Thales UK Limited

DevOps Engineer (BB-104C7)

Found in: Talent UK

Cheadle, United KingdomThales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer. We innovate across five major industries; Aerospace, Defence, Ground Transportation, Security and Space. Your health and well-being matters to us and that’s why we offer you the flexibility to do what’s important to you; whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.We are looking for a passionate DevOps Engineer to join our expanding team. Currently we are modernising our Software Development tooling to support our growing Maritime business and we are seeking someone who is going to challenge our current ways of working to ensure we work smarter. You will be instrumental in implementing new tools, driving innovation and ensuring we minimise technical debt. Your primary role will be to support the Software development teams at our Cheadle site which involves tool administration, creation of build pipelines and helping projects to move over to our new network.The right candidate will have a good understanding of DevOps practises and modern Software Development methodologies. We are also adopting more agile ways of working so a sound understanding of Agile methodologies is desirable.The tools and technology we use:Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket.Puppet.Artifactory.VMWare, VSphere.Maven, Gradle, Jenkins.Sonarqube, Klocwork.Key duties:Creation and maintenance of project build pipelines, nodes and Software quality tools.Administration of Software tooling.Setup and configuration of VLabs.Provide ad-hoc support to the Software department.Encourage innovation of ideas as common practise encouraging new technology and techniques.Skills and ExperienceExcellent communication and interpersonal skills.Demonstrable experience in a dev ops role.Demonstrable problem solving skills and experience driving innovation.A sound understanding of Software development lifecyclesExperience in Configuration Management and Change Control would be beneficial.Experience in Docker and Kubernetes would make you stand out!In line with Thales' Baseline Security requirements, candidates will be asked to provide evidence of identity, eligibility to work in the UK and employment and/or education history for up to three years. Some vacancies may require full Security Clearance which can require further evidence to be provided. For further details of the evidence required to apply for Baseline and Security Clearance please refer to the Defence Business Services National Security Vetting (DBS NSV) Agency.At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here,

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