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Mid SQL Server Database Administrator

10 days ago
RemoteXTIVIA, Inc.
<> Job Description

You will be joining our SQL Server Database support team in the role of a Senior SQL Server Database Administrator where you will be an integral member of a dynamic team providing database support for XTIVIA customers and their mission-critical/production database systems. The SQL Server Support team provides expert-level customer service and support for all versions of SQL Server and their associated applications. In this role, you are expected to have expert level knowledge of SQL Server and the best business practices associated with Installation, Configuration, Operation, and Security.

We operate in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, you will support multiple clients and each one will have unique needs and requirements. Customer service is a key part of this position as you will directly interact with the customers and often work on live screen share sessions in order to provide them support.

As a remote position, the ideal candidate will be able to manage their time effectively, be proactive, and engage regularly with the team throughout each day. Must be willing to learn and teach as we help to grow the skills of our junior team members.

This is not a contract. It is a full-time salaried position. - I am unable to sponsor or transfer Visas REMOTE - This position will continue to be remote after COVID although you must still reside within the USA. When safe there could be occasional travel. Candidates must be able to pass a 10-year background check.

Please note: Due to federal security clearance requirements, the applicant must be a United States Citizen

REQUIRED:

DBA Experienced with:

  • SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016,2017 DBA experience (Sr. level)
  • Must communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and written
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot and research complex technical issues.
  • Installation, Upgrades, and Patching of SQL Server
  • Experience with deployment and development of SSIS Packages
  • T-SQL - MUST be able to write transact SQL and have a deep understanding of syntax and objects such as stored procedures, triggers, views, constraints, and functions. We will ask for a live demonstration as part of the interview process.
  • Query Performance Tuning is absolutely essential to this position and will need to be able to refactor queries for the best performance.
  • Backups and Restores - Must have a deep understanding of Backups and Restores in SQL Server
  • Always On, High Availability, SQL Failover Clusters, Windows Failover Clustering, and Disaster Recovery
  • Be On-Call as part of an On-call rotation all team members participate in.
  • Occasional After Hours support
  • DESIRED:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or another related field
  • Minimum of 5 YRS experience as a production support DBA
  • Microsoft Certifications are a big plus
  • Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services a plus
  • Technical support or call center support experience a plus
  • Advanced Database tuning expertise a plus
  • Design and Migration Support experience a plus
  • Professional Consulting Experience a plus
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    Cloud Architect - Azure - Remote - £550 per day - Outside IR35

    19 hours ago
    £550/dayGreat rateRemoteOutside IR35Randstad

    My client, a global communications provider are currently in the market for a Cloud Solution Architect to come on board for an initial 3 month contract. They want a SA who ideally comes from an infrastructure/Systems background.

    This role is working fully remote and paying up to £500-550 per day and sits outside of IR35.

  • Technical Requirements: Highly proficient within Azure and architecting Cloud solutions.
  • Must be able to demonstrate RDBMS and / or Operating System understanding to a high level of proficiency AKS, Linux Well versed in setting up and configure infrastructure to Public Cloud.
  • Ability to demonstrate networking proficiency (DNS, routing, firewalls etc) and security & authorisation proficiency (SSH, OAUTH, SOAP and REST)
  • Must be able to demonstrate understanding of automation and orchestration, CI/CD, Pipelines and the contribution Cloud makes to an Agile SDLC
  • Knowledge of telephony, SIP-based applications and Erlang-based traffic engineering Knowledge of database subsystems including Oracle for reporting, data warehouse and disaster recovery.
  • If this role is of any interest, please apply for the role and I will be in touch to discuss.

    Randstad Technologies is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

    Cloud Architect - Azure - Remote - £550 per day - Outside IR35

    10 days ago
    £550/dayGreat rateRemoteOutside IR35ApplyGateway Premium
    My client, a global communications provider are currently in the market for a Cloud Solution Architect to come on board for an initial 3 month contract. They want a SA who ideally comes from an infrastructure/Systems background.

    This role is working fully remote and paying up to £(Apply online only) per day and sits outside of IR35.

