DevOps Engineer - Fixed Term Contract- 3-6 months

Financial Services organisation is hiring for a DevOps Engineer for a 3-6 Month Fixed-Term Contract. The salary on offer is between £65K - £90K pro rata. You will join an established agile development team to be involved in all aspects of the specification, design, development and implementation of my client's products within the Java-Web technology space.

Responsibilities include:

· Create, manage & maintain environments for development and testing in both internal and external (client) deployment regions
· Define and implement the architecture, process and procedures for PaaS
· Implement CI/CD pipelines incorporating further automation and review gate/best practice checks into the deployment process. Extend and improve deployment activities using the DevOps tool chain
· Enable developers to be more productive by automating day to day operations across multiple areas including Unit testing, Accessibility testing and compliance to WCAG guidelines, Security testing, Function and Regression Testing.

Skills and Experience:

· Experience with Infrastructure-as-code, CI/CD pipelines and high levels of automation
· Experience using Linux operating systems is essential
· Experience operating cloud environments (AWS/Azure)
· Scripting languages - PowerShell, Ruby and Python, (Ansible) etc.
· Experience in deployment with configuration management tools such as Puppet & Ansible
· Experience using DevOps tools; SonarQube, Flywaydb, Bitbucket, GitLab, Grafana, Docker, Packer and elk stack
· Experience with monitoring and alerting tools (ElasticSearch/ELK, Graphite, Grafana, New Relic, Prometheus etc)

· Experience using the following is highly desirable:

o Java application servers (TomEE, JBoss, WebSphere)
o SQL and stored procedures (Oracle, SQL Server)
o Testing frameworks and tools (JUnit, JMeter, JMockit, Mockito, DBUnit, Cucumber, JBehave, Fitnesse, Selenium WebDriver)
o Version control tools (Bitbucket, Subversion, Git, GitFlow)
o Build tools (Ant, Maven, Gradle)
o Crucible, Fisheye, Bamboo, Jenkins, Hudson
o Containerization of applications using Docker/Rocket
· Knowledge of financial services products, particularly related to Insurance

Please apply for immediate interview!

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