Senior DevOps Engineer - Basingstoke SC Cleared

Senior DevOps Engineer - Basingstoke

SC Cleared - Competitive Salary £££

Kubernetes / Docker / Integration / Automation / Slack / JIRA / Jenkins / Automated Testing

Benefits Package.

  • 25 days annual leave (with the ability to buy/sell up to 10days) + bank holidays

  • Company Pension contribution. 3%-10%

  • Eligible for Annual Discretionary Bonus (Personal and Company targeted)

  • Corporate discount scheme (discounts on cinema, restaurants etc.)

  • Sponsored Security Clearance

  • Learning and Development

In this role, the individual will take the lead in developing a leading edge Platform Service for current and future customers. This platform is being designed using modern technologies and approaches to provide a container orchestration and relevant tooling to allow fast development and deployment.

This includes taking responsibility for growing a team of likeminded individuals, the technology stack, as well as a set of consistent and repeatable DevOps processes and tooling ensuring availability, automation in an agile CI/CD delivery both on premise and in the cloud.

Mandatory Skills Required;

Deep understanding of open source technologies used to provide PaaS capabilities ranging from container orchestration to the tooling used to audit and secure

Ability to demonstrate adhering to best practice and design principles with regards to security architecture and code management

Ability to lead a team, developing talent and skills where required

Understands working using agile methodologies

Has worked closely in a collaborative fashion with customers and developers

A proven understanding of the full Software Delivery Lifecycle

Has experience working closely with IT Operations, IT Development and IT Service teams to promote DevOps culture.

Technical Skills:

Proven experience with key container orchestration technologies - Kubernetes and Docker

DevOps methods (integration & automation) experience

Familiar with setting up, securing and using: CI/CD pipelines - Jenkins/Drone & Automated testing

Collaboration tooling experience i.e. Atlassian, Slack, Jira

Good knowledge and hands on experience of Linux based operating systems