DevOps Engineer

Reference: VAC-1607
Sector(s): IT
Salary: £ 65,000 to £ 75,000 Per Annum
Town/City: Kingston Upon Thames
Contract Type: Permanent Full-Time

DevOps Engineer
Kingston Upon Thames
£65,000 - £75,000

Our client, a web-based software providing to the financial services in the UK, is currently seeking a DevOps Engineer to join their dynamic team in Kingston Upon Thames on a full-time, permanent basis. 

Duties and Responsibilities:
•Writing and maintaining automated software delivery processes
•Maintaining infrastructure and technology used in delivery pipelines
•Ensuring appropriate use of technology and considering more effective and efficient technologies and processes
•Nurturing good software delivery and development practises
•Assisting the design, delivery and operation of fault tolerant distributed systems 
•Designing, delivering and maintaining software delivery pipelines and application infrastructure automation
•Providing mentoring and knowledge transfer to colleagues 

Key Skills and Experiences:
•Strong organisational and time management skills 
•Degree in computer science (or related degree), or 5+ years IT infrastructure experience
•Excellent knowledge of DevOps concepts 
•Ability to use initiative and work under pressure with accuracy and focus 
•Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
•Previous experience working with projects or project management 

Technical skills:
•Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2, IIS 7/8
•Experience with source control systems- Git preferable 
•Proficient with using Linux/CentOS
•Bash and Python scripting experience
•Experience writing code with Java/Groovy
•Database knowledge- SQL server preferred 
•Ability to operate OS with a shell (knowledge of Linux)
•Experience working with package managers (Nuget, Pip, Docker, Yum, Chocolatey etc) 
•Experience writing code in C# (desirable) 
•Experience with HashiCorp (highly desirable) 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic company working at the forefront of their industry. If you feel this could the right opportunity for you, email your CV to us directly or call for more information.