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Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BJ-DEVOPSENG_1665595433
Contact Name: Balla J
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description


Leading Managed Services Provider in the Defence Sector require a Hybrid IT Sr. Transformation DevOps Engineer with solid software engineering background, with experience in Application Development, and ideally Transformation and Infrastructure as Code for Cloud Managed Services. Shall help to design and develop the collateral/processes/guidelines/automations for Assessment, Migration and Application Modernisation; and will be working to establish a global standard transformation service. You are required to establish solutions for the automation of the transformation, with consideration of templating/automation for dramatic improvements in migration quality and speed. Should be knowledgeable across cloud, DevOps, and application modernisation. You will operate as a DevOps Engineer in a dedicated Agile team/squad, as part of the HIT Agile Release Train for Cloud Managed Services and HIT. As such you will be working in a DevOps agile business environment with our engineering squads defining and delivering the engineering solutions for others to adopt for manage cloud implementations.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with an Architect, Scrum Master, Product Owner, and other Product Engineers in the establishment of solutions, applying strict governance, and continuous improvement to your DevOps processes execution.
  • Develop and implement engineering solutions based on best practices and architectural design principles, working with other engineers and architects delivering measurable, high quality, secure, timely outcomes.
  • Be a trusted advisor to your peers, and other team members.
  • Contribute to internal and external technical content, such as process design documents, presentations, demos, and videos.
  • Engineering and operational experience with transformation and the implementation of Cloud Managed Services and integration solutions.
  • Infrastructure management experience, preferably with mutable and immutable methods
  • Understanding of cloud-native design principles and best practices
  • Experience in development and delivery of solutions via DevOps methods, with multi-year experience as a DevOps engineer; preferably with a strong application development background
  • Enabling and working withing DevOps constructs, and agile software development
  • ServiceNow CI/CMDB and service catalogue integration
  • Experience in Agile software development, associated methodologies
  • Experience with DevOps / DevSecOps, CI/CD pipelines and Kubernetes
  • Experience in establishing automated application testing
  • Solid understanding of and coding experience working with one or more of the following languages:
    • PowerShell, JavaScript and JSON in scripting capability skills.
    • Coding experience C#, Python, YAML and templates
    • Typescript/React/Frontend and backend web development
    • Infrastructure as Code (ARM, Cloud Formation, CDK, Bicep, Ansible etc.)
  • Contribution to development activities where and as required in any given squad, building prototypes and proofs of concepts
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Responsible for continual improvement of your practices.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, able to convey technical information in a clear and unambiguous manner

Desirable Knowledge

  • Experience in developing against multi-cloud APIs; integrating systems such as SaaS applications, serverless, and microservices
  • Experience automating / integrating a broad range of systems and services. Network orientated.
  • Site Reliability Engineering
  • SDLC/ALM experience
  • Security and privacy

Please apply via this ad in the first instance or send a CV with covering note or contact me on 07587743762 or

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