Job Category: IT
Job Type: contract
Job Location: Exeter

We are currently recruiting for a Senior IT Practitioner in Exeter.


Pay rate: PAYE 466.89 per day/UMB 600 per day.

Hours:  40hrs per week

Contract duration: Temporary ongoing



  • Application development – Design, develop, test and document robust, maintainable & secure code using industry standard patterns as per features described on the backlog.
  • Build & Deployment – Write and maintain automation pipelines for managing CI/CD working environments.
  • Agile Delivery – Take an active role in agile ceremonies including scrums, sprint planning, refinement, and retrospectives.
  • Mentoring – Mentor junior software developers within the tribe providing guidance through code reviews and pair programming.
  • Support – Take an active role in supporting the tribe’s technical estate during working hours.


Person Specification:

  • Good knowledge and experience of developing and testing software using Python with industry standard patterns.
  • Experience of using AWS serverless technologies (Lambda, StepFunctions, DynamoDB, S3, SNS, SQS, CloudWatch, APIGateway, RDS, CloudWatch) within production level IT Systems.
  • Good knowledge and experience of building and deploying software into an AWS environment using CDK, codeBuild, codePipeline.
  • Experience of using GitHub workflows.
  • Have used Jenkins to drive CI/CD.
  • Experience of working in an Agile SCRUM working environment.
  • Communication skills that foster good working relationships with developers, and non-technical stakeholders like Product Owners and Delivery Managers.
  • Ability to nurture and bring on junior developers through support and guidance.


Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience and understanding of Aviation based weather data and products.


Contact Olivia Mason for more information on this vacancy or to apply call 07789557717.

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