Chef Consultant

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin City Centre
  • Category: Ruby, Software Development
  • Salary: Negotiable

Chef Consultant

My Client is a globally recognised investment management firm. They are currently seeking a Chef Consultant to join their growing team in Dublin. The successful candidate will have worked as part of a team that collaborated on a shared code base and adhered to best practices with regards to developing, testing, and merging updates to Chef.

Apply for the Chef Consultant role above, or contact Graham Houlihan for more information.

Responsibilities of the Chef Consultant role:

  • Provide development of internally written Chef cookbooks and custom resources used to automate Linux workloads
  • Remediate existing architectural defects in the current implementation of Chef within our estate
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work with remote teams in different timezones
  • Develop and improve existing Jenkins pipelines for managing Chef recipes and cookbooks

Required Skills and Experience for the Chef Consultant role:

  • Extensive experience in a systems engineering and/or a software development function
  • Experience in working with RedHat and/or CentOS linux distributions
  • Experience in design and implementation of automated configuration management using Chef
  • Experience in scripting and programming languages, to include BASH and Ruby
  • Experience in writing unit tests with Chefspec and/or Rspec
  • Experience in writing validation and integration checks with Chef Inspec
  • Experience automating testing on virtualized, containerized, or cloud based systems
  • Design, development and implementation of existing and new Chef cookbooks/resources
  • Solid understanding of version control systems and Git best practices
  • Continuous integration/deployment – Experience with Jenkins a plus
  • Systems engineering knowledge including understanding of Linux, security and networking
  • Knowledge of other configuration management platforms, including Ansible & Salt is a plus
  • Detail-oriented, customer-focused approach to solving problems

#ChefConsultant #SoftwareDevelopment #Linux #Ruby

If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV graham.jobs@solasit.ie. Alternatively please call me on

By submitting your CV here you are you are consenting to Solas IT processing your details in accordance with our Privacy Statement. We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Read our Privacy Statement to understand how we will use your personal information.

DUBLIN OFFICE

SOLAS IT RECRUITMENT
4th FLOOR, 18-19 COLLEGE GREEN
DUBLIN 2

ATHLONE OFFICE

6a GARDEN VALE
BALLYMAHON ROAD
ATHLONE, CO WESTMEATH

01 244 9520