DevOps Engineer

North West


£55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits


DevOps Engineer – 100 Remote working.

DevOps, DevOps, Engineer, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform, Windows, Linux, TSQL, Automation, .Net, Manchester, Warrington


This role is not limited to, but comprises of the following key responsibilities:

* The overriding focus on this role is ‘automation’.
* Working closely with Software Development & QA teams to contribute to the design and development of an efficient Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipeline to deliver our applications in both cloud and physical environments.
* Emphasis on the efficient, reliable, and high-performing build automation of software, settings, and databases to ensure the synchronization of software versions in multiple, disparate locations.
* Applying exemplary engineering practices to increase agility, improve quality and help reduce downtime in all our solution developing, planning, and implementing test and live environments for different stages of the delivery lifecycle
* Developing, planning, and implementing release management to support continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD)
* Controlling both physical and cloud infrastructure, and delivering automation; providing scriptable means to create, tear down and recreate environments
* Creating scripts to automate the creation, configuration, and deployment of cloud environments for various delivery teams
* Managing environmental configuration settings
* Providing environmental support to delivery teams to maximize efficiency
* Creating solutions and using problem-solving skills to overcome engineering challenges.
* Implementing a ‘gated release’ approach

Skills and Experience needed for the DevOps Engineer role

* Experience with configuration of automation tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform
* Proficient in writing PowerShell scripts (Windows & Linux)
* Experience with Azure
* Demonstrable experience in Release Engineering, DevOps, and Configuration Management
* Source Control (Git)
* Optional skills, Chef, Puppet, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Bash Scripting, AWS, Cloud Formation, Docker, Kubernetes

As an experienced DevOps Engineer, you will receive a highly competitive salary with great benefits!

Please send your CV for immediate consideration.

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Applicants from all ages and backgrounds will be considered.

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