    Technical Requirements: Highly proficient within Azure and architecting Cloud solutions.
    Must be able to demonstrate RDBMS and / or Operating System understanding to a high level of proficiency AKS, Linux Well versed in setting up and configure infrastructure to Public Cloud.
    Ability to demonstrate networking proficiency (DNS, routing, firewalls etc) and security authorisation proficiency (SSH, OAUTH, SOAP and REST)
    Must be able to demonstrate understanding of automation and orchestration, CI/CD, Pipelines and the contribution Cloud makes to an Agile SDLC
    Knowledge of telephony, SIP-based applications and Erlang-based traffic engineering Knowledge of database subsystems including Oracle for reporting, data warehouse and disaster recovery.If this role is of any interest, please apply for the role and I will be in touch to discuss.

    Randstad Technologies is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
    Role: Cloud Architect - Azure - Remote - £550 per day - Outside IR35
    Job Type: Contract
    Location: London, London,

    Apply for this job now.

    SQL DBA/ T-SQL Developer (Remote)

    11 days ago
    $50 - $60/hourRemoteElite Source, LLC

    Title: Sr. Database Administrator/T-SQL Developer

    Not able to provide sponsorship

    Role:
    In this role you will be splitting your time between database developer and database administrator functions. As a database developer, you will be working closely with the Application Developers to create new, complex stored procedures and functions using T-SQL in the MS SSMS environment while ensuring compliance to database best practices. As the Senior Database Administrator you are responsible for the performance, integrity and security of the Company databases. Additionally, you will be responsible for planning and troubleshooting the databases and related web application systems.

    Responsibilities:

    As Database Developer you will:

    • Use Agile Development Methodologies to design and develop new stored procedures and functions as required to support application development requirements
    • Review all stored procedures created by the application developers and provide mentorship and positive feedback.
    • Analyze new and modified stored procedures for adherence to coding standards and optimize for best performance.
    • Maintain source control of all database structures and code using SQL Source Control for SVN.
    • Use SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) to develop, test and implement data warehouse processes to perform regular ETL functions on our Data Warehouse.
    • Use SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) to develop, test and implement custom reports.
    • Use SQL Report Server to schedule execution and distribution or custom reports.
    • Manage flow of database code from Development to Production environments.
    • Create E-R diagrams and documentation for all new databases and whenever significant changes to the database schema occur.
    • Participate in code release events (may involve working outside of normal business hours)

    As Senior Database Administrator you will:

    · Manage and analyze database performance, high availability and capacity of systems.

    · Manage operations and configuration for back-end database and related web servers, including database performance optimization, upgrading, applying patches, securing, tuning, audit-tracking and reporting.

    · Build database schema, tables, procedures and permissions.

    · Control access permissions and privileges.

    · Implement table and index partitioning when required

    · Analyze, consolidate and tune database for optimal efficiency.

    · Oversee backups, database server clusters, mirroring, replication and failover.

    · Restore and recover corrupted databases.

    · Implement data backup, business continuity and disaster recovery plans for the managed systems. Oversee and Support the backup, clustering, mirroring, replication and failover.

    · Evaluate and recommend new database technologies.

    · Perform capacity planning in order to provide recommendations for hardware and software acquisition.

    · Provide after-hours support on a rotational basis with other staff.

    Qualifications:
    The successful candidate should possess a documented track record of successful accomplishments in previous positions and the following minimum skill set:

    · Over 5 years of experience as a Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrator

    · Extensive knowledge and use of RDBMS and Web application servers.

    · Extensive experience installing and configuring Microsoft Failover Clusters and installing and configuring Microsoft SQL Server in Active/Active and Active Passive clusters.

    · Experience managing databases in multiple instance environments such as Development, Testing, Demo and Production.

    · Practical experience in managing operations and configuration for backend database and related web application systems, including application performance optimization, securing, tuning, audit tracking and reporting. Experience with data backup, clustering, mirroring, replication and failover technologies.

    · Candidate should be extremely organized and detail-oriented

    · Keen ability to collaborate with others and willingness to think outside the box

    · Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    · Ability to handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously
    Capability to get along with others, self-starter, fun to be around

    Job Type: Contract

    Pay: $50.00 - $60.00 per hour

    Benefits:

    • Dental insurance
    • Health insurance
    • Vision insurance

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday

    Experience:

    • SQL: 1 year (Preferred)
    • T-SQL: 1 year (Preferred)

    Contract Length:

    • 5 - 6 months

    Contract Renewal:

    • Likely

    Work Location:

    • Fully Remote

    Visa Sponsorship Potentially Available:

    • No: Not providing sponsorship for this job

    This Company Describes Its Culture as:

    • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
    • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
    • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
    • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
    • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

    Company's website:

    • www.elitesourcesolutions.com

    Benefit Conditions:

    • Waiting period may apply

    Work Remotely:

    • Yes

    Network Administrator (Remote with Travel)

    1 day ago
    RemoteGeneral Dynamics

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

    Top Secret Suitability:No Suitability Required Public Trust/Other Required: Job Family:Network Engineering Job Description: Provides network administration and engineering support for agency enterprise network solutions. The candidate is expected to provide network administration for the Local Area Network (LAN) in order to administer management solutions to ensure effective daily operations and to resolve problems as they arise. Work may be performed remotely, but candidates within one hour of Fort Belvoir VA, Columbus OH, Richmond VA, or New Cumberland PA are preferred. Travel varies depending on customer requirements, but can be expected to be 50%. Travel duration is also dependent on customer requirements, but typical travel ranges from two days to two weeks in duration. Duties and Required Capabilities Include: Identify high level design requirements for the backbone to include redundancy, maintainability and disaster recovery requirements. Identify the detailed design requirements for the backbone to include server locations, user locations, projected traffic flows between devices, layer three devices and layer four protocols (Transmission Control Protocol). Design, implement, and sustain solutions to include the following: Overall topology (switch interconnection locations, Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP) scenarios, etc.). Layer two design: spanning tree, trunking, speeds. Operational Information: node addressing, server addressing (if changes are required). QoS (Quality of Service) Wireless LAN. 802.1x – protocols and appliances DNS/DHCP appliances Wireless Intrusion Detection (WIDS) Develop and implement Fail-over solutions. Troubleshoot and support existing production networking infrastructure (Cisco routers and switches) as well as newly installed technologies. On-call duty will be required. Creation of lab environment for scenario simulation, testing and training. Knowledge transfer to the NTS-LAN government employee staff and/ or contract personnel supporting the current contract. Support network monitoring tools not limited to but including Hewlett Packard Enterprise Openview, Network Automation, Network Node Manager i, Concord eHealth, WhatsUp Gold, Solar Winds, including commands, scripts and utilities. Install, configure and maintain networking hardware and software for the DLA, Information Operations, Enterprise Network Infrastructure. Knowledgeable in troubleshooting, administering, configuring and maintaining the following: Enterasys, Brocade, and/or Cisco Catalyst and Nexus network hardware and software. INFOBLOX Grid Manager Pulse Secure IC Series Unified Access Control Appliance Great Bay Beacon Server Cisco Access Control Servers (ACS) Cisco Prime, Wireless Controllers and access points Network sniffer technologies, including WildPackets, OmniPeek, NetScout InfiniStream Network Management Software, including HPE Network Automation (NA), HPE Network Node Manager (NMNi), Concord eHealth, RedSeal, NetSight, Wildpackets, Solarwinds/Orion, SecureCRT Knowledgeable in troubleshooting, administering, and maintaining the following: Open Systems Interconnection model (OSI model) Layers 1-7 Network Protocols, including IPv6 and IPv4 (TCP, UDP, ICMP, IGMP, ARP, AH, ESP, VRRP) IEEE Standards: 802.1x, 802.1Q, 802.1s, 802.1D, 802.1W, 802.1ax, 802.3, 802.11 Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting Protocols, including TACACS+ and RADIUS Qualifications: Five (5) years of progressive technology and network engineering experience. Clearance: Active Secret with SSBI or Top Secret. Certifications Required: IAT II certified (one of the following): Security+CE, CCNA Security, GISCP, GSEC or SSCP Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).

    Tableau Developer

    20 hours ago
    Remotee-Solutions Inc
    Job Title: Tableau Developer
    Location: Sunnyvale, CA (Remote work till covid19)
    Hire Type: Long Term Contract

