5 remote Ansible contracts

Azure DevOps Engineer INSIDE IR35, Remote

22 days ago
£450 - £540/dayRemoteInside IR35Sanderson

Role: Azure DevOps Engineer

Location: remote

Duration: 3 months initially

IR: Inside

Rate: £450 - £540 per day

Our client is looking for a DevOps Engineer with the following skill set:

Required Skills & Experience

  • Must have experience of infrastructure as code using Terraform - must have strong PowerShell knowledge.
  • Must have experience of continuous integration/continuous delivery and deployment tools with Azure DevOps.
  • Must have Ansible or similar configuration management experience
  • Must have experience of continuous deployment release strategies.
  • Must have experience of building, deploying, supporting, scaling and operating immutable cloud applications in Azure.
  • Must have experience of Azure Cloud Networking (VPC/VPN/Direct Connect)


  • Experience of containers and containerised workloads
  • Kubernetes
  • Service Mesh (e.g. Istio)
  • Prometheus
  • Relational or Non-Relational Database Technologies
  • Chocolatey package creation
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OpenStack Developer

1 month ago
£470 - £570/day ( estimate)RemoteHays Specialist Recruitment Limited

OpenStack Developer Cloud Python Ansible Teraform

OpenStack Developer - 9 months Manchester - remote working possible

Based in at their global Headquarters in Cambridge we are a Globally renowned and leading IP Semi-Conductor organisation. This exceptional opportunity for an experienced OpenStack Developer.

Role responsibilities

  • The teams' goal is to Develop, Operate and Maintain a Private Cloud service for internal customers.
  • Integrate new and existing platform components as per team roadmap?
  • Develop bespoke components in order to enhance platform functionality?
  • Performing Ad-hoc maintenance as required?
  • Automate processes in line with DevOps best practices (e.g. Release, Continuous Integration)?
  • Monitor and optimize system performance through system dashboards?
  • Incident response and resolution within SLA guidelines ?
  • Plan and communicate changes that impact customers ?
  • Produce documentation and knowledge shares ?


  • Highly Proficient in Linux/Unix shell scripting ?
  • Highly Proficient in Automated deployment and Orchestration using Ansible/Terraform?
  • Experienced in containerization technologies Experienced in developing bespoke ansible modules and roles (Python)?
  • Experience of configuring CI/CD pipelines ?
  • Strong understanding of IPv6/IPv4 networking?
  • Experience of building and operating enterprise level services?
  • Experience with system monitoring tools?
  • Experience of working in a DevOps culture?
  • Experience of Agile/Scrum delivery method

If you are interested in the role we are looking forward to hearing from you!

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Application Developer

5 days ago
£470.5/dayRemoteInside IR35Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited

Developer, Zookeeper, Kafka Brokers, Schema Registry, AWS AMIs

Here at Hays Technology, I am recruiting for Application Developer - IBM Cloud Migration working remotely for our global client IBM on a 13-month (thirteen) contract (inside IR35) on £470pd starting in October 2021.

What you will be working on:
As part of a scrum team you will be working on one of the most strategic deliverables DWP's integration department are working on. They have derived an event driven architecture base on the new application reference architecture that has been approved and this project is at the heart of it and a team are already working on this deliverable and are looking for engineers with Kafka skills to hit the ground running and contribute to their delivery and positive team culture.

Who you will be working for:
Our client IBM are working on a major DWP implementation of a new application reference architecture, this team are already underway developing.

What we are looking for:

  • You will have a knowledge of configuring, monitoring, maintaining and supporting a Kafka cluster (Zookeeper, Kafka Brokers, Schema Registry)
  • You will have experience of using Packer & Ansible to build AWS AMI's
  • You will have working knowledge of Terraform to provision EC2 instances, setup security groups, & IAM roles

What you'll get in return
On offer is an initial 13 (thirteen) months Contract, paying £470.50 per day inside of IR35. This role is currently based remotely but will be moving to fully office based in Newcastle in the future.

If this role interests you, please click to apply and let me have your updated CV.

I am a Senior Consultant for Hays Technology, specialising in providing contract and project resources for West Yorkshire, ensuring organisations are supported by the top talent. My passion for this space stems from being an inquisitive person always looking at ways to improve systems and use technology to benefit my work and life in positive ways. Positive change is a good thing,

At Hays Technology, we are shaping the future of recruitment. Demand for Contractors and project resource is growing faster than ever before. By working with organisations of all sizes - from disruptive start-ups to multinational enterprises - we have a unique insight in to how organisations are using non-permanent resource to achieve their technology strategy. So, whether you are hiring for one contractor, a team, or looking to outsource the delivery of an entire project, talk to us today.

