Dev Ops Engineer - 6 month contract

Job Title: Dev Ops Engineer - 6 month contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin South, Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
Job list.duration: 6 Months
REF: Devops001_1531148295
Contact Name: Simon O'Malley
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Senior Dev ops - 6 month contract

My Client based in Dublin South is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer in Dev ops.

Senior Dev ops - 6 month contract

My Client based in Dublin South is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer in Dev ops. You will be directly responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining, troubleshooting and improving inhouse service products and creating and managing the systems and toolsets that keep infrastructure running smoothly. The role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation, management and continuous improvement.

You will be very conversant with a broad range of AWS technologies, operating systems (Windows, Linux) and application environments (Tomcat, JBoss, MySQL Server, etc), with an emphasis on the implementation of best practice cloud security principles.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems
  • Build, release and configuration management of production systems
  • Pre-production acceptance testing support to help assure the quality of our products and services
  • Supporting integrations with a wide range of third party technology partners
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains
  • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements
  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products
  • Ensuring critical system security using best in class cloud security solutions
  • Identifying and implementing security and performance improvements

Skills Required:

  • AWS: 2+ years' experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, RDS, ALB, VPC, IAM, CloudWatch, KMS, CloudFormation, CodeDeploy, etc) to develop and maintain an Amazon AWS based cloud solution, with an emphasis on best practice cloud security
  • DevOps: Solid demonstrable experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime Amazon AWS environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools like Ansible
  • Scripting Skills: Strong scripting and automation skills
  • Operating Systems: Windows and Linux system administration
  • Monitoring Tools: Experience with system monitoring tools
  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues

Interested in discussing further? Get in touch with Simon - or call me on 01-5719703