    Job Description :
    Responsibilities:
    • Work with the Business Insight team to help generate critical metrics and dashboards that support ongoing reporting and measure business success using various versions of Tableau
    • Worked closely with Insights and business partners to determine key research needs
    • Administration of Tableau server including installations, upgrades, user, user groups creation and setting up security features.
    • Identify the factors involving the performance of the reports and coordinated in the creation of indexes, statistics to improve the query turnaround time efficiently
    • Involved in Installation and upgrade of Tableau server and server performance tuning for optimization.
    • Managed to host tasks such as website hosting, DNS, SSL Certificates and Domain Name registrations.
    • Install, Configure, setup Primary and Worker Nodes (drivers, patches) Disaster Recovery, Backup, cleaning logs, optimize server performance, migration of dashboards, creating schedules for extract refresh and subscriptions.
    • Analyze the customer issues in production, troubleshooting and providing resolution based on the issues in both technical and business perspective.
    • Handled Scrum implementation from user story creation to delivering a usable product.
    • Act as a technical expert to provide technical support and software upgrades for applications.
    • Work very closely with Data Architects, DBAs, SMEs and Power Users in setting up the environment that meets the needs of users.
    • Troubleshoot and optimize Tableau Dashboards/Workbooks, data extraction, etc.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience as a tableau admin/developer
    • Experience with PowerBI, or PowerApps
    • Experience with MS Excel, MS Power Query
    • ability to develop, own and drive processes; complete complex analysis; successfully partner with other professionals; and have strong project management skills.
    • Creative approach to problem solving and task automation
    • Intermediate understanding of MS SQL to create data marts/reporting tables
    • Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as strong documentation, data management and analysis skills.
    • Strong Cloud Experience with O365 using Power Apps and Power BI.
    • Experience with diverse data stores like NoSQL, Azure Data Warehouse, Hadoop and Relational Databases.
    • Prior experience migrating Tableau to PowerBI
    • Experience with Azure cloud services like Service Bus, Event Hub, AP Management, Key Vault, Azure Monitor and Azure Dev Ops is a plus.
    • Web development experience with responsive design, HTML5, JS and other web frameworks is a plus.

    Junior MSSQL Database Administrator

    12 days ago
    RemoteDISYS

    This is a contract to hire position with a client located in Meridian, ID. The initial contract term is 6 months.

    ***All candidates must be local to the Boise area. The role will be a mix of on-site and remote work.

    Summary:

    This role supports our vision by installing, analyzing, maintaining, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL instances and database operations across the enterprise in order to maintain secure, stable, and available SQL communications for end users, internal customers, and public facing services.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Extensive experience installing and administering Microsoft SQL Server 2005 through 2016 in both physical and virtual environments
  • Extensive experience developing T-SQL scripts in order to manipulating database objects
  • Extensive experience with database planning, design, configuration, maintenance, and performance tuning
  • Extensive Experience implementing database replication, database mirroring, and log shipping
  • Extensive Experience implementing SQL failover clustering, and always-on availability groups
  • Extensive Experience implementing SQL backup methodologies, and disaster recovery
  • Working knowledge of table partitioning and SSIS package development for BI integration
  • Working Knowledge of maintenance and monitoring tools for both Windows servers and SQL instances
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Best Practices for SQL Server Configuration.
  • Demonstrated skills in technical documentation
  • Demonstrated analytical, deductive reasoning and troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated organization skills
  • Demonstrated customer service skills
  • Ability to interact with personnel on all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work independently or as a member of the team
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing
  • Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision
  • Ability to be detailed-oriented
  • Ability to research future hardware/software technologies
  • Essential Job Functions:

  • On-demand installation and configuration of SQL server instances using best practices
  • Analysis of all SQL instances and databases for performance tuning and optimization
  • Administration of all SQL database backups, maintenance schedules, and other data protection services
  • Administration of policies, standards, procedures and guidelines necessary to effectively maintain the database environment
  • Design and implement high availability SQL solutions using log shipping, database mirroring, replication, and always-on availability groups and SQL Failover clustering
  • Regular review of business requirements to develop and mature the enterprise data architecture strategy
  • Partner with IT teams to provide design recommendations based on long-term strategic goals
  • Document and maintain database system specifications, diagrams and connectivity charts
  • Leverage Change Control processes for all SQL Server changes made in the Production environment
  • Valuable Additional Experience:

  • Working knowledge SQL Sentry
  • Working knowledge SQL server administration in the Azure Platform
  • Minimum Required Education, Training and Experience:

  • 1-3 years performing Microsoft SQL server management in a medium size business network-environment
  • with either:
  • Current MS SQL Certification(s)
  • Or

  • College degree in related technical field
  • Or

  • Equivalent work experience
  • SQL Server Database Engineer

    13 days ago
    $55 - $70/hour (wellpaid.io estimate)RemoteRealtors Property Resource, LLC

    SQL Server Database Engineer

    Realtors Property Resource, a member benefit for the National Association of Realtors, has an immediate opening for a SQL Server Database Engineer in central Orange County, California. If building and tuning databases and high-performance ETL is your forte, then read on!

