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DevOps Developer

Blisworth, Northamptonshire
2 Aug 2022

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

An opportunity has arisen for a highly flexible and motivated DevOps developer for the Supply Chain Information Services (SCIS) programs platform team.

Provide technical expertise in Containerized Service delivery using DevOps methods and practices in a multi-site team.

They must be comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels within the organization and be confident representing BDUK and teaming with the MOD and government partners.

A new and exciting requirement for a DevOps integration specialist. Primarily with technical experience of development using OpenShift, Ansible, Jira and Git toolset. Ideally with a shown experience in working on development projects. The successful candidate will be involved in the design, development, testing, implementation and support of associated components.

The individual will also perform analysis and resolve application performance issues in coordination with customers and other developers. Documenting processes and procedures and ensuring compliance with Boeing practices. The candidate will provide oversight as well as perform installations, deployments, upgrades, application migrations and infrastructure changes, ensuring detailed execution and continuous production. The position requires cross team coordination with tightly coupled development and architecture, infrastructure support teams, key suppliers, and other Boeing programs applying the same technologies.


  • Experience with OpenShift is required or other Kubernetes based platforms.
  • Experience with Automation and Ansible is required.
  • DevOps or Agile experience.
  • Good UNIX scripting knowledge is required.


  • Knowledge of Jenkins or similar CI/CD tools, Git and Jira.
  • Hands on experience developing JBOSS FUSE Java applications, with Spring Boot and Camel integration.
  • Knowledge of Oracle and Postgres Databases, with hands-on SQL and PL-SQL coding
  • Knowledge of working within the Defence sector would be a significant advantage.

The candidate must be willing to pick up additional responsibilities as the need arises. They must have a hard-working and hands on approach and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. They must be comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels within the organization and be confident representing BDUK and teaming with the SCIS MOD partners. The role may require travel within the UK.

The current work location is Milton Keynes with some hybrid work available.

Education and Experience:

Applies extensive job practices, techniques, standards, principles, theories, and concepts. Has full knowledge of Application Development related subject areas. Provides technical solutions to complex problems that require resourcefulness and creativity. Exercises considerable latitude in resolving technical objectives of assignment. Guides the successful completion of the technical delivery aspects of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.

Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.

Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. BOEING WILL NOT ATTEMPT TO OBTAIN IMMIGRATION AND LABOR SPONSORSHIP FOR ANY APPLICANTS. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll. Relocation Assistance is not available for this role.

PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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  • Job Reference: 675588575-2
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Boeing
  • Location: Blisworth, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: On Application