Contract// WebOps Engineer - Sheffield - Inside IR35

Job Title: Contract// WebOps Engineer - Sheffield - Inside IR35
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21938_1582730690
Contact Name: Taijaan deCordova
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 26, 2020 15:24

Job Description

WebOps Engineer

Sheffield +2 days remote working

£600 inside IR35

4 positions available

Web Operations supports the development and operation of software through tools, environments and practices. Web operations engineers will learn throughout their work by assisting in the building of a complex story. Web operations engineers can act as a technical product owner, developing medium-long term strategies for product lines - identifying, testing and championing the adoption of emerging technologies.


You will have demonstrable experience of cloud technologies including AWS, Kubernetes and Terraform, plus excellent working knowledge of Linux (including troubleshooting, scripting and automation) along with practical experience of CI/CD pipelines.

An understanding of version control with Git is essential.

You will:

Help build and run user-centred, open source, web systems to serve a variety of citizen and government needs

- Be responsible for automating the deployment of systems that follow standard patterns, or components of systems that are more complex

- Manage infrastructure for multiple environments through code

- Build tools to automate infrastructure management tasks

- Share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider team and community, both developers and non-developers

- Help build and maintain a diverse, inclusive culture across the development community, growing awareness, inclusivity, and balance

You'll have:

- Experience of modern development and deployment techniques, including continuous integration and continuous delivery

- Experience working in agile environments

- Experience defining a solution using configuration management tools such as Terraform, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt

- Awareness of how to set up and maintain continuous delivery and deployment pipelines using CircleCI, Jenkins, or similar

- Awareness of the use of containers, distributed schedulers, and minimal operating systems

- Worked with cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, Or Google Cloud in a production system

- Familiarity with network protocols - TCP/IP, HTTP, TLS, etc

- An awareness of the use of programming languages such as Python, Javascript, etc within a production codebase

If you would like to hear more please call me on 0117 332 0834