    The heart of this 10-year-old company is one of the largest collections of property-specific data in the world, front-ended by a platform that has become a must-have utility for many of our 1.3 million members. It provides members the information they need to stay authoritative in the industry and firmly at the center of the real estate transaction. Our next-generation platform will integrate more data and analysis in creative and beautiful ways, creating a faster, more useful and engaging platform for our users. We will improve reliability, increase frequency, reduce latency, improve data quality, provide accurate reporting and reduce labor all while getting product and service updates to market faster. Exciting career possibilities!

    This SQL Server Database Engineer role requires a broadly- and deeply-skilled technologist who is keenly able to build and support end-to-end technological solutions that precisely address our business challenges. In addition to database and ETL design, this position also includes building operational reporting for internal stakeholders, analytical reporting for industry & media and ongoing support for all database operations.

    Responsibilities:

    • Build and support complex SSIS-based ETL solutions that are reliable, restartable, performant, accurate, easily-managed and monitored, and that efficiently use server resources.
    • Work with the Product and Development teams to define and refine requirements into solutions that meet our business objectives efficiently and effectively.
    • Estimate tasks with a level of granularity and accuracy commensurate with information provided.
    • Integrate deep instrumentation in every feature, to aid in troubleshooting and performance monitoring (e.g. rows/second for each step of an ETL package).
    • Perform unit testing and write documentation to improve maintainability and knowledge transfer.
    • Work collaboratively with a team of 2-4 other Database Engineers, under the guidance of a Data/ETL Architect.
    • Provide an excellent level of support for delivered data solutions and chip in to support other teams/departments when needed (end-to-end problem resolution).
    • Other job-related tasks as assigned.

    Requirements:

    • Results-oriented with a strong ability to prioritize and deliver results.
    • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
    • Strong desire to constantly improve reliability, performance and accuracy.
    • Strong T-SQL development experience, with the ability to tune, re-write or create from scratch complex queries, stored procedures, functions, triggers, views, etc.
    • Strong SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) development skills, with a keen understanding of package design, logging, orchestration, etc.
    • A mindset for performance monitoring, testing and tuning.
    • Proficiency with database/server performance analysis tools such as Profiler, Performance Monitor, etc.
    • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with application developers and other team members to provide database modeling and design that fits very tightly with all tiers of the application.
    • Operate independently when required, taking ownership of a project and running with it through completion with minimal supervision.
    • A strong work ethic and can-do attitude that meshes well with this fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.
    • Ability to be productive while working from home 1 day per week.

    Desired:

    • Passion about writing high-performance, reliable, scalable and maintainable code.
    • Ability to refine and automate routine, labor-intensive processes.
    • Experience with business intelligence/data visualization products like SSAS, PowerBI, AWS QuickSight, Splunk, Tableau, etc.
    • Experience interpreting results from load tests (Windows OS, SQL) to pinpoint performance challenges prior to production release.
    • Experience with SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups and Disaster Recovery.
    • Experience managing and tuning SQL server in a virtualized/Cloud environment.
    • Experience with Visual Studio/GIT or similar source control repository.
    • Experience with database performance monitoring tools such as SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer (DPA/Ignite), etc.
    • Experience with cloud services such as specialized data storage, caching, business intelligence reporting, etc.
    • Experience with Talend Open Studio for Data Integration.

    Education/Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field from a 4-year college or university AND 3+ years of proficiency with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 / 2016 / 2017 / 2019.
    • 3+ years of proficiency using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).

    Benefits

    • Competitive Salary + Performance-based Bonus
    • Excellent benefits package including multiple health, dental & vision options
    • Company-paid insurance plus additional voluntary benefit options
    • Wellness program offering significant discounts on benefits
    • 401K with company match
    • Generous company-paid holidays, vacations and sick/personal days
    • Job training opportunities
    • Education reimbursement opportunities
    • Employee Assistance Program

    Other

    • Minimal travel required.
    • Contract-to-hire option available.
    • No relocation option available.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    All employment decisions are made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $100,000.00 - $135,000.00 per year

    Benefits:

    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Disability insurance
    • Employee discount
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Retirement plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Vision insurance

    Schedule:

    • 8 hour shift
    • Monday to Friday
    • On call

    Supplemental Pay:

    • Bonus pay

    COVID-19 considerations:
    Currently, our office is closed and our entire team is working remotely. We do not expect to open the office until after the first of the year at the earliest.

