What’s the role?

Our client, is a leading provider of technology and software testing, specialising in application, infrastructure and engineering services.

We are seeking DevOps Engineers who have a sincere passion for technology, with a keen interest in continuous learning and development. You will work in a customer-oriented environment and be well adept at understanding the business process and end-user perspectives.

Your day-to-day activities

  • Operating in a Production/DevOps Engineering capacity
  • Responsible for designing and developing automation to support continuous delivery and continuous integration processes.
  • Collaborating with senior leaders, you will deliver on complex, enterprise-level initiatives that will enable clients’ overall strategic direction.
  • Assist Cloud Architects to provide operations and migration services, tailor the availability and delivery of cloud computing services based on business and technical requirements.
  • Bring your experience, knowledge, and creativity, collaborating with delivery teams with migrating complex, multi-tier applications, or building new capabilities using APIs and cloud integration technologies.
  • Ensure high levels of availability, performance and scalability.
  • Develop different strategies to ensure sure that processes incorporate the DevOps concept.
  • Work with your colleagues to provide detailed status updates to stakeholders and escalate issues as required.
  • Taking on special projects.

Skills & Experience required:

  • Experience in systems administration, and a strong desire to expand your experience in architecting and implementing cloud solutions.
  • Experience with either Azure DevOps, Code Pipeline or Azure Releases.
  • Knowledge and abilities in scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell or Bash.
  • Any knowledge of database systems, stateful systems or developing database related codebases.
  • Cloud support experience or knowledge in any of the following areas: Azure App Services, Azure Storage, Azure AD, Azure SQL or Cosmos DB, API management, ARM templates, Key Vault, Application Insights or general cloud governance or security mechanisms.
  • Good communication skills and ability to engage with different stakeholders.

Desirable skills & Experience:

  • DevOps transformation of process and tool implementation experience.
  • DevOps readiness assessment experience.
  • Release management experience.
  • Experience in Azure Logic App or Power Automate.
  • Able to contribute to the development of individuals and teams, and to organisational effectiveness, through the utilisation of appropriate agile methodologies and/or interventions.
  • Ability to guide the business and the team members with the best practices on their area of expertise.
  • Be a role model to embed and coach around agile principles, ways of working, mindset and behaviours to develop an agile culture centred around growth mindset, prioritisation, ownership, and accountability.

Next steps:

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Tell me more

  • Location: Working from home
  • Rate: DOE
  • Work Pattern: Standard business hours
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: 6-month contract initially (with opportunity to go perm)