Lead DevOps Engineer - Cloud, AWS, Linux, Jenkins, SC Cleared

Job Title:
Government & Defence
Job Type:
London City
Salary Description:
Competitive salary offered
People Source Consulting
Job Ref:

Lead DevOps/Cloud /AWS/ Puppet / Networking / PostgreSQL /MySQL/ UNIX / Jenkins / CI/CD / Docker / Vagant / GDS / Kubernetes / Agile/ SC Cleared / Up to £700 a day


London -12 months +

My client is urgently recruiting for a team of Lead DevOps Engineers for a high profile government client based in London. You must have a good knowledge of Linux; Cloud Computing, WEB applications, Puppet config management, AWS, UNIX open source tools, networking, Internet security, containerisation. Experience of scripting languages such as Bash+Ruby/Python is essential.

You'll also have demonstrable experience of co-ordinating and directing effective deployment of engineers into critical delivery projects

Essential skills and experience
• Experience in Linux environment: Linux Dev Ops/Sysadmin expert level (8yrs+),AWS,AWS SDK, AWS CLI, Puppet/Hierra (5yrs+),Development Bash/Shell +one higher-level scripting language(Ruby/Python/Perl or other 5 yrs), ELK stack(3yrs +1 project implementation
• Networking such TCP/IP advanced (5yrs+), Firewalls advanced (5yrs+) SSL/TLS for encryption in transit advanced/expert (5yrs). Load Balancing: Haproxy, Nginx advanced/expert (5yrs+), DNS management advance/expert (5yrs)
• Experience of managing Database such Postgres up to DBA expert level (4yrs+) and any 2 out of Postgres/MySQL/MongoDB/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ System Admin level (2yrs+)
• Live Project CI/CD Administration: Jenkins (5 yrs+), GIT (3yrs+), Artifactory or similar system advanced/ expert level (3yrs+), Docker/Vagant advance/expert level (3yrs+), Working in agile teams facilitating CI/CD pipeline (5yrs+).
• Track record of designing platforms for mission critical services in line with GDS standards
• 3+ years leading a team of Dev Ops. A minimum of 2 examples of leading design and delivery of migration projects or platform build projects.

Desirable skills
• Deploying Kubernetes

This role requires SC Clearance so please familiarise yourself with the process before applying

If you have the required skills please contact me at

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