    Education:

    • Bachelor's (Preferred)

    Experience:

    • SQL Server SSIS/ETL: 3 years (Required)

    Work Remotely:

    • Yes

    DevOps Engineer

    12 days ago
    £480 - £500/dayRemoteOutside IR35ApplyGateway Premium
    DevOps Engineer - £480-£500 3-6 month contract - Outside IR35 - Azure, Powershell, CI/CD

    I have just had a DevOps Engineer contract position come across my desk looking for someone who has Azure, Powershell, CI/CD. This is a 3-6 month contract and will most likely last 1 year. This a fully remote position.

    DevOps:

    - Strong understanding and working knowledge of Azure IaaS + FaaS + PaaS (VM’s, Azure Functions, App Services, Redis, etc).
    - Knowledge of Cloud networking and security.
    - Experience writing and deploying IaC using Ansible or Terraform.
    - Experience in setting up and configuration of CI/CD pipeline products such as Azure Devops, TeamCity and Octopus.
    - Strong scripting skills. Preferably Powershell and/or Bash.
    - Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems.

    SRE:

    - Industry experience using logging and application performance monitoring tools such as New Relic.
    - Exposure to load testing practises and capacity planning.
    - Communication skills for managing and escalating issues to 3rd parties.
    - If you have an understanding of high availability and disaster recovery strategies, that would also be a plus, as would; familiarity with Atlassian products, C# and .Net Core.

    If this DevOps Engineer role is of interest, Please apply
    Role: DevOps Engineer
    Job Type: Contract
    Location: , ,

    Apply for this job now.

    DevOps Engineer

    12 days ago
    £480 - £500/dayGreat rateRemoteOutside IR35Lynx Recruitment Ltd

    DevOps Engineer - £480-£500 3-6 month contract - Outside IR35 - Azure, Powershell, CI/CD

    I have just had a DevOps Engineer contract position come across my desk looking for someone who has Azure, Powershell, CI/CD. This is a 3-6 month contract and will most likely last 1 year. This a fully remote position.

    DevOps:

    - Strong understanding and working knowledge of Azure IaaS + FaaS + PaaS (VM’s, Azure Functions, App Services, Redis, etc).
    - Knowledge of Cloud networking and security.
    - Experience writing and deploying IaC using Ansible or Terraform.
    - Experience in setting up and configuration of CI/CD pipeline products such as Azure Devops, TeamCity and Octopus.
    - Strong scripting skills. Preferably Powershell and/or Bash.
    - Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems.

    SRE:

    - Industry experience using logging and application performance monitoring tools such as New Relic.
    - Exposure to load testing practises and capacity planning.
    - Communication skills for managing and escalating issues to 3rd parties.
    - If you have an understanding of high availability and disaster recovery strategies, that would also be a plus, as would; familiarity with Atlassian products, C# and .Net Core.

    If this DevOps Engineer role is of interest, Please apply!

    Contract DevOps (Azure)

    4 days ago
    £520 - £640/day (wellpaid.io estimate)RemoteSpectrum IT Recruitment

    Contract Developer DevOps (Developer Experience Engineer / Site Reliability Engineer)

    3 Month Contract

    (Remote Working)

    Technologies

    Azure; JMeter; Ansible; Terraform; C#; asp.net; Web APIs; Continuous-Integration

    Job description

    Spectrum IT's Southampton Client are seeking an experienced Contract Engineer to join their DevEx/SRE team for a three month contract. In this role you will assist with a project rolling out replacement infrastructure (now under IaC) and load testing using JMeter in anticipation of their busy January business period.

    Candidates for this role will have a strong interest in cloud computing and collaboration for our small and growing Developer Experience and System Reliability teams.

    The Role:

    Under the role of Developer Experience Engineer (Dev/Ex), you will be responsible for creating, maintaining and improving the tools and automated systems that the client's IT teams rely on. This is inline with he current process of migrating the Azure infrastructure to a full IaC (Infrastructure as Code) solution based around Ansible and Terraform. IaC is being integrated as an integral part of our CI/CD pipeline.

    As part of a team that supports the Azure infrastructure and CI/CD tools; you will have a crucial role ensuring the stability and performance by gathering, analysing and acting on the metric data collected. Communication and collaboration with other teams is essential, the ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills and be comfortable communicating with developers and stakeholders alike.

