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DevOps Jira/Atlassian Engineer

DevOps Jira/Atlassian Engineer

Posted 14 March by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

DevOps Jira/Atlassian Engineer Location: Hemel Hempstead Rate: £400 per day (LTD/UMB) Contract: 6 months +

Your new company
A leading telecommunication service provider has a job requirement for a DevOps Engineer to join their growing team and showcase their excellent skills with Jira and Atlassian. Our client are in the business of connecting and improving the digital fabric of the UK and Ireland. They have invested billions into expanding their network so they can connect millions more homes and businesses to it. Project Lightning is giving more people the opportunity to enjoy our award-winning ultrafast services. This includes the UK's fastest widely-available broadband speeds.

Your new job in Hemel Hempstead
We're looking for DevOps Engineers of all levels, people who are passionate about operating high profile online platforms, with stories of their triumphs and scars from their failures. You'll be enthusiastic about modern methods for infrastructure management and platform delivery, with a pragmatic style and great analytical skills that help you identify and solve problems before our customers do. You will have a keen sense of architecture, security, resilience and performance that allows you to spot solutions that work and those that don't. You'll be continually learning and have an eye on the tech coming over the horizon.

In your new job as a DevOps Engineer, your main focus is going to be building and managing Atlassian tools and integrations used such as Jira and confluence. In addition you will also be providing end to end systems administration, Linux platform engineering, system maintenance and support. Furthermore, you will create, build and deploy automation and orchestration tools in various scripting languages (Ruby, Bash, Python and Perl) with a 'right tool', 'right job' attitude.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful DevOps Engineer will have excellent interpersonal skills and be very much a people person. You'll have practical experience working with Git, Jenkins, Ansible and Chef to create a release automation pipeline from development through to live. Furthermore, You will be familiar with a variety of infrastructure technologies and tools including Linux, Cloud Stack, OpenStack, Google Cloud, Virtual firewalls, F5 load balancers, New Relic, Splunk and more.

What you'll get in return
So…what's in it for you? Well, you get the opportunity to work on a high profile project for a recognised Telecommunication service provider, on a generous rate. Furthermore, you can enhance your skills and get stuck in with a position that will act as a strong stepping stone in your career.

What you need to do now
If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please apply by the 21st March and get in touch with our specialist recruiter Jack Butler.

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