AWS DevOps Engineer at Version 1 Ltd, Central London, £Negotiable day rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Central London, London, UK
  • Oct 11, 2019
Duration not stated

Contract Description

AWS DevOps Engineer - Talent Pipeline

  • London, UK
  • Full-time
Company Description

Are you interested in making a difference with technology? We make differences. Big ones, and small ones. Version 1 proves that IT can make a real difference to our customers' businesses. As a recent finalist for the 2019 Microsoft Partner of the Year Data Estate Modernisation Award, we are more than just another IT services company - we are leaders in implementing and supporting Oracle, Microsoft and AWS technologies. With over 20 years' experience, we are trusted by global brands to deliver IT solutions that drive customer success.

Our greatest strength is balance in our efforts to achieve Customer Success, Empowered People and a Strong Organisation, underpinned by commitment to our Core Values. We believe this is what makes Version 1 different and more importantly, our employees agree; we were delighted to have been officially recognised as a Best Large Workplace in the UK, Ireland and Europe this year.

Whilst Version 1 is a great and happy place to work, it's not an easy place to work. Version 1 is rewarding with plenty of room for growth, but it is also challenging and will test your skills to ensure you get the most from your role so that you always feel that your career is progressing. If this sounds appealing to you, you could be a good culture fit for our latest role

Job Description

This is a talent pipeline activity, we are expecting a high demand for AWS DevOps contractors and we would like you to register your interest in working with Version 1.

Version 1 will have a number of AWS DevOps Engineer needs for dynamic and enthusiastic cloud and infrastructure specialists who enjoys working with customers and internal staff alike. 

You will be a solid team player and superb communicator who can deliver excellence in both project and support work. Based within our Cloud consulting team, these roles are responsible for providing Cloud and DevOps consulting services, including technical presales, scoping, architecture, design, build and deployment of engineering solutions. The role is customer-facing and will entail liaising with customers to enhance current systems, plan and deliver projects, and implement new solutions. The role is varied in scope and technology, and can entail the development of innovative solutions in the cloud, delivering cloud migration projects, and supporting development teams with DevOps technologies (CI/CD pipelines, config management, etc.)


Essential criteria:

  • Security Clearance is preferrable and elagibility is essnetial 
  • Experience of AWS
  • Experience of designing, building and supporting Enterprise solutions
  • DevOps experience
  • Experience of Python, Go, Node or similar language
  • Self-motivated and driven to learn new technology


Desirable Skills:

  • Passionate about technology -Attending conferences, personal Github projects, blogging, speaking at meetup groups, etc.
  • Experience in a Site Reliability-based role
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform, Azure RM, Cloudformation, etc.)
  • DevOps and automation experience (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform)
  • Experience with containers, docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, and similar technology
  • Additional infrastructure skills such as networking / storage / etc. would be beneficial.
  • Existing professional cloud qualification (e.g. AWS Solutions Architect, MCSA, RHSCA etc.).
  • Experience in cloud migrations
  • Experience with cloud design and patterns
  • Understanding of high availability, disaster recovery and site replication solutions.
Additional Information

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement located at: