DevOps Engineer

£500 - £550 per day
26 Jun 2017
24 Jul 2017
Marta Miadowicz
Clearance Level
Job Type

DevOps Engineer/ Central Government/ Linux/ Hadoop/ Kafka/ ETL/ Big Data/ Shell Scripting/Python

Leading Central Government organisation, are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join their expanding team in Leeds. This is an initial 2-year contract, paying up to £550 per day.

Working as part of a multidisciplinary agile team maintaining and improving the project platform.

DevOps Engineer will maintain and improve the project platform utilising their Linux admin skills, develop configuration management, orchestration and virtualisation scripts using but not limited to Ansible & Open stack. Improve platform monitoring using Sensu and Prometheus. Manage code versioning using Git. Work in an agile environment following a prioritised backlog.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience as DevOps Engineer in Central Government highly beneficial.
  • Experience designing & building systems within a DevOps culture - experience of optimisation of development and support processes through automation.
  • Demonstrable experience applying DevOps technologies: Linux administrator in particular, GitHub, Config Management, Continuous Integration, Cloud technologies, Virtualisation Tools, Monitoring utilities (Sensu or Prometheus), Disaster recovery process/tools
  • Experience implementing and supporting digital solutions for Government, Critical National Infrastructure or large-scale industry systems
  • Experienced in troubleshooting and problem resolution
  • System Integration: Integrates and tests components, systems and their interfaces to create operational services.
  • Knowledge of Hadoop, Flume, Sqoop, Map Reduce, Hive/Impala, Hbase, Kafka, Spark Streaming, experience with ETL tools incorporating Big Data Shell Scripting, Python

If this position is of interest, please send your CV to Marta at Real Staffing and I will contact you to discuss the role in detail.

DevOps Engineer/ Central Government/ Linux/ Hadoop/ Kafka/ ETL/ Big Data/ Shell Scripting/Python

To find out more about Real please visit

Real Staffing, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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