Ref: 526| Posted: 9th Jun 2021

Engineer – DevOps

Durham Professional Services has a requirement for a Devops Engineer. This is a full time, permanent position, based in Central Glasgow but the role is currently WFH and likely to be in office as required.

This role will be to work as part of the Application Operations team to provide devops support to the development, testing and data analysis squad. The team provides support to the development squads to design and configure CI/CD processes and facilitates the integration of testing and data analysis in the development process. The team is responsible for maintaining pre-live environments and maintaining and monitoring production systems. The Application Operations team also performs a key role in the incident reporting and management process.

This role will be to:-

  • Design, implementation, and maintenance of build pipelines using TeamCity and Azure Devops.
  • Design, implementation, and maintenance of release pipelines using Octopus Deploy and Azure Devops
  • Creation and maintenance of azure resources via
  • Bulk management of resources via azure cli / powershell
  • Scripting the creation of resources with Terraform or ARM templates
  • Initial triage of the issue and correct categorisation of the severity of the incident
  • Communication of the incident to stakeholders
  • Support the development of a strong team culture focused on transparency, collaboration, and candour.
  • Ensure that continuous improvement is baked into everything you do.


Key Skills required

  • Experience in a devops role, or experience in a dev role with a strong bias towards devops.
  • Microsoft .NET development stack (C#, ASP.NET, MVC, SQL Server)
  • Azure stack
  • Azure Devops
  • Proactive approach.
  • Focused on outcomes rather than outputs
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Pragmatic and flexible attitude
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail