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  • Location: London, London
  • Rate: Up to 850.00
  • Start Date: 16/08/2019
  • Duration: 6 months+



Cloud DevOps Engineer role within the Infrastructure & Operations Product Group and reports to Cloud DevOps lead. Experienced Cloud DevOps Engineers that are Security Cleared (or capable of undergoing vetting process – Resident in the UK for a minimum of 5 years and willing to be vetted to achieve UK HMG Security Clearance)


  • 3+ years proven enterprise production AWS experience.

  • 3+ years proven RedHat Enterprise Linux experience, or RHCE certified RHEL7

  • 3+ years Open Source tooling experience

  • 1+ years' experience in automation of infrastructure provisioning and management (Chef)

  • Good Scripting knowledge and experience in Bash/Perl/Ruby/Python/JSON

  • Internet & networking technology understanding

  • Understanding of cloud standards within large enterprises and how it integrates into other organisational processes

  • Process knowledge: DevOps, Agile delivery, Kanban, Service Transition & Service Operations using toolsets ServiceNow, Jira etc

  • Experience working in a Continuous Delivery/DevOps methodology environments

  • 3 + years recognised skills utilising tools such as Splunk, Git, Jenkins, Nexus, Chef, DataDog etc.

  • Infrastructure security experience and with proven toolset knowledge using Qualys, Suricata, Satellite, RedHat IDM

  • Experience of working in an ITIL environment

  • Ability to provide expert advice to senior business and stakeholders on project and technical issues

Key Responsibilities

  • Operational and maintenance based activities of the Cloud platform such that it remains within compliance of its design and security principles. This includes incident, problem, change and configuration management activity in line with Service Level Agreements

  • Delivering creative, well organised, readable and tested code within the constraints of a continuous integration and delivery environments. Delivering well defined, reusable infrastructure code for pipeline orchestration and automation and Scripting to build dynamic cloud infrastructure components. Providing as part of the build, operational documentation (playbooks, runbooks).

  • Supporting the design and development of automated support that validates code and reduce the potential for defects. Contributing to functional and non-functional service testing for cloud infrastructure services.

  • Supporting introduction of new cloud infrastructure services adhering to governance controls and service qualities

  • Support agile processes (eg user story estimation, backlog refinement, etc.)

  • Perform Continual Service Improvement (CSI) activities

  • Liaison and collaboration with project teams and other Product Groups/support teams as required


  • Amazon Web Services Certified Solution Architect & other AWS accreditations

  • Experience in migrating Legacy production on premise' systems into Amazon Web Services platform

  • Experience with Agile software development practices/Product Groups

  • Experience working using Scrum Methodology

  • Proven experience of implementing cloud networking best practices in relation; DirectConnect, VPN Gateways, NACLs, IDS/IPS, VPC design