DevOps/Systems Engineer - SC Cleared at Shivom, Remote then London, £500 per day

£500 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (Central London, London, UK)
  • Jan 12, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

We are currently recruiting for an experienced DevOps/Systems Engineer to join a project in Central London. As the DevOps/Systems Engineer, you will work as part of a small but growing team, you will own the cloud/on-premises infrastructure and support of one of our customers platforms. You will work closely with customers, suppliers and Microsoft to define and build solutions as well as manage the environment and day to day operations of the platform. This is a very hand-on role which will require deep technical knowledge.

Please note, the suitable candidate will be able to start within the next two weeks and will have UK Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance. We will consider Security Cleared (SC) candidates who are willing and are able to achieve DV Clearance.

Remote working possible during the COVID-19 crisis.

Essential Skill Criteria

  • Experience in Infrastructure Design, DR Setup, Multisite Design
  • Experience of VMware and Hyper-V
  • Experience in Windows server (2008-2019) & Linux Server Infrastructure
  • Experience in Databases (MS SQL Server, MySQL etc.)
  • Experience in Cloud - AWS & Azure (ideally Azure Certified)
  • Experience in Microsoft Azure Stack (Hybrid Cloud)
  • Experience in Design and implementing Monitoring system (SCOM, Solarwinds, Zabbix)
  • Experience in networking technologies (Firewalls, Routers, switching, VLANs, VPNs)
  • Experience in HPE Server Hardware, NAS Storage, iSCSI and Fibre Channel
  • Experience in Physical server management (using remote access, hands-on is provided elsewhere)
  • Experience in Active Directory, DNS, DHCP
  • Experience in Backup and recovery design, implementation, maintenance, and patching
  • Experience with Automation Techniques such as Azure Powershell, Terraform, DevOps, CI/CD
  • Experience troubleshooting complex Hardware, software and cloud services.
  • Experience in software-defined and cloud services such as SaaS, IaaS, PaaS and DaaS

Nice to have Skill Criteria

  • Able to identify and communicate issues/risks applying technical and root cause analysis skills.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing, and reasoning skills.
  • Creativity and ability to think outside-the-box while defining sound and practical solutions.

Cultural Fit

  • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions.
  • Able to work with the customer's stakeholders to understand business and technical requirements.
  • Knowledge of Agile processes (Scrum preferred)
  • Take responsibility for their work.