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Atlassian Lead Engineer

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Recruiter: SidTech
Listed on: 5th October
Location: United Kingdom
Salary/Rate: £450 - £450
Type: Contract
Start Date: 2020-10-04 00:00:00

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**Update - length of contract extended to 9 months**

Atlassian Lead Engineer
Initial duration 9 months
Telford - WFH currently
Total charge £450 per day
IR35 N/A

Project and role description -

The Atlassian Lead Engineer will work closely with the client to
understand their requirement, recommended and design the
best solution, and then deploy and configure the solution
including any migration activities where required. The role will
also involve coaching and mentoring other Atlassian

Task description and tasks -

Responsible for understanding client needs and the Atlassian
products that would match these needs, design and implement
the most appropriate solution along with bringing forwards the
engineering team`s development.

Experience with configuration, design and implementation of solutions that meet
customer requirements.
Coach and mentor less experienced members of the team including Junior
Creation and maintenance of high quality support documentation.
Attend customer meetings, offering crucial technical advice and support to other
areas within Capgemini and the customer themselves.
Provide training, knowledge share on Atlassian tools, best practices and
Extensive knowledge and experience of Atlassian Migrations to on-prem and
cloud environments.
Lead and suppport proposals, business case development including financial,
commercial and contractual consideration.
Lead and perform healthchecks on atlassian environments including platform,
database and applications.
Support pre and post sales opportunities through customer workshops
presentations, demonstrations and requirements gathering

Technologies -

Atlassian products (JIRA, JIRA Service Desk, Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo,
Crowd, Fisheye, Crucible)
Atlassian marketplace add-ons e.g. Portfolio for JIRA, Eazy-BI, Scriptrunner,
email this issue, configuration manager for JIRA, J-Editor, Multilevel cascading
select, SAML single sign on, Automation for JIRA, dynamic forms for JIRA.
Linux, Apache, SQL Server, PostGre
DevOps Tooling such as AWS, Terraform and Ansible
Experience and knowledge in ALM and CI/CD. Use of Atlassian tooling to support
ALM and CI/CD processes.
Experience and knowledge of cloud platforms.
Business Skills

Technical skills -

Extensive knowledge of Atlassian products (JIRA, JIRA Service Desk,
Confluence, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Crowd, Fisheye, Crucible) - all mandatory

Jira Align and Scaled Agile would be advantageous.

Advanced knowledge: AWS, Terraform, Ansible Tower/AWX, GitHub, Restful
APIs, Docker, Prometheus, Grafana, GlusterFS
Intermediate knowledge: Vagrant, Jenkins, SQL, Python,
Certifications within any of the above skills
Advanced IT Architecture Skills
Advanced CI/CD Tooling/Methodologies
Full knowledge of Configuration Management
Full knowledge of the development lifecycle
Full knowledge of Risk, Change & Problem Management
Atlassian Marketplace Add-Ons Knowledge

Mandatory business skills -

Service focussed with a strong team ethic. Must display good attention to
detail and willingness/ability to learn. Good communication and
presentation skills along with strong stakeholder management skills are
essential. Candidates must
demonstrate ownership of their own work and that of their team, be
proactive and be capable of leading activities or initiatives independently.

Understanding and application of Agile ways of working
Good commercial awareness - mindful of the need to control costs and to
recharge activities to clients.
Balanced - able to take a sensible view that delivers to the client whilst protecting
self and Capgemini.
Experience of working and supporting live systems and managing change
Knowledge of HMRC business
Continuous improvement
Works well under pressure with the ability to prioritise critical activities and tasks.