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Summary This is an exciting opportunity to work in a key role contributing to the success of the national immunisation programme and Pandemic Flu Response. The post holder will be a key member of the ImmForm Team, and will provide support our current activities and contribute to upcoming technical projects. Our team focuses on supporting and developing systems that provide the functionality needed for both vaccine and pandemic response stock ordering by the NHS. Additionally, we provide monitoring and evaluation of the national immunisation programmes. We have big ambitions to grow and improve the services we provide and our technical roadmap is evolving. Streams of work include re-writing of an existing Monolithic application into a distributed microservice based solution on cloud infrastructure. We work in small, agile teams. We always ask how we can make things better for users, who are at the centre of everything we do. Be part of a passionate and talented team. Help us make ImmForm systems better. As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will: Redesign and drive the strategy to rebuild our CI pipelines as we refactor our traditional monolithic web applications into a loosely coupled service based architecture Support our agile development teams as they refactor their CI pipelines Maintain secure and reliable environments Keep up to date with the latest DevOps tools and practices Keep up to date on the latest Azure offerings Contribute to our technical roadmaps Release to on-premise / off-premise / Azure cloud Share your knowledge with the rest of the team Experience initiating projects, participating in workshops to gather user needs and building prototypes Understanding of agile environments, continual delivery techniques and DevOps cultures Understanding of how to influence senior management and communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences Make significant decisions in the DevOps which carries significant risk to the service and department. Shaping DevOps polices and setting long-term objectives and performance standards. Provide technical leadership and consultancy to both internal and external technical teams Senior DevOps Engineer provides authoritative advice to senior grades in relation to their expert or operational areas. This involves complex, high risk and sensitive issues, involving a wide range of solutions. They will need to defend their actions, particularly in light of Audits and should security or other technical issues/events occur. Applicants are strongly advised to use the criteria in the person specification (available online) as sub-headings in their application to make it clear how they meet each of the selection criteria. Please also see job description for competencies Option 3 - External Open to all external applicants (anyone) from outside the Civil Service (including by definition internal applicants). Appointment to this post is on PHE terms and conditions of service. Only previous continuous service in the Civil Service is recognised for contractual purposes. Public Health England promotes diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunities employer For further details / informal visits contact: [email protected] uk and [email protected] (ImmForm Team).