DevOps Engineer (Puppet) – Contract

Based in Brussels, our client is a global leader in consulting and digital transformation, specialising in hi-tech transactional services, unified communications, cloud, big data and cybersecurity services.

They require an expert in Puppet (3.x, 5.x) and related tools to join them on a day rate rolling contract basis. This will be a remote based role.

You will develop solutions based on puppet ecosystem for provisioning, configuration management, release management etc.

Job Reference: BBBH 19234

What will a DevOps Engineer do?

  • Coding / refactoring / testing / automation of existing infrastructure
  • Coding / automation for the rollout of new and evolution of software packages
  • Participate in and improve the management of the puppet ecosystem
  • Coaching of junior employees
  • Writing necessary documentation
  • Work closely with infrastructure architecture, deployment team, operations team & development teams
  • Training stakeholders in puppet-based way of working (development and operations)

What does the Ideal Candidate look like?

  • Fluency in English
  • Expert in Puppet (3.x, 5.x) and related tools (provisioning, configuration management)
  • Proven experience in puppet coding, testing, best practices on an enterprise scale (? 500 nodes)
  • Proven experience in puppet rollout and enterprise scale management (infrastructure as code) across different environments (development, test, acceptance, production)
  • Experience using puppet, mcollective / choria for release management, software deployment of in-house developed applications
  • Preferably participated in puppet lab training (puppet practitioner or puppet architect) or equivalent through experience
  • Notions of continuous delivery pipelines (Jenkins)
  • Expert in Linux OS RHEL 7.x, 6.x (or equivalent)
  • Preferably knowledge of Git, Elastic search / logstash / kibana, Icinga / Graphite, apache, tomcat, terraform, amazon web services
  • Knowledge of VMWare

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