Senior DevOps

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

Im currently seeking a Senior DevOps engineer for a 6 months contract starting ASAP for a client based In the Sydney CBD!!!

As a Senior DevOps Engineer you will lead the design and build of complex infrastructure, operational processes, and infrastructure automation, creating and improving development and operational capabilities, including: disaster recovery, high systems availability, on-demand scalable solutions, and infrastructure monitoring and continuous deployment capabilities.

Some key responsibilities will include:

  • Automate processes through CI/CD pipelines, build tooling, and create infrastructure as code solutions
  • Work with development team to provide scalability, availability and reliability of services
  • Develop, maintain and troubleshoot the automated CI/CD environment.
  • Participating in small, energetic teams on a rapid, agile development schedule
  • Providing technical assistance and information to other team members
  • Influence and lead design efforts for the most secure and scalable environments that satisfy both operational and product needs in accordance with corporate guidelines
  • Create architecture and solution design documents to share, information and for external assessments

The successful candidate will have around 7+ years' experience within a DevOps or Operations related field and be ready to step into a fun and challenging environment.

Skills needed for this role are:

  • Deep understanding of cloud services provided by AWS (EC2, S3, Route53, ECS etc)
  • Expert knowledge of Linux Operating Systems.
  • Comprehensive CI/CD pipeline skills (Git, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline)
  • Good database knowledge (RDBMS: MS SQL Server, NoSQL: DynamoDB, Elasticsearch)
  • Strong experience in configuration management tools (Preferred: Ansible, Puppet, OpsWorks)
  • Proficiency in one of the following programming/scripting languages: Python, Bash, C#
  • Strong in Infrastructure as a Code implementation (CloudFormation).
  • Expert skills in a programming language, proficient in managing infrastructure as code
  • Expert in Web/Cloud based technologies and system administration within cloud and co-located hosting environment
  • Strong experience in database design and development

Interviews for this position will be starting this week so please don't hesitate to apply and I will give you a call to discuss the role further.

For more information please speak to Jamie Hanlon at Progressive IT 0292851000

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