DevOps Engineer - Leeds - £65,000+

Leeds, West Yorkshire

£50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits

Reference: TD0031

DevOps Engineer - Leeds - £65,000+

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join one of the country's leading consultancies.

They are looking for Linux Systems Administrators or DevOps Engineers to join their local teams here in Leeds. The role will require a strong background in Linux/Unix Systems administration with scripting abilities. A lot of new technologies can be picked up on client site working with SME's in their tech.

You will need to be client facing and can discuss technical requirements and issues in a less technical fashion.

DevOps Engineer Requirements;

    * Commercial experience of manging enterprise infrastructure environments
    * Good understanding of software and infrastructure architecture
    * Linux system administration skills, particularly RedHat Enterprise Linux
    * Strong automation and scripting skills using language such as Ruby and python as well as knowledge of shell scripting
    * Great knowledge of automated deployment technologies such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc.
    * Use of continuous integration and build tools such as Jenkins & TeamCity
    * Exposure to Agile development methods including SCRUM, XP, DSDM
    * Good SQL and database knowledge on an enterprise database (Oracle or EnterpriseDB)
    * Knowledge of virtualisation platforms and cloud orchestration technologies- AWS, VSphere, vDirector, Cloudstack, Openstack, Xenserver & Xen

Desirable skills or knowledge;

    * Knowledge of Microsoft .NET technologies and windows administration
    * Use of application servers such as WebLogic, Websphere or JBOSS
    * Software development experience
    * Firewall, load balancer and another network configuration
    * Experience of planning for Disaster recovery
    * Exposure to ITIL

This is a fantastic role for those looking to take a step up in their careers whether you are a fully-fledged DevOps Engineer or looking to move into that world, there is an opportunity for you. The environment here breeds success and many of the clients' customers have used their work as a basis for the entire IT practice.

For more information please call 0113 323 9742 or email

Fruition IT is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role.

DevOps Engineer - Leeds - £65,000+