Puppet Deployment Specialist - EU-client - 70 days initial, perspectiv Posted Jan 10
infom consulting GmbH , Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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We currently have a vacancy for one Puppet Deployment Specialist to offer his/her services within a European agency (client) in The Hague to start ASAP a 70 w/days contract (initial) in an EN-speaking environment. Extensions are possible, up to 400 days until year 2020. Our client is an international Organisation and a great reference in any CV.

Tasks & Responsibilities

Technical review, assurance and design for deployment

Prototyping of deployment in sandbox (manual