DevOps (LINUX & AWS) Contract in Bristol

  • Job Reference: HQ00009268
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2017
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £300 to £350
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

DevOps (LINUX/Java/AWS) Contract role based in Bristol

The role with involve taking the lead on the DevOps approach and development for the company.

Key Objective:
Automation of the software build, deployment and testing processes to provide an efficient CD (continuous delivery) platform to support the companies' software development teams (including "containerisation" of all product components)

Essential Skills Required:

  • Linux - RedHat / CentOS
  • Java
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Puppet
  • GIT
  • Bamboo / Jenkins
  • Scripting (Python etc.)
  • ELK / Elastic Stack


The Role will involve:

  • Advise on architecture and approach
  • Participate in daily scrum meetings
  • Develop continuous delivery / deployment processes
  • Mentor and develop systems engineering staff so they can continue to grow and succeed
  • Advance hosting expertise in AWS
  • Includes monitoring tools, configuration management, availability, data protection, security, service management
  • Identify & implement cost/performance optimizations
  • Identify opportunities for automation and work with the hosting teams to implement
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Contribute to DevOps Tools
  • Investigate new technology
  • Prioritise new services / features
  • Evaluate and select tooling

Desirable skills (you should be prepared to work on any of these if the need arises):

  • Legacy Unix Environments
  • Perl
  • Mule
  • Groovy
  • Alfresco

If the role sounds if interest please email me your CV and I will call you to discuss the role in more detail.