DevOps Engineers - Newcastle - Security Clearance Required

Job details
Posting date: 24 January 2020
Salary: £26,000 to £70,000 per year
Additional salary information: depending on skills and experience
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 23 February 2020
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear
Company: Accenture
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 801828

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Role: DevOps Engineers - Newcastle - Security Clearance Required
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK

Salary: We have roles available across a range of Accenture career levels including Analyst, Senior Analyst, Specialist and Associate Manager/Manager Levels. Salary: £26,000 to £70,000+ (depending on skills and experience)

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at

You’ll want to work with us if….

You want to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

You want comprehensive, continuous training for your specialist area, as well as for professional skills development
We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

You want some phenomenal benefits
We have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, discounts across major brands, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

You want to be part of a 'Truly Human' environment

Accenture provides an extensive network of over 1,300 trained mental health allies and prioritises mental health at the top of our UKI Inclusion & Diversity Agenda. We are committed to raising awareness and educating Accenture people about our LGBT community while supporting our LGBT employees worldwide. Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.


We’d like to work with you if you/you’re…

• Experienced in concepts such as Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment, including hands on implementation experience in one or more tool e.g. Github, Jenkins, Artifactory, Maven, etc.
• Familiar with the approaches and tooling for automated software Quality Assurance.
• Experience using tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Chef to automate things like infrastructure provisioning, environment setup and software deployment.
• Experience implementing system monitoring and alerting using tools such as Elasticsearch, Fluentd, Kibana, Splunk or Prometheus.
• Experience with one or more Public/Private cloud offerings and with Virtualisation Technologies.
• Have experience in Agile and Lean Software delivery methodologies.
• Have experience in setup and administration of Linux based environments.

Not required, but it would be awesome if you/you’re...
• Confident leading teams and/or introducing DevOps to new projects.
• Experienced in defining and managing roadmaps for the implementation of DevOps in an enterprise IT organisation.
• Experienced in technical architecture i.e. the design and delivery of IT systems for a broad range of clients.
• Experienced in virtual network setup and/or Functional/Performance testing.
• Experience with one or more of the following;
o OpenShift, Docker, Kafka, Security.

Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS and SC security clearance which requires 5 years continuous UK address history at the point of application

Closing Date for Applications 31/05/2020. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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