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SC Cleared DevOps Engineer Outside IR35 Remote

1 month ago
£540 - £660/day ( estimate)RemoteOutside IR35SR2

SC Cleared AWS DevOps Engineer | Consultancy

I am currently looking for a number of AWS DevOps Engineers to join a boutique consultancy working on cutting edge solutions in the public sector.

Successful engineers will help lead the migration of infrastructure and applications to AWS for a secure batch/real-time analytical platform for a government client leveraging the latest commercial and open source technology.

Due to the nature of the work, active in date SC clearance is required.


  • Experience migrating multi-tier infrastructure and applications from a traditional data center to AWS
  • CI/CD and Infrastructure-as-a-Code technologies, e.g. Terraform and Ansible
  • Experience of cloud orchestration and containerisation technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience in building, deploying, and operating infrastructure (network, servers, services, and applications on AWS)
  • 5Public sector experience

This role will be outside IR35 and due to the urgency, current SC Clearance is required. Please apply for immediate consideration.

Full Stack Developer

3 days ago
£370 - £460/day ( estimate)RemoteNext Ventures
  • Practice

  • Technologies Default

  • Next Ventures are currently executing a search for a Full Stack Developer (SRE) for a new contract opportunity at a financial services company

    Duration – To start ASAP until March 2022

    Fully remote !!!

    *Candidate cannot use Limited company for payroll , must use management / umbrella company.

    Umbrella Contractor – Market Rates


  • Responsible for managing, maintaining, enhancing and strategic development of all Platform and Database related technologies in EMEA as well as internationally for the Securities Business.
  • Responsible for the reliability and efficiency of infrastructure through the delivery of common, repeatable tools and processes that greatly reduce the amount of toil the Database and Platform Operations team must perform.
  • Responsible for writing software to make the database and platform infrastructure self-managing and self-service.
  • Responsible for automation and continuous service improvement by developing Infrastructure as Code.
  • Responsible for elimination of manual, repetitive, automatable, tactical tasks that are devoid from value.
  • Responsible for availability, latency, performance, efficiency, change management, monitoring and capacity planning.
  • Responsible for improving system performance, making effective use of resources, distributing load and reducing latency.
  • Responsible for identifying SLO’s (Service Level Objectives) that align the team to meet availability and latency objectives.
  • Responsible for developing pro-active monitoring solutions that alert on symptoms and not just on outages.
  • Responsible for performing detailed root cause analysis (RCA’s) on incidents and outages to prevent future occurrence.
  • Responsible for developing standard operational procedures and producing effective documentation.
  • Essential:

  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript and Angular v9 – Building SPAs (Single Page Applications).
  • Excellent knowledge of TypeScript.
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML and CSS3.
  • Excellent knowledge of C# and .NET Core 3.x Back-End Programming and Web API’s.
  • Excellent knowledge of PostgreSQL.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microservices, Bootstrap, Material and UI design.
  • Excellent knowledge of Website development using containerisation technologies.
  • Excellent knowledge of container orchestration platforms such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Excellent knowledge of version control software such as GitHub and Subversion.
  • Excellent knowledge of configuration management software such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform and SaltStack.
  • Excellent knowledge of “Infrastructure as Code” principles and practices.
  • Excellent knowledge of continuous integration (CI) and continuous development (CD) principles and practices.
  • Excellent knowledge of applications development using Agile, and DevOps best practices.
  • Desirable:

  • Good working knowledge of Site Reliability Engineering practices and principles.
  • Good working knowledge of Dapper and RxJS.
  • Good working knowledge of Apache, Nginx and NodeJS.
  • Good working knowledge of Bash and Python programming languages.
  • Good working knowledge of Linux operating systems and utilities.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase ASE, MySQL/MariaDB.
  • Good working knowledge of Active Directory, LDAP and Kerberos.
  • Good working knowledge of GitHub, Subversion and TeamCity.
  • Good working knowledge of SharePoint, JIRA and Confluence.
  • More information is available on application.

    Immediate interview

    CV In word format essential!