L3 Operations Engineer

Job Ref: 50193218
Sector: Other
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 04 July 2018

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L3 Operations Engineer - London - 6 Month Contract

Our Banking client is offering an exciting opportunity for an L3 Operations Engineer to join their London based team on a 6 month contract.

The successful candidate will have previous banking experience as well as the following skills/knowledge:

  • Solid experience of working in a high-pressure, large-scale, global environment.
  • Solid understanding of Java application containers
  • Solid understanding of Web Servers; Apache, IIS
  • Solid understanding of Web Security - Web Application Firewalls & API Security Gateways
  • Experience of working with Application Development and business teams.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Solid understanding of distributed multi-tier architectures.
  • Solid understanding of change control procedures and incident reporting methodologies.
  • Solid understanding of setting up monitoring & alerting for new systems
  • Automating infrastructure provisioning - IaaS & Automating application delivery - PaaS
  • Successful, proven experience in similar function within a large multi-functional environment.
  • Very good working knowledge of financial services industry.
  • Experienced in the technical implementation of key business applications through Test and into Live Service.
  • Significant experience of different delivery methodologies (waterfall, agile/SaFE/LeSS/kanban/xp)

Essential Technical Experience:

  • Supporting Cloud First strategy: using AWS, Azure & SaaS services
  • UNIX/RHEL/Ubuntu with strong scripting experience
  • Microsoft Windows server platforms 2012 and 2016 with IIS 8.5 and .Net
  • Monitoring: ITRS Geneos, Nagios, AppDynamics or similar
  • Log management: Logstash, Syslog, ElasticSearch or similar
  • Experience in Server Security, Firewalls Setup, DNS management and Port Blocking
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting tools and techniques related to networks and systems i.e. remote access tools, Unix & Windows Support tools, connectivity tests, etc.
  • CM & Automation - Ansible Tower; Puppet Enterprise, Octopus; Urbancode
  • Strong technical knowledge of environments management and configuration orchestration technologies (e.g. GIT, Bitbucket, Team City, Artifactory, Nexus,. Concourse or other tools for continuous integration / continuous delivery)
  • Testing tools & frameworks, e.g. Selenium; Microfocus Silk Suite, Cucumber, Zephyr
  • Monitoring & Analytics - ITRS; Nagios; Datadog: AppDynamics, New Relic; Splunk (ELK presumably), Sumlogic
  • Containers - Use of Docker, Kubernetes, PKS and OpenShift - (ITSIO)

Should this L3 Operations Engineer position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact by telephone as required.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

03/08/2018 07:57:04