Azure DevOps Engineer – 10462SJR1

Website Proactive IT


£50k – 55k per year

Azure DevOps Engineer – 12 month fixed term contract (salary based)

Our client is seeking a talented DevOps Engineer to join their team for a 12 month fixed term contract (salary based). The role offers hybrid working – 2 days a week onsite. If you’re passionate about implementing, maintaining, and documenting Azure hosted environments, this role could be perfect for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and suggest new platform solutions
  • Enhance and deploy platform improvements
  • Support and guide the development team on environment decisions and issues
  • Escalate technical application support tickets

Collaborative Working Relationships:

  • Development Team
  • Technical Development Manager
  • Testing Team
  • Application Support Team
  • Business Analysts
  • Projects Team

Essential Experience & Skills:

  • 2+ years in implementing and maintaining DevOps processes
  • Proficiency with Docker containers (Linux and Windows)
  • Expertise in Kubernetes for container orchestration
  • Experience with continuous deployments and microservices architecture
  • Familiarity with centralized logging and health checks
  • Knowledge of Azure Pipelines, Azure SQL databases, Azure SQL MI, IIS, SSO, CosmosDB
  • Competence with Azure Git or equivalent source control
  • Experience with Azure Service Bus or similar (e.g., RabbitMq)
  • Proficiency in PowerShell and MS SQL

Beneficial Skills:

  • Platform tuning experience
  • Knowledge of Bicep, CloudFlare, ARM Templates, Octopus Deploy, C# .NET
  • Familiarity with Prometheus/Grafana dashboards, Seq, Loki, VM’s, Nginx, Azure Load Testing, Azure Application Insights, Azure Kubernetes Service

What Our Client Offers:

  • Join a fast-growing, ambitious company with over 25 years of experience
  • Recognized as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces and Best Workplaces for Wellbeing 2023
  • Annual performance-based bonus incentives
  • Real-time, 360-degree performance feedback
  • Comprehensive private health insurance with Vitality Health
  • Group Life Insurance and Income Protection
  • BUPA Dental Insurance
  • 23 days holiday, rising to 26 days with service + UK Bank Holidays
  • Employer pension contributions up to 10%
  • AIG LifeWorks employee assistance programme (EAP) – 24/7 support for mental, financial, physical, and emotional wellbeing
  • Flexible working and work-from-home options
  • Professional development opportunities including mentorship, learning and development programs, and tuition reimbursement
  • Regular social events, monthly engagement activities, wellbeing days, and more
  • Paid time off for physical and mental health needs
  • Climate Positive Workforce initiative, offsetting employee carbon emissions by planting ten trees per month through Ecologi
  • A picturesque, rural office within walking distance of Windsor Great Park

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive and innovative team that values work-life balance, professional growth, and environmental sustainability. Apply today to take the next step in your DevOps career!

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted. 

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