Senior DevOps Engineer

Location
Leeds
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
3980
Contact
Leidos
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join us on a permanent basis in Leeds. We work with Public Sector customers to deliver first-class solutions, ensure cost savings and increased efficiencies for Public Sector organisations.

If you think you've got the drive and experience to succeed in this position and become one of our industry experts, then we would love to hear from you.

Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defence, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

The Senior DevOps Engineer will play a key role in deploying and maintaining mission critical environments. Supporting agile development teams through scripting techniques and DevOps tooling, to automate and innovate in line with customer non functional requirements.

WHO DO WE NEED?

We are looking for an experienced Senior Engineer, who is passionate about what they do, who can also help shape DevOps practice in the working environment.

You will have:

  • Strong Experience of Puppet, Chef or other configuration management software
  • Excellent skill in scripting such as Python or Powershell
  • Knowledge and experience of analytical/metrics tools such as Spluk, Sensu
  • Experience of deployment and management of Linux and MS Windows environments
  • General Infrastructure networking knowledge and skills
  • Good Infrastructure security knowledge and skills
  • Knowledge and experience of working with source control such as GIT
  • It would also be beneficial if you had:

  • Experience of Soap and Rest API protocols
  • Agile team development experience
  • Working for Leidos gives you the opportunity to be part of a culture that welcomes collaboration and rewards innovation. You will embark on a journey where commitment to the business, your colleagues and our customers are at the forefront of everything you do.

    WHAT DO WE DO FOR YOU?

    At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.

    We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent.

    If you are interested in finding out more about this role please click the APPLY button below.

    Our company headquarters is located in Reston, Virginia. Outside of the United States, we operate in 30 countries around the world with more than 2,000 employees in global locations. Our largest concentrations are in Australia and the United Kingdom where we continue to expand our local footprint.