    A key area for this role will involve promoting a DevOps culture in the department by working with colleagues as part of the DevOps Chapter. From this you will be improving the Azure estate by recognising potential improvements to functionality and security.

    In regards to SRE, you will have responsibilities of a System Reliability Engineer. You will be using monitoring and logging platforms for alerting and to provide insight into any potential issues. When issues arise you will be responsible for triaging and assigning them to the appropriate team. To further increase stability and performance you will be defining and operating our load testing strategy.

    Skill / Experience Required:

    Devex:

  • Strong understanding and working knowledge of Azure IaaS + FaaS + PaaS (VM's, Azure Functions, App Services, Redis, etc).
  • Knowledge of Cloud networking and security.
  • Experience writing and deploying IaC using Ansible or Terraform.
  • Experience in setting up and configuration of CI/CD pipeline products such as Azure Devops, TeamCity and Octopus.
  • Strong scripting skills. Preferably Powershell and/or Bash.
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • SRE:

  • Industry experience using logging and application performance monitoring tools such as New Relic.
  • Exposure to load testing practises and capacity planning.
  • Communication skills for managing and escalating issues to 3rd parties.
  • An understanding of high availability and disaster recovery strategies would be beneficial, as would a familiarity with Atlassian products, C# and .Net Core.

    Contract DevOps (Azure)

    10 days ago
    £520 - £640/day (wellpaid.io estimate)RemoteApplyGateway Premium
    Contract Developer DevOps (Developer Experience Engineer / Site Reliability Engineer)

    3 Month Contract

    (Remote Working)

    Technologies

    Azure; JMeter; Ansible; Terraform; C#; asp.net; Web APIs; Continuous-Integration

    Job description

    Spectrum IT's Southampton Client are seeking an experienced Contract Engineer to join their DevEx/SRE team for a three month contract. In this role you will assist with a project rolling out replacement infrastructure (now under IaC) and load testing using JMeter in anticipation of their busy January business period.

    Candidates for this role will have a strong interest in cloud computing and collaboration for our small and growing Developer Experience and System Reliability teams.

    The Role:

    Under the role of Developer Experience Engineer (Dev/Ex), you will be responsible for creating, maintaining and improving the tools and automated systems that the client's IT teams rely on. This is inline with he current process of migrating the Azure infrastructure to a full IaC (Infrastructure as Code) solution based around Ansible and Terraform. IaC is being integrated as an integral part of our CI/CD pipeline.

    As part of a team that supports the Azure infrastructure and CI/CD tools; you will have a crucial role ensuring the stability and performance by gathering, analysing and acting on the metric data collected. Communication and collaboration with other teams is essential, the ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills and be comfortable communicating with developers and stakeholders alike.

    A key area for this role will involve promoting a DevOps culture in the department by working with colleagues as part of the DevOps Chapter. From this you will be improving the Azure estate by recognising potential improvements to functionality and security.

    In regards to SRE, you will have responsibilities of a System Reliability Engineer. You will be using monitoring and logging platforms for alerting and to provide insight into any potential issues. When issues arise you will be responsible for triaging and assigning them to the appropriate team. To further increase stability and performance you will be defining and operating our load testing strategy.

    Skill / Experience Required:

    Devex:

    Strong understanding and working knowledge of Azure IaaS + FaaS + PaaS (VM's, Azure Functions, App Services, Redis, etc).
    Knowledge of Cloud networking and security.
    Experience writing and deploying IaC using Ansible or Terraform.
    Experience in setting up and configuration of CI/CD pipeline products such as Azure Devops, TeamCity and Octopus.
    Strong scripting skills. Preferably Powershell and/or Bash.
    Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems.

    SRE:

    Industry experience using logging and application performance monitoring tools such as New Relic.
    Exposure to load testing practises and capacity planning.
    Communication skills for managing and escalating issues to 3rd parties.

    An understanding of high availability and disaster recovery strategies would be beneficial, as would a familiarity with Atlassian products, C# and .Net Core.

    Please note candidates for this role must be based in the UK and available to start work within 1 week due to client project needs. For more information and to submit your interest please apply with an updated CV
    Role: Contract DevOps (Azure)
    Job Type: Contract, Temporary
    Location: Southampton, Hampshire,

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