Contract DevOps Engineer - FS - Python - Linux - Virtualisation

  • GBP300 - GBP550 per day GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • Cititec
  • 11 Sep 18 2018-09-11

Leading London bank are looking for a DevOps Engineer / Python Developer with strong working knowledge of Unix and Linux to work on the IaaS (Infra as a Service) platform. You will be building, maintaining and enhancing this large platform, using extensive automation. The successful candidate will be involved in a mixture of strategic engineering and design as well as configuring / troubleshooting the existing one - best of both worlds!

Leading London bank are looking for a DevOps Engineer / Python Developer with strong working knowledge of Unix and Linux to work on the IaaS (Infra as a Service) platform. You will be building, maintaining and enhancing this large platform, using extensive automation. The successful candidate will be involved in a mixture of strategic engineering and design as well as configuring / troubleshooting the existing one - best of both worlds!

You will be responsible for designing and implementing the Linux and Virtualisation infrastructure, this role requires a broad range of skills but the core skillset surround: Python, Linux and Virtualisation.

Desired experience and skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of Linux / Unix and scripting languages (preference for Python)
  • Experience performance testing / benchmarking - writing robust, maintainable scripts in Python
  • Excellent knowledge of continuous integration and deployment tools (e.g. Jenkins, TeamCity, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience of automation and deployment configuration tools (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.)
  • Good understanding of Agile development practices