Senior DevOps Engineer contract and permanent roles

  • Location
    Dublin, Dublin
  • Category
    IT - IT
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    IT and Telecoms
  • External Reference
    JN-032019-56186

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior DevOps Engineer!

Location: Dublin North / West / Kildare
Contract role
12 months

Purpose of the role:

You will be responsible for rolling out new Continuous Integration & Delivery (DEVOPS) tools and process across a large financial organisation. The role will suit those who have a passion for quality, doing it "right first time" and proactively driving forward improvement initiatives.

Skills required:
Perform the following activities for the assigned projects/releases:
*Perform configuration management, software build and release engineering activities
oWhere possible automate all activities as part of the continuous integration process
*Setup and maintain automated CI process using Jenkins and Atlassian suites, including build, test, deployment and release
*Develop and maintain Ansible and Chef deployment scripts for all the components in the project
*Setup and maintain automated test framework as part of CI process.
*Prepare and deploy all agreed deliverables - adhere to all code freeze and deployment schedules
*Perform activities pertaining to setting up, maintaining and managing environments for development, testing and pre-production releases
*Provide support on software configuration mgt and continuous delivery best practices
*Identify all relevant configuration items in coordination with project managers and project Leads
*Ensure all configuration items (docs, s/w, environment config & database) are regularly version controlled
*Verifies the project team adheres to the approved branching, merging and quality processes
*Provide inputs to the Infrastructure team for creation of environments - hardware and s/w requirements

Role Requirements:

*5 years' experience building, deploying J2EE applications and controlling Java related test environments
*Experience using the following tools - JIRA, GIT, Jenkins, Zephyr, Maven, Nexus, Sonar, Selenium & Confluence
*Extensive experience with one of the popular deployment framework Chef/Puppet/Ansible
*5 years' experience using Linux/Unix Shell scripting
*3 years' experience of application lifecycle best practices for example CMMi, ITIL, SCRUM
*Strong working knowledge of branching and release management techniques
*Excellent communication, presentation and training skills
*Self-motivated, analytical thinker with a passion for quality
- Software related third level education
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Additional Preferences:
*2 experience of SQL scripting
*2 experience with Groovy, Ant or other scripting language
*3 experience with automating test scripts using tools such as Selenium, Coded UI Quick Test Professional
*Experience working in teams using BDD test automation approach

If this is of interest please get in touch via email Natalia.Merritt at adecco.ie or call on 00 353 (0) 18526930. If you are interested in other roles or career change please do not hesitate to contact me too.
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Please apply with your CV to: Natalia Merritt