AWS DevOps Engineer

at Jefferson Frank
Published September 16, 2022
Location London
Category All Jobs  
Job Type Contractor  

Description

AWS DevOps Engineer - SC CLEARED

Inside IR35

12months

£400-500pd

Fully Remote

The Company

We are a specialist Data Engineering, Cloud and Analytics consultancy focused on supporting our clients in successfully delivering on their digital transformation programmes. Our aim is to ensure we deliver value from our client's data using innovative approaches that improve their data capabilities, analytics and data governance.

With demand for our services from our clients at an all-time high and continuous growth and success within our market sector, we are embarking on a major recruitment drive and keen to recruit talented DevOps Engineers to join our project delivery team.

The Role

We are working for a high-profile client, analysing their existing processes, identifying and implementing opportunities to optimise these processes, and developing solutions to deliver service improvements to them.

In this role, you will be working on a Linux based environment, collaborating with our team to review specifications and then use these agreed specifications to create infrastructure or scripts on AWS using the right standards and tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation.

You will architect, implement and manage continuous delivery pipelines on AWS to ensure the team can deliver code frequently whilst maintaining quality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engaging in and improve the whole lifecycle of services, from inception and design, through deployment, operation, and refinement utilising platforms such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Implementing systems that are highly available, scalable, and self-healing on the AWS platform
  • Supporting development teams with build & deployment best practices e.g. branching strategy, testing methodology, CI/CD and pipelines
  • Designing, managing and maintaining tools to automate operational processes
  • Implementing and automating security controls, governance processes, and compliance validation
  • Defining and deploying monitoring, metrics, and logging systems on AWS using AWS native services and/or the ELK stack
  • Supporting the automation of test cases and embedding these within delivery pipelines to ensure code remains robust.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience of working on relevant system administration and/or DevOps projects
  • Hands-on experience with AWS services including VPCs, ELBs, Route 53, RDS, Cloudwatch, IAM, EC2, Lambda, etc.
  • Experience of working with the command line in Linux, creating Bash scripts
  • Experienced with configuration and management of version control software
  • Experienced of amending and writing Infrastructure as code templates, using Terraform or CloudFormation
  • Experience with containerisation and orchestration, using tools such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Excellent ability to debug and optimise code and automate routine tasks
  • Solid Linux and/or Windows system administration experience
  • Networking experience, CIDR, TCP/UDP, IP, tcpdump
  • Software engineering skills (such as Git, Bash, Python, Go, Java, Ruby)
  • Experience with the ELK stack, capable of configuring a greenfield implementation for clients
  • Experience of working within large, complex and geographically dispersed programmes

DEVOPS | INSIDE | ELK | AWS | GIT | DOCKER | JAVA |KUBERNETES

This is a great opportunity for someone who'd like to expand on their knowledge within a relaxed and supportive environment..

Please send your CV through to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] and we can book in a first stage call to talk it through!

Jefferson Frank is the Amazon Web Services (AWS) recruiter of choice. We work with organizations worldwide to find and deliver the best permanent and contract AWS DevOps, Big Data, IaaS and PaaS, and AWS Security professionals on the planet. For more information, visit jeffersonfrank.com.

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