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The deadline was Monday 19 December 2016

DevOps Engineer - Linux, OS Hardening, end user device management

0 Incomplete applications

16 Completed applications

14 SME, 2 large

Important dates

Monday 12 December 2016
Deadline for asking questions
Wednesday 14 December 2016 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications
Monday 19 December 2016 at 11:59pm GMT


Specialist role
Web operations engineer
Summary of the work
Linux support engineer focused on DEV Tools, access management, End User Device management
Latest start date
Expected contract length
6 month
Organisation the work is for
Maximum day rate

About the work

Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
You will be working as a part of DevOps team with multiple Project development teams.
What the specialist will work on
- Supporting Ubuntu Linux Operating System and End User Devices
- Working with the Git version control system
- Working with Puppet configuration Management
- Managing and supporting Open Source software
- Working with developer tools and processes i.e IDEs, Maven, SBT
- Support and train technical and non-technical users
- Keeping documentation and writing HowTo usage documents
- Do basic scripting with Bash, Python or Ruby

Work setup

Address where the work will take place
HomeOffice, Marsham Street, London
Working arrangements
Successful candidate: ­ will be working onsite with a flexibility of 1 day working from home after first few month.
Security clearance
SC cleared or willing to undertake SC clearance.

Additional information

Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Essential skills and experience
  • Linux
  • Puppet
  • GIT
  • Knowledge of Computer hardware
  • Networking and network protocols
  • Developer tools and processes i.e IDEs, Maven, SBT
  • Basic scripting skills with Bash, Python or Ruby
  • OS Hardening
  • LDAP
  • VPN(OpenVpn)
  • Linux bootstrap
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • YubiKey
  • Two factor authentication

How suppliers will be evaluated

How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
  • Take responsibility for their work
  • Can work with clients with low technical expertise
  • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
Assessment methods
Work history
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit




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