DevOps Engineer

  • Job Reference: PR1784ISA
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2019
  • Recruiter: prosperIS
  • Location: Bridgend
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Web Development / Design, Software Development
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Ieuan Savage
  • Email: i.savage@prosper-is.com
  • Telephone: 029 2002 6336

Job Description

Job Title:  DevOps Engineer.
Location:  Bridgend.
Salary:  £35,000 per annum and upwards,  dependent on experience,  plus exceptional benefits package.
Start Date:  May / June 2019.


We are currently working alongside one of the largest global technology and business services firms,  as they seek to find an enthusiastic DevOps Engineer for their team here in South Wales.  As a DevOps Engineer you your work would include a multitude of interesting projects,  learning modern tooling and techniques to facilitate cutting-edge products on a variety of cloud and bare-metal platforms and collaborating with senior members.

To be successful within this exciting new DevOps Engineer role,  you will need to demonstrate programming experience in Python or a similar programming language,  as well as strong problem solving skills and complimented by good analytical and reasoning abilities.  Command line knowledge (Linux or Windows) would also be required.

From a technical standpoint,  we hope that the successful candidate would have some of the following skills,  knowledge and experience:
*ability to work on multiple projects concurrently.
*deployment and management of large scale systems and estates.
*experience in software development lifecycle (Agile/Lean methodologies).
*awareness of security concerns and best practices.
*continuous integration / delivery / deployment pipelines (Jenkins / Bamboo).
*configuration as code (TravisCI / Jenkinsfile or similar).
*infrastructure as code (AWS CloudFormation / Azure Resource Manager / Terraform).
*Linux (RHEL / CentOS, Ubuntu) & Windows Server (2008 and above).
*containerisation (Docker) and container orchestration systems (Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, DC/OS).
*configuration management tooling (Puppet, Ansible, Chef).
*virtualisation (VMware / VirtualBox / Hyper-V).
*virtual machine tooling (Vagrant, Packer).
*cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
*server monitoring and alarms (CloudWatch / New Relic / DataDog / Splunk / ELK).

Should you feel that you possess the skills,  knowledge and experience to succeed within this exceptional opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic DevOps Engineer within a dynamic organisation, then please contact us for further information and details.

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