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Systems Admin with DevOps

Posted 5 February by FPSG Connect Easy Apply Ended

FPSG's consultancy client are expanding their Infrastructure and DevOps teams on some high profile client assignments. The successful applicant will have a background in platform and systems administration and either started on or have desire to move into a DevOps approach.

Role Responsibilities

  • Candidates will have an opportunity to work on one of the highest profile and critical DevOps programs in the UK at present.
  • You will be able to bring your existing systems administration, applications and platform support skills to play, while picking up on tools, process and best practice around Automation, Continuous Improvement etc.
  • Responsibilities will include systems availability, improvement and support 24 x 7.

Person Specification

Ideally candidates will have a broad industry experience, with the ability to demonstrate execution in the systems administration and platform support arena. Key technical skills likely to include Unix, Linux, Shell, Bash and other various scripting abilities.

The ability to demonstrate a practical working knowledge of DevOps tools and procedures is highly desired: Automation, Continuous Improvement, Continuous Integration, Test Automation, Cloud Solutions - including skills such as Docker, Jenkins, Puppet, Hadoop, Python, Kafka, Kubernetes, Elasticsearch, Ansible, Collectd / Collectl etc

This post is ideal for candidates that are early in their career down a DevOps path, but have yet to get the breadth of exposure or enterprise environments to properly explore DevOps. Equally it could be perfect for someone who is early career in a traditional Systems Admin career path and can demonstrate the personal desire and commitment to cross train and pick up new skills.

  • There are shift patterns and on call
  • Security Clearance will be required for the assignment.


The role has a strong salary, Bonus for Shift and out of hours commitments and broader package, all linked to experience, it will also allow the individual excellent potential for both technical and personal development, and a genuine opportunity to express themselves in a thriving company.

Tech Lists

Linux, Perl, Shell, Bash, Docker, Jenkins, Puppet, Hadoop, Python, Kafka, Kubernetes, Elasticsearch, Ansible, Collectd / Collectl, Continuous Improvement, Continuus Integration, Automation

Next Steps

Please send your resume and cover note for further information. In the first intake and to make the required start dates preference will be given to those candidates already holding SC level Security Clearance. Equally immediately available candidates who can progress through the SC level clearance are highly desired.

Equal Opportunities:

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion, belief or age.

Required skills

  • Linux
  • Perl
  • Python
  • Bash
  • Hadoop
  • Jenkins
  • Puppet
  • Shell
  • Elasticsearch
  • Docker
  • Kafka
  • Ansible
  • Kubernetes
  • Collectd / Collectl

Reference: 34402786

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