DevOps Engineer - 3 Month contract - Bristol

DevOps Engineer - 3 month contract - Bristol
Location: Bristol
Closing date for application: 31/08/17

Civica Digital Requires a Devops Engineer on a 3 month contract to join our team based in the Bristol Office to have the responsibility for designing, implementing and managing VSTS build and deployment processes and associated DevOps environments across the teams. Working closely with the development teams you will promote and implement best practice DevOps tooling, processes and procedures.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Help the VIEW team transform their build and deployment processes within VSTS
  • Document, communicate and enforce best practice DevOps processes
  • Carry out reviews with each team to ensure best practice is in place
  • Implement best practice continuous integration and continuous deployment in VSTS
  • Automate builds and deployments into release environments
  • Develop processes to spin up new Azure environments on demand
  • Implement the use of ARM templates for fast environment creation
  • Own all UK DevOps environments
  • Research new features and functionality becoming available in VSTS and Azure and advise the team on how to make best use of these where applicable
  • Work closely with the other VIEW DevOps resource

Key Skills:

  • Must be enthusiastic on the use of VSTS and the benefits this can drive
  • Extensive experience of DevOps tooling and processes including CI and continuous deployment
  • Azure ARM templates
  • PowerShell
  • Good communicator, able to work closely with senior managers
  • Team player
  • Proven ability to deliver to timescales.
  • Ability to build strong working relationships within and outside of the team
  • Proven ability to contribute new ideas and better ways of working
  • Experience of using VSTS and Azure for performance and load testing