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DevOps Engineer

Job Title: DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: Daily Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
REF: FJS/LS/DevOps/SC_1574762781
Contact Name: Leanne Summers
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

DevOps Engineer - Contract - Basingstoke, Hampshire.

A global IT services company is searching for a DevOps Engineer to join their team in Basingstoke on a contract basis.

A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered.

Experience Required:

  • A demonstrable understanding of the full Software Delivery Lifecycle.
  • Has demonstrable experience delivering high availability auto scaling containerised deployments in AWS or Azure.
  • Kubernetes & Docker experience.
  • Has experience working closely with IT Operations, IT Development and IT Service teams to promote DevOps culture.
  • In depth understanding of continuous integration, continuous delivery, software configuration management, version control and release management.

Technical Skills Required:

  • Cloud Computing services, specifically AWS or Microsoft Azure.
  • Containerisation such as Docker.
  • Containerisation orchestration such as Kubernetes.
  • Version control solutions, specifically Gitlab and GitHub.
  • DevOps methods (integration & automation).
  • Continuous integration, continuous delivery/deployment tooling such as Jenkins/Drone.
  • Configuration management tooling such as Ansible and Puppet.
  • Automated tested tools such as Selenium.
  • Collaboration tooling such as Atlassian toolset.
  • Good knowledge and hands on experience of Database technologies such as Postgres, MariaDB and AWS RDS.
  • Working within Scrum, Kanban or Lean methodologies.
  • Good knowledge and hands on experience of Windows and Linux based operating systems.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of ITIL and IT Management systems, such as ServiceNow, Jira, and Confluence
  • Automated testing tools

To apply, please send your CV to

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