Senior Digital Dev Ops

  • Job Reference: 22001757_1515746782
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £500 to £550 Per Day
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Digital Dev Ops Senior


Leading, supervising or line-managing the Dev Ops Team. Operational management of Linux servers, delivering a complex web application stack. Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so. Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems. Supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment. Have demonstrable experience configuring web and application servers and possess a fundamental understanding of Linux. Have a strong technical foundation in build, release and environments. Have advanced Programming skills. Building and supporting a large production platform.

  • Experience of team leading a DevOps team Experience as a web applications developer
  • Knowledge of installation and management of open source monitoring tools Experience with open source solutions and community Experience working with PHP frameworks (Zend2 a bonus)
  • Knowledge of monitoring and logging tools: Sensu, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana Metrics: ElasticBeats, Collectd, Statsd Containerisation: Docker Engine, Docker Compose, Docker Toolbox Cloud: EC2, ELB, Route53, S3, DynamoDB, SQS, Elasticache, RDS, VPC, Security Groups, ECS, IAM Provisioning: Terraform, Cloudformation, Ansible Configuration Management: SaltStack Scripting: Bash, Python, Fabric Knowledge of automated regression testing Knowledge of Nginx / Elasticsearch Maintain or actively contribute to existing open source project Agile working
  • The candidate will help develop the technology and processes for deployment and monitoring of our applications Participating in sprint planning to work with developers and project teams to ensure projects are deployable and monitorable Participating in, and contributing to system and process architecture Working with product managers to understand user needs for new and existing services Working with product teams on a range of tools and services, improving products to meet user needs Working with, and supporting, development teams with application configuration for deployment, monitoring and other automation Working with developers to test, debug and troubleshoot issues and problems Evangelising devops culture Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so Operational management of Linux servers, delivering web application stacks Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems Supporting dev teams with configuring applications for deployment Working with third-party providers and government departments to support a variety of integrations Ensuring that security standards are adhered to As part of this role you will be expected to participate in the 2nd line in-house support and Out-of- Hours support rotas.

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