Digital DevOps Engineer at Department for Work & Pensions, Newcastle, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • Sep 10, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

We are currently recruiting for a Digital DevOps Engineer for a Government Organisation

Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you’ve never met and solve problems you didn’t even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we’re here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of civil service roles.

As a Digital DevOps Engineer, you will:

  • Be responsible for the design and implementation of applications ' build, release, deployment and configuration activities.
  • Be Responsible for working within multi-functional teams to gather requirements, evaluate tools, implementing/updating solutions, building and executing test plans, provision environments, application performance reviews, assist migration of legacy systems, and triaging and fixing operational issues.

  • Contribute to DevOps culture promotion and aide/support the transition to DevOps as a best practice.
  • Transform technical requirements into an effective DevOps toolchain to enable product delivery, assure and implement deployment strategies and apply different techniques to methods in analysing and resolving problems, working up new practices and procedures or modify existing processes to improve performance.
  • Contribute to community discussions about DevOps best practice within Engineering, responsible for providing recommendations based on in depth research and determination of the options. Make and review decisions to progressively improve decision-making


You’ll have:

  • Digital DevOps Engineer experience within the Public sector
  • At least 2-3 years’ experience as a Digital DevOps Engineer
  • Experience in the design and implementation of applications ' build, release, deployment and configuration activities.
  • Technical Specialism in; AWS, Linux Operating Systems Use, operate, patch and secure Scripting Perl, Configuration management Puppet, Collaboration Jira, Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment GitLab CI, Cloud applications Deploying, supporting, patching, Code and system management, Modify and maintain legacy systems and code and Testing User testing.