develop their technical and client consulting skills as part of a collaborative, learning driven culture devoted to raising the bar.

Projects Within this Position

You could be involved in the creation of application pipelines for digital commercial banking mobile applications.

These apps are transforming their customer experience for millions of users and are developed in Javascript (ReactJs, NodeJs), RESTful Webservices and NoSQL.

Or possibly be involved in creating application pipelines for open banking platforms which will allow banking customers to access a much wider range of services through a Facebook-like API gateway designed and developed by this digital agency.

Overseeing persistent advancement in CI, build and optimisation of single end to end extensible frameworks that can comprehensively deploy Front End, Back End, API and Big Data pipelines for enterprise scale banking applications will be your core expertise.

What are we looking for in you?

As a DevOps Engineer you'll find yourself working on a wide range of projects across the financial, retail and FMCG sectors. You'll get to work with the latest tech, while helping to provide vital strategic advisory and complete software delivery automation solutions to some of the biggest companies in the world during this exciting era of digital transformation.

Do you have the following?

  • Extensive and current hands-on experience constructing application build pipelines
  • Awareness of the software build cycle
  • Expert level proficiency in Shell Scripting and in one or more of the open source Scripting languages Groovy, Python and Ruby
  • Hands-on skills and commercial experience with Automated package delivery tools - Ansible/Chef/Puppet
  • Strong expertise with build management Servers such as Jenkins 2.0/TeamCity
  • Hands-on skills and project experience the following application build tools - Npm/Gulp AND Maven/Gradle
  • Prior experience of JUnit and/or Jasmine non-functional, functional, and unit test frameworks and tools
  • Docker and/or other container technologies knowledge
  • A grasp of Tomcat and WebSphere application Servers and Java containers
  • A grasp of basic infrastructure - Operating Systems, VM s, Containers, Proxy, Nginx
  • Willingness to drive our clients to a true modern DevOps culture and passion for code quality

Nice to have

  • Strong software development background in Java/Javascript/C#/C++
  • Good understanding of PaaS and Container infrastructure, preferably Cloud foundry and Kubernetes
  • Experience of working with cloud providers (eg AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • A strong understanding of the entire DevOps toolchain from a quality perspective
  • Understanding of application deployment orchestration tools such as UrbanCode deploy

Whats in it for you?

The learning opportunities here are endless. You would have the opportunity to be part of a game-changing association that encourages outside-the-box thinking and empowerment!

Key Terms: DevOps, Dev Ops, Jenkins, Jenkins 2, Kubernetes, Groovy, Python, Terraform, Ansible, Docker, Chef, Puppet, Cloud foundry, Cloudfoundry, etc.

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