Code Architect

Posted 16 November 2022
Salary Up to £637.75 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameAlex Diamond

Job description

Role Title: Chef Architect
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Knutsford / Hybrid
Duration: 6 months
Rate: £637.75PD

Trust in Soda have partnered with a world renowned consultative service business in their search for a Chef Architect for an initial 6 month contract with the probability of extension

You'll be responsible for developing and driving improvements in Chef toolset, focusing on process optimization and establishment of best practices. You'll contribute to the strategic product roadmap and development, provide expertise and technical support to application or infrastructure teams, participate in driving adoption and use of Chef across organization. You will be required to code in python, ruby and Chef DSL

Essential Skills:

  • Experienced Solution/Product Architect with specific knowledge of Chef architecture as a platform for automated configuration management in a complex environment
  • Expert level knowledge of Chef Infrastructure (Cookstyle, test kitchen, chef spec, runlist, policies, data stores, data bags, chef infra server)
  • Experience with knife command and writing recipes for infrastructure cookbooks
  • Hands on experience of Jenkins Pipeline, GIT and writing CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience of writing Python code
  • Experience in writing SQL queries
  • Self-starter with a challenging but positive and influential style

Desirable skills:

  • Experience of Cloud Infrastructure - AWS and Azure
  • Experience of both Windows and Unix OS
  • Knowledge/Experience of Ansible
  • TOGAF certification
  • Knowledge of Agile & Lean methodologies & DevOps
  • Experience of Ruby