Product and Deployment Engineer at Roke Manor Research, South West England, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • South West England, UK
  • Feb 14, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Roke delivers advanced research, development services, products and is a vendor neutral supplier, picking the most appropriate technologies to achieve the required performance and capabilities. We are seeking a talented and knowledgeable Product and Development Engineer to join our busy team on a contract basis, supporting and promoting the ongoing use of products deployed at client site.

• Monitor the systems to confirm their continued operation. Systems deployed on VMWare / ESXi based systems, typically as docker containers running on CentOS hosts.
The solution also includes some physical hardware
• Assist Roke Dev engineers with and then take on deployment of product upgrades
• Be the initial point of escalation for client questions / issues with the software systems
• Gather necessary debug evidence to support fault-finding investigations, and forward that info to the appropriate Dev Engineers
• Maintain compliance with local Security / IT procedures and audits
• Support the client engineers with:
o the onboarding of new projects
o developing custom processors
o ongoing maintenance of software (Python / Vue / Groovy)
o maintenance of the dev environment and pipelines.

Mandatory Requirements
• Ability and willingness to be seconded to customer site in Milton Keynes
• Good communication skills
• VMWare
• Basic OS admin: Linux / Windows / MacOS
• Docker Admin
• Ansible
• Basic networking (DHCP / DNS / Routing)
• Jenkins
• git / subversion
• Debugging skills
• REST API dev and testing

Desirable Requirements:
• Python
• Mongo DB
• ELK Stack
• Experience with Production systems