DevOps Engineer

Job Type: Contract
Posted: almost 5 years ago
Contact: Maricris Fermin
Reference: 192749_1550823834

DevOps Engineer

  • 9.5 months contract, with an option to extend for 4 months
  • 1 position available
  • Attractive remuneration package

The Client

  • A familiar brand in Singapore's public sector industry

The Opportunity

The DevOps Engineer will be part of a team that will take on the exciting and challenging role of delivering and maintaining a large-scale project using AGILE software development methodology.
Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide production support and operation for a 24x7 system
  • Plan for and work with the project management team to procure and manage development infrastructure such as workstation, server, storage, network and data protection
  • Provision virtual machines, application software for development team
  • Develop automation code for deployment and maintenance of infrastructure and applications
  • Perform automated deployments to existing or new infrastructure environments
  • Build continuous integration and delivery pipeline for applications
  • Liaise with 3rd party software and hardware vendors to manage and resolve incidents and technical issues
  • Liaise with 3rd party hosting providers to manage and resolve incidents and technical issues.

Your Background

  • Tertiary Education (Degree or Diploma) in relevant fields is preferred.
  • Working experience in administrating Unix based (e.g. Solaris, RHEL) or Windows servers
  • Experience in virtualisation (VMWare VSphere family of products) / container technology will be an added advantage
  • Experience in setting up and supporting the following tech stack will be an added advantage:
    o Middleware like Passenger, iPlanet, JBoss, Weblogic, Apache, IIS
    o Messaging Queue like RabbitMQ or other AMQP
    o Load balancer or reverse proxy like HAProxy
    o Oracle Database and clustering (e.g. RAC, Data Guard)
  • Experience in scripting languages (e.g. Python and PERL, Unix shell scripting, FTP/SFTP scripting, PowerShell scripting) will be an added advantage
  • Experience in setting up and using Agile continuous integration tools will be an added advantage, for example
    o Configuration management tool such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet
    o Continuous integration tool such as Go.CD, Jenkins, Bamboo
  • Added advantages (non mandatory): programming in either Java, J2EE, Dot Net and/or Ruby on Rails, Python, PERL, etc.
  • Good analytical and writing skills
  • Positive and willing to learn new technologies
  • Good team player and meticulous
  • Passionate in championing the team to continuously improve to deliver quality software product

Interested candidates can send their resume to or apply online.