DevOps Engineer (Contractor)

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Secure Thingz, we are looking for a DevOps Engineer to become part of our team on a contractual basis. 

You will be maintaining and updating our current servers, writing scripts and debugging and resolving issues. Working across teams to identify how new feature requirements will be tested, at a system and unit test level.

We would like the successful candidate to produce tests for the new features in Python and other test frameworks and ensure they operate within the CI framework. 

You will be working with the project teams, participating in the planning of test improvements and CI improvement initiatives. Performing manual testing where required, investigating automated test failures and defining test strategies.

Required Skills:

  • Experience working with DevOps practices
  • Experience with scripting languages e.g. Python, Perl, Ruby etc.
  • Experience with Ansible, Docker etc.
  • Experience of writing tests, at both unit and system level
  • TCP/IP and Troubleshooting network problems

  • Desired Skills:

  • Experience of CI
  • Knowledge of Bash or PowerShell
  • Jenkins, TeamCity, Gitlab, Jira etc.
  • Windows or Linux experience
  • Experience testing hardware devices

  • Secure your future with Secure Thingz and apply now!

    Job Reference: JD32A

    Job Type: Contract, Full Time

    Location: Trumpington, Cambridge, UK

    We are an equal opportunities employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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