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Salary: £30 - 32 per hour

Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 26 Jul 2021

Reference: 5012

Role: Site Reliability Engineer
Location: Manchester
Contract type: Ongoing contract
Hourly Rate: £32.00 per hour
IR35: Inside


The role is working for a large Automotive OEM as a Site Reliability Engineer, based out of their facility in Manchester.

Skills Required:

  •      Expertise in Kubernetes and Containerisation. This must include the use of managed services such as GKE, EKS or AKS.
  •      Any experience with Service Mesh such as Istio desirable.
  •      Expertise in infrastructure as code (IaC) and from a CI/CD perspective.
  •      Tools such as Terraform, Ansible and/or CloudFormation.
  •      Managed IaC through pipeline tools such Gitlab, Jenkins or GoCD.
  •      Deploying observability platforms such as DataDog, Elasticsearch or an open-source equivalent such as Grafana and Prometheus.

Experience Required:

  •      Development and enhancement of platform infrastructure,
  •      Development and enhancement of CI/CD pipelines Development and enhancement of platform security and security practices
  •      Maintaining and/or improving cloud compute costs

Experience Preferred:

  •      Work with product teams to ensure systems are secure, scalable, and reliable
  •      Driving initiatives to automate processes and reduce toil
  •      Review deployment and operational environments, troubleshoot issues and managing technical operations
  •      Monitoring and dash-boarding for application observability
  •      Strong advocate for DevOps practices with experience building CI/CD pipelines