DevOps (AWS / Kubernetes) – Exeter

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DevOps (AWS / Kubernetes)
Exeter (Devon)
3 – 6 Month Rolling Contract
£500-£550/day (DOE)

DevOps Consultant needed with strong AWS Cloud and Kubernetes skills. 3 to 6 Month Rolling Contract based in Exeter (Devon). Start ASAP ideally by 18th February (or as close to this date as possible).

Key skills, experience and responsibilities will include…

  • DevOps Consultant needed with strong Kubernetes experience.
  • Deploying Kubernetes to AWS (using KOPS) and deployment of Docker containers into Kubernetes.
  • Build, deployment, provisioning of AWS cloud-based solutions
  • Designing technical components to fit the environment.
  • Proven experience of AWS cloud (AWS RDS, EKS).
  • CI/CD and Jenkins experience, including managing of containerised applications (Docker).
  • Connecting JIRA and Slack to Jenkins for workflow management and visibility.
  • Running unit tests, code review, integration test, performance tests and dependency scanning within CI/CD Pipeline.
  • Alert / Monitoring experience (Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk).
  • Configuration experience (SonarQube, Crucible, Helm, Docker, Git, Nexus, Junit, Black Duck, OpenVPN, Bastion Server, FreeIPA).
  • AWS solutions architecture / design level experience would be a bonus.
  • Experience of large-scale organisations and AWS programmes is strongly preferred.


  • Please email through a copy of your CV for consideration stating your work availability, £ day rate expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you believe you are a strong match for this position.
  • If your experience matches the job description a member of the Syntax team will contact you to talk you through the full details and to answer any questions you may have.
  • We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of enquiries we regret it is not always possible to do this.


  • Syntax Consultancy Ltd is a leading independent IT, Digital & Tech recruitment specialist.
  • We offer 30+ years’ experience in providing outstanding talent into clients throughout the UK & Europe, including the IT Consultancy, Government, Education, NHS, Software and Retail markets.
  • We specialise in supplying high-end Contract / Interim and Permanent IT, Digital and Technical professionals who make an immediate, positive impact.
  • At Syntax we pride ourselves on providing an outstanding service to candidates and clients alike.
  • We aim to make the recruitment process as positive and hassle-free as possible, whatever the final outcome.
  • Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency.

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