Contract DevOps Engineer - Whiteley

Posted 6 March by Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ending soon

The work required is:

  • To maintain the current CI/CD environment of Github/Jenkins and Docker
  • To investigate and provide PoC of DC/OS environment for Docker Containers
  • To progress integration of supporting topologies such as ELK and SSO integration
  • Document and train internal users of Docker/DC/OS system including handover to new staff.

The skills required are:

  • Excellent knowledge of Linux operating systems like Ubuntu, Debian, Centos (although Debian is installed).
  • Expertise in scripting languages like shell scripting, python or ruby to automate Operational tasks.
  • Expertise in CI tools
    • Must have end to end knowledge of Jenkins administration and configuration.
    • Must have experience in building Jenkins pipelines.
  • Good understanding in container technology using Docker (DC/OS, Kubernetes).
  • Good understanding of Git and its branching, merging strategies.
  • Good understanding of Logging and Monitoring solutions using ELK stack
  • Working knowledge of Load balancers like Nginx, HAProxy
  • Working knowledge of Testing tools and strategies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as presentation skills

Nice to have:

  • Good understanding of Infrastructure as a code tools like puppet or Ansible.
  • DC/0S
  • IaaS/MaaS (such as Openstack)


  • Ability to work with the different teams to bring in a DevOps culture.
  • Ability to coach and mentor in DevOps tools and principles

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Required skills

  • Linux
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Jenkins
  • Git
  • Shell scripting
  • Docker
  • CI/CD

Reference: 34614859

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