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Backend Engineer - DevOps

FPSG's client offer an excellent opportunity for those IT professionals who wish to focus their career on DevOps.

Joining an experienced and growing team, you will have an opportunity to work across a range of diverse projects including the automation and continuous improvement of build, test, deploy and monitoring solutions

Role Responsibilities:

DevOps candidates should be able to demonstrate a career track record that includes the following as these will form the main tasks of the role:

  • Test Automation and Test infrastructure enhancement;

  • Development of bespoke test tools;

  • Continuous integration, with a focus on increasing engineering effectiveness;

  • The utilisation and re-use of shared resources;

  • Deployment automation

Personal Specification:

Candidates as a minimum must be able to demonstrate a practical and recent commercial exposure to a high number of the following:

  • Programming: Python, Ruby, Java or similar

  • Linux scripting and configuration

  • Continuous integration: Jenkins, Maven or similar

  • Testing frameworks: Pytest, or similar

  • Automated provisioning: Ansible, Puppet, Chef or similar

  • Web services: JS, REST, API design, etc.

  • Could Solutions AWS, Azure, Google Cloud etc


The client in return offer a strong salary in line with experience, an excellent package including pensions and insurances.

They have a flexible annual leave provision and include several work life balance provisions, including Life Benefits and employee discounts.

Next Steps:

Please send qualified CV with a coversheet outlining your suitability

Equal Opportunities:

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion, belief or age.

Technical Key Words:

DevOps, Test Automation, Test infrastructure, OpenSource, CI, Continuous integration, Deployment automation, Python, Ruby, Java, Linux, RedHat, RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu, scripting, Configuration, Jenkins, Pytest, Maven, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, JS, REST, API design, Could Solutions, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £43500 - £55000 per annum + DOE
  • Location: Glasgow, Scotland
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: FPSG Connect
  • Tel: 0141 270 5003
  • Fax: 0141 270 5555
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2017-09-13 18:03:37 -

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