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DevOps Engineer

Location: NORTH EAST

Salary: £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166008

NRG is working with a software development house based in the heart of Newcastle City centre who are looking to recruit a Dynamic DevOps engineer. This vacancy has come about due to my client growing at an exponential rate over the past few years as a direct result of delivering on some complex enterprise projects.


Main Responsibilities

  • Report directly to Development Operations Lead

  • Be able to collaborate with other team members and teams.

  • Facilitate stand-ups and discussions with developers, engineering teams and project managers.

  • Work with other DevOps engineers to break requirements down into stories and tasks, along with work estimates.

  • Ensure the best practices of trustworthy computing and secure development and implementation lifecycle are adhered to.

  • Work with other team members, to design and develop a wide range of key systems.

  • Ensure engineering processes have a focus on scalability and performance.

  • Working with other team members to facilitate regular software releases using a continuous delivery pipeline.


What a candidate will be able to do to be successful.


  • Level of positive, solution finding attitude.


  • Level of demonstrable quality reusable code throughout project lifecycle.


  • Level of bugs caught in testing. Ability to recognise fix and prevent from occurring in future.


  • Accuracy of estimates for time required and delivery dates of systems.


  • Level of ability to successfully, accurately and repeatedly match systems behaviour to design requirements.


  • Rapidity of acquisition and internalisation of system requirements.


  • Above all the ability to contribute to the delivery of quality systems on time and on budget.


Key Experience

  • 1/2+ Years experience in a DevOps environment

  • AWS/GCP/Azure

  • CI/CD

  • CI Platform

  • IaC

  • Configuration management

  • Experience of working as in a small, wide responsibility team.


Core competencies

  • Version Control

  • Cloud Formation


  • Agile Development Processes


If you or anyone you know would be suitable for the above then please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss what is on offer in more detail.


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