Providing support for software engineers working with Agile methodologies, working within the software development team and across collaborating teams to coordinate services and support.
Preparing environments, tools and methods for Continuous Delivery and integration through the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Building CI / CD pipelines
Supporting the SDLC events; planning, story estimation, stand-ups, sprint reviews and retrospectives
On-call support where this is necessary as part of a software development team
Attending problem meetings with clients and internal managers
Sharing knowledge across DevOps, Development, Testing and Infrastructure teams
Contributing to the CD and DevOps practices within Endava to share best practice and develop Endava’s capability
Qualifications and Experience
3 years’ experience from similar backgrounds, or with exceptionally skilled candidates with a strong background in infrastructure services, automation or similar.?
Grounding in the consequences of operational impact from software delivery
Demonstrable experience of delivering technical change projects, working within an organization that has adopted the DevOps philosophy
Strong experience of Continuous Integration / Delivery technologies, concepts and tools, having worked within a software engineering environment
Understanding of application deployment and release management best practices e.g. Blue / Green, Canary, Dark launch / feature-flagging
Good working knowledge of Infrastructure-as-Code and Configuration Management tools (such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef or Salt etc).
Multi Operating System knowledge
Good knowledge of infrastructure including public, private and hybrid cloud.
Knowledge of networking including TCP / IP knowledge and security awareness
Familiarity with software versioning tools e.g. Git, SVN
Knowledge of scripting, eg. Bash shell scripting, Python, Windows PowerShell (DSC), VB etc.
Strong english skills (Level 90%)
Experience and knowledge of container technologies, eg. Docker, LXC
Awareness software build tools such as Maven / MSBuild etc, Artefact repository managers such as Nexus / Artifactory etc
OS packaging (RPMs, MSI), and other tools such as Vagrant, Packer etc
Familiarity with Atlassian suite of tools; e.g. Jira, Confluence etc
Familarity of testing frameworks and tools; e.g. BATS, ServerSpec etc