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DevOps Engineer

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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 23rd December 2019
Location: Edinburgh
Type: Permanent

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DevOps Engineer will have the opportunity to work in a small team who researches, designs, develops, implements and maintains services and processes to provide centralised compute and storage across the full institution.

Client Details

A renowned, forward thinking Education establishment with a history for focused learning and development.


  • Be a technical lead in the development and management of IT services and related infrastructure to agreed requirements.

  • Evaluate and recommend new and innovative enterprise technologies and solutions.

  • Keep abreast of developments relevant to your team and recommend on their application and relevance.

  • Initiate relationships and work proactively with multiple stakeholders making key recommendations to meet strategic objectives.


  • Demonstrable experience of developing, deploying and managing a Linux server environment

  • Linux server administration and troubleshooting using the CLI knowledge

  • Demonstrable experience of configuration management using technologies such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef

  • Demonstrable experience of source code management tools (G.i.t, G.i.tLab, G.i.tHub)

  • Practical experience of scripting languages (Bash shell, Python)


  • Knowledge of Apache/MySQL

  • Familiarity with a VMware vSphere and VMware NSX environment

  • Familiarity with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)

  • Familiarity with CI/CD technologies (Jenkins, GitLab)

Job Offer

In return, there is a competitive salary on offer as well as a great working environment where they support ambition, recognise achievement and offer an attractive benefits package.

This includes:

  • Minimum of 35 days annual leave (includes bank holidays)
  • 20% employer pension scheme
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Discounted access to on-site sports facilities
  • A wide range of other staff discounts