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DevOps Engineer - Contract Swindon, Southern England GBP600 - GBP750 per day AMC*PVA/NATSWDEVO_1561631950 Contract 27/06/2019 ASAP Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

DevOps Engineer - Contract

I am looking for a well-skilled DevOps Engineer with a strong understanding of data engineering and automation to join a market leading financial institution. Working within the IT Strategy and Architecture team, the successful applicant will be accountable for leading the setup of a DevOps capability in the Data Solutions team delivering efficient data pipelines, driving the adoption of data automation and working to make the delivery teams more efficient.

Linking through the data engineers and data operations team you will be helping to implement a DevOps toolchain helping to drive efficient code management, test automation and deployment velocity onto both the Hadoop data lake and the Teradata enterprise warehouse.

Working with the designers and engineers you will be continuously looking for further ways to adopt automation and improve efficiency in the ways of working which reduce the cost and increase the pace of delivery.

Who I'm looking for

In addition to having an inquisitive mind-set with a passion for innovation, you will also:

  • Have significant experience of working within a DevOps environment utilising a range of commercial and open source tools, with any exposure to Jira, TFS, UFT, Selenium and Jenkins a bonus
  • Have a background in data engineering or operational support, again within a data domain
  • Have significant experience in driving both innovation and automation
  • Have a good understanding and ideally some experience in the Hadoop big data appliance and a broad range of associated technologies, such as Python, R, Spark, HIVE, Scala
  • Be a strong leader with a deep technical understanding as you will be required to set up and lead a team of engineers alongside setting strategy
  • Have excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills

It would be nice if you also had

  • Hands-on experience of commercial ETL toolings, such as Informatica, Ab Initio or DataStage
  • Experience of appliance databases, such as Teradata or Netezza
  • Have worked in the financial sector for part of your career to date

If you are a well-skilled DevOps Engineer with experience in data and automation then I want to hear from you! Submit your CV below or contact Peter Vannet on 02077806706 and I'd be more than happy to discuss things further with you.


Role: DevOps Engineer

Type: Contract

Location: Swindon

Rate: Up to £750 per day

Agency: Anson McCade

Contact: Peter Vannet

Telephone: 02077806706