Devops Engineer

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  • Location:

    Hampshire, England

  • Sector:

    Software Development

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  • Salary:

    £50 - £61 per hour + Inside IR35

  • Contact:

    Chloe Manerowski

  • Email:

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Start date:


  • Consultant:

    Chloe Manerowski

DevOps Engineer

*On site in Portsmouth 2-3 days a week

*Inside IR35

*£50 - £61 ph

*12 month contract

*Sc Cleared role -





My client is looking for a DevOps Engineer with C++ development experience to join a modem team within the Product Engineering group based in Portsmouth.

The team is undertaking the design and implementation of a satellite communications Software Defined Radio (SDR) modem. You will be part of a talented multi-disciplinary team containing software, system, firmware and infrastructure engineers.

Primarily, you will provide support to the development team in terms of network, environment and Continuous Integration. You will research and develop initiatives to further automate the development and integration process using your experience of Jenkins as a Continuous Integration tool.

Additionally, you will use your experience in embedded software within complex systems to analyse, design, implement and test software solutions for modem products and associated communications systems.

You may not have a complete understanding of the engineering techniques and technical aspects of satellite modem systems, but we'll be happy to teach you through a combination of working with our existing team and by training.

Skills/Experience Required

Essential -

  • Experience of Jenkins administration, customisation and Pipeline configuration

  • Experience of configuring VMware ESXi, vSphere or similar hypervisors

  • Experience of automated test frameworks (e.g. Robot Framework, Google Test, Catch2)

  • Analytical mind with excellent problem-solving skills

  • Knowledge and application of GNU/Linux toolsets

  • Excellent communication skills are a pre-requisite of a collaborative team-working environment

Desirable -

  • Proven modern C++ experience in an embedded Linux environment

  • Experience across the full software development lifecycle

  • Experience of Atlassian Jira, Confluence, BitBucket

If you would like to discuss this role in more detail. Please send your updated CV to and I will get in touch.