Contract DevOps Engineer

Leeds, England, United Kingdom - Remote

Full Time Contract Mid-level / Intermediate
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At The Data Shed, we've been working with some truly inspiring clients on anything from real-time data integration and data mining to analytics-ready data modelling and insight elicitation with data exploration and Machine Learning. We face new and exciting challenges every day, from ensuring high availability and performance of critical government systems, to understanding and improving complex banking and finance data structures.

Our DevOps Engineers find themselves working on a broad range of data-centric technologies across the major cloud providers and a range of other technologies.

We are looking for 1 x Contract DevOps Engineers to support on a range of projects to deliver for our clients.

Skill & Experience

At The Data Shed we are looking for experience in the following things. We need people who are open to new technologies, quick to adapt, and quick to learn.

Key Skills -

  • AWS
  • RDS / Aurora
  • Terraform
  • Python
  • DevOps / Automation experience
  • SQL
  • Circle CI or similar
  • Linux / Terminal experience


  • Champion Infrastructure-as-code and automation in every aspect of the solution, encouraging a platform agnostic approach;
  • Be prepared to operate in a hands-on development environment, working with several different platforms, languages and frameworks;
  • Support and encourage the maintenance of best practise and standards in Cloud architecture, data platform development, testing and support;
  • Share knowledge gained through consultancy and product development with the wider community, with the wider Technical Operations team and other Engineering teams at the Data Shed.
  • Ensure that all platforms are delivered in a secure, supportable and scalable manner and are documented appropriately;

Contract Length

3 months +

IR35 Status

Outside IR35


We have a Leeds HQ with a very flexible hybrid working policy - currently work will be predominantly remote.

Ready to be a Shedder?

We also celebrate each other’s differences and encourage each other to explore new ways of thinking. The result is a diverse set of individuals who come together to create a multi-talented, cohesive organisation. If you think that your uniqueness could make us even stronger, then please get in touch!

Tags: Analytics AWS Banking Cloud Data mining DevOps Linux Machine Learning Python SQL Terraform

Perks/benefits: Flex hours

Region: Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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Categories: Dev Jobs DevOps Jobs
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