DevOps Solaris and Virtulisation Expert

  • Company:
    DP Connect
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

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Job Reference: JO024529
Job Type: Contract
Salary: 700.00 day
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 18.08.2017
DevOps Solaris and Virtulisation ExpertJob Description
DevOps Solaris and Virtulisation Expert / 6 Month Contract / Payments / Solaris / UNIX /Ansible / AWS
An exciting organisation within the payments industry is currently recruiting for a DevOps Infrastructure tools Expert Consultant to assist the Infrastructure Manager in growing the organisations DevOps. Applicants will need a strong understanding of the UK payments industry and banking sector.
Key competencies
– Extensive IT experience in automation of infrastructure and cloud integration
– Ability to assemble a broad set of technologies and services to create a complete solution encompassing application software, middleware, database, hardware, storage, network
– Understanding of solution trade-offs such as cost, scope, timescale, and balance between long- term strategic and short-term pragmatic considerations
– Be a domain expert with regards to DevOps
– Drive a culture of continuous improvement to raise the quality of deliverables
– Standardise environments- O/S, Patching Review existing virtualisation tools and policies
– Build, Standardise and Extend virtualisation across all estates Review existing management tools for server estate
– Assess existing policies and processes to ensure all lower environments stay in synch with prod
Knowledge and expertise (technical / role specific)
– Experience of working within Agile frameworks – Scrum
– Strong background in Cloud design and implementation in AWS
– Strong experience of Infrastructure As Code automation
– Ability to design build and implement an automated server provisioning/ deployment service
Skills
– Strong hands on knowledge of Unix / Linux
– Strong knowledge of Infrastructure As Code
– Working knowledge of Solaris
– Strong knowledge of MySql / PostgreSQL databases
– Ability to work with AWS
– Experienced with administering Docker containers
– Experienced in Configuration Management using Ansible
Job Requirements