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Job #: R-00102114
Location: Mobile, GB
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: UK - NPPV2

Description

Job Description:

Lead DevOps Engineer

Programme: MPS

UNLEASH YOUR POTENTIAL 


At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams in the UK to address some of the most complex problems in defence, government, safety and security, and transportation. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business. https://www.leidos.com/company/global/uk-europe

Are you ready for your next career challenge?
 

Your Role and Responsibilities;

The Lead DevOps Engineer will be responsible for leveraging open-source and in-house tools to manage private and public infrastructure as code, designing reusable infrastructure components for scalable, highly-available, secure architectures for applications. 

The Lead DevOps Engineer will provide input and expertise to senior engineers to maintain alignments with best practices and recommending system improvements while overseeing the automated deployment, roll-back, and monitoring of applications into software development, test, and production environment. This individual is expected to be a thought leader with respect to DevOps trends and will be in charge of the development pipeline for an entire program. This individual must have excellent communication skills in presenting to senior management, stakeholders and customers. This individual is expected to create an environment for innovation and  technical mentoring.

Your Skills and Experience:

Significant experience with cloud technologies:

-AWS, Azure

Significant experience with infrastructure as Code (IaC) and configuration:

-Terraform, Ansible, Azure CLI, AzureRM

Experience administering and deploying development CI/CD tools:

-Git, Jira, Jenkins

Familiarity with container orchestration services:

-Docker, Kubernetes, Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Experience with software engineering best practices:

-C#, Java, Go, Python

-Experience with infrastructure scripting:

-Bash, PowerShell, Python

-Experience with or knowledge of Agile Software Development methodologies

-experience with Windows and Linux operating systems, network administration, and networking protocols/functions (e.g., HTTP, HTTPS, SSL/TLS, SMTP, DNS)

-Problem-solving attitude, Perform root cause analysis for production errors and Investigate and resolve technical issues

Favorable If You Have;

- Experience with database querying language and database platforms:

SQL, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Postgres

-Experience with Web Services, APIs  and Data Distribution Protocols

Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your CV with us today.

What we do for you:

At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.

We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:

•    Contributory Pension Scheme

•    Private Medical Insurance

•    33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)

•    Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)

•    Dynamic Working 

Commitment to Diversity:

We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture.  We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone.  If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.

Who We Are:

Leidos UK & EUROPE – we work to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering and science.

Leidos is a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.

Pay Range:

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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