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Tooling Engineer

  • Location: Blackpool, Lancashire
  • Salary: £500 - £520 per day
  • Contract hours: FullTime

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Tooling Engineer AWS DevOps Ansible Puppet Gitlab

Tooling Engineer to work on moving the departments aged benefit processing systems off the VME IT platform and onto more modern, sustainable and cheaper to run infrastructure, using AWS to provide a platform.

Job Description:

  • Be Extremely handson, highly technical with strong experience in tooling engineering to proactively deliver against tooling requirements
  • In conjunction with the Tooling Architect assist with the design of tooling and produce a coherent set of high level and low requirements for the VMER environment. Practical experience with Tooling technologies (Gitlab, Artifactory, Puppet, Ansible, Nexus, AWS Code Commit and related AWS Technologies)

  • Advise/Produce an Automation and Orchestration strategy

  • Be fluent with automated work flows YAML, XML, Shell, Bash, Linux, Ruby, Git, Snow
  • The Tooling Engineer is responsible for the end to end development and deployment of Tooling Environments to support the programme requirements.
  • They will manage the technical development and work with (share expertise) the design team, to develop, build and test secure technology platform solutions for future use
  • They will provide Tooling services to support a range of stakeholders and provide required support and assistance
  • They will make use of their considerable technical knowledge and experience to determine appropriate methodology and use of cloudbased technologies, deploying innovative agile techniques to reduce the overall project technical risk and deliver to within cost, time, scope and quality
  • Act as role model for Civil Service Leadership; leading, motivating and inspiring others to deliver outstanding performance ensuring behaviors are not sacrificed whilst striving to deliver.
  • Accountable for the end to end successful delivery of new AWS and innovative technology services to quality, time and budget on large scale, complex project/programme
  • Leading the implementation of the AWS IT Change into the Production / Live estate
  • Communicate effectively with wide range of stakeholders including developers, architects and Business owners,
  • Lead and work adaptively with experienced colleagues operating in more standard delivery processes to unblock technical issues wherever possible.
  • Actively participate in Technology Delivery Community sharing and reapplying skills and knowledge and bringing in best practice.

Skills and Experience

  • An experienced and skilled Tooling Engineer who specializes in building technical cloudbased infrastructure;
  • Automation methodologies and scripting
  • Strive to review and improve services as the tooling platform evolves
  • Delivering technical solutions and working within hybridcloud enterprise level configurations
  • Tooling Engineer who can build and deliver CI/CD pipeline
  • Be a certified Tooling Engineer being able to give specialist advice to others.
  • Have a proven track record of successful Tooling Engineering delivery
  • Excellent communication skills and stakeholder management skills across a wide range of stakeholders
  • Significant experience of working closely with a design team to define the technology roadmap for any given toolset
  • Have experience of working with security related stakeholders and expert teams to enable secure service provision, both for development and production environments.
  • Adjusts quickly to changing priorities and conditions. Copes effectively with complexity and change.
  • Ability to work under pressure in fast paced environment.

Tooling Engineer AWS DevOps Ansible Puppet Gitlab



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