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DevOps Engineer

DevOps Engineer

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    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £30769 - £45222 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nikki Fisher

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    02921 673 757

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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DevOps Engineer


Permanent with excellent development opportunities and benefits


Are you passionate about collaborative working and problem solving? Do you enjoy using your technical skills to help teams work more efficiently and get software into the hands of users more quickly? Are you looking for a new role in an organisation that treats you as an individual and supports you on your professional and career development journey? Then this is the role for you!


What you’ll be doing as a DevOps Engineer


We have an exciting opportunity to join an IT team in an evolving DevOps function within the IT Platform and Digital Enablement team, supporting the department during the digital transformation journey. Working within an established team (the DevOps Enablement Team), this role provides an opportunity to turn innovative ideas into customer value using a range of technologies and delivery platforms.

work on a range of technologies with a focus on build and deployment automation, test automation and continuous improvement. This is a varied role involving a mix of support work, team work within agile delivery teams and longer term strategic improvement initiatives. You will have strong technical experience in one or more of Java, .Net, Jenkins and Azure DevOps pipelines as well as scripting experience with Powershell, Windows Batch and/or bash.

What you’ll bring to the role as a DevOps Engineer:

Technical skills

Understanding of DevOps principles and experience of working in a DevOps or iterative development culture.
- Demonstrable experience of using continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) tools, including pipeline implementation.
- Awareness of automated testing and embedding this in CI/CD pipelines.
- Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills with experience in service support.
- Scripting skills in one or more of the following:
o Windows Batch
o Powershell
o Bash
- Experience in configuration of Azure DevOps Pipelines (preferred), Jenkins or other CI/CD orchestration tools.
- Experience supporting the build and deployment of one or more of the following:
o Java / .Net
- Experience in using one or more of the following source control tools:
o Git / SVN / TFS

Here’s What You’ll Get in Return as a DevOps Engineer

The successful DevOps Engineer will receive the following endless benefits:

A salary of £30 769 - £42 222

A flexible working scheme which has no core hours and excellent opportunities for home, part-time and term-time working;

A very generous pension scheme, with low employee contributions;

Eligibility for special and office-wide bonus payments;

Excellent development opportunities;

Opportunities for secondments, both internal and external;

Opportunities to join many civil-service clubs such as the Sports and Social Association, Motoring Club (CSMA), which provide numerous discounts to members

A limited number of free car parking spaces are available on site;

Use of facilities that we share with ONS. These include an on-site gymnasium, shop, restaurant, coffee shop, cash point and hairdressers.



Think this one’s for you

If you think this DevOps Engineer role is for you then apply online to Nikki Fisher at Yolk Recruitment


Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.


Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.