AWS DevOps Engineer

Posted 24 January 2024
Salary 70000-80000
LocationLondon
Job type Permanent
Discipline Software Engineering
Reference67261
Contact NameKatie Southward
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Are you an SC Cleared DevOps professional or someone who has always been interested in exploring the SC Cleared job market, keen to work on groundbreaking government projects?

This could be the opportunity for you!

My client a global leader in consulting, IT services and business solutions is looking to expand their DevOps practice and hire a skilled AWS DevOps Engineer to join their SC Cleared workforce working on some exciting Government projects.

You will join a supportive and high performing team with access to endless learning opportunities and exposure to building strong relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Providing a fundamental design and implementation function, creating, managing, and overseeing the design and implementation of Infrastructure services in collaboration with Architecture and Engineering principles.
  • Provide technical knowledge/leadership and guidance where required
  • Create a DevOps culture, and implement automation best practices.
  • Working closely with end clients prioritising the client's values and working to the Government Digital Standards.
  • You will transform technical requirements into an effective DevOps toolchain enabling product delivery and implementing deployment strategies.
  • Work with a multi-disciplinary team responsible for the deployment, configuration, and management of multiple workspaces platforms.
Key Skills:
  • Hands-on AWS cloud hosting experience, including EC2, auto-scaling groups and rules, security groups, IAM roles and policies, load balancing, target groups, CloudWatch and CloudTrail
  • Experience with CI/CD tools and pipelines
  • Candidates ideally with have previous experience working in a government or public sector organsiation within DevOps
  • Experienced in AWS utilising Ansible Automation Platform
  • Extensive experience working with Windows Server and PowerShell
  • Experience with enterprise system monitoring tools like Datadog, Dynatrace or Splunk
  • An understanding of IPv4 and IPv6 networking, with the ability to diagnose, define and implement DNS and routing changes effectively in a zero-trust architecture
  • Demonstrable experience working with immutable infrastructure, version control, infrastructure as code and containerization tools such as Git, Terraform, Ansible and Docker
**Candidates must hold an active SC Clearance or be eligible to obtain**