Contract DevOps Engineer / Kubernetes / Docker / linux

Job Title: Contract DevOps Engineer / Kubernetes / Docker / linux
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: fwbw_1613483215
Contact Name: Matthew Pearce
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 16, 2021 13:46

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced DevOps engineer to join a an exciting startup in the SW.


  • Develop and test from feature requirements against agreed timescales.
  • Work with key stakeholders to refine scope.
  • Support backlog as part of continual product improvement.
  • Attend standups, reporting status and highlighting blockers.
  • Work with test team as part of feature development.


  • Minimum 5 years software development
  • Proven expertise with configuration and management of production grade Kubernetes-based systems
  • In in-depth knowledge of scaling out cloud-based microservices and a passion for open-source solutions
  • Ability to communicate articulately, both verbally and in writing to colleagues and stakeholders.


  • Docker, micro services architectures and orchestration.
  • API Gateways and service mesh
  • Comfortable with a range of implementation tools including Golang, Python, and Linux-based scripting
  • Appreciation for security architectures.
  • Experience of all aspect of software lifecycle
  • Willingness to improve adoption of unit and feature testing and ability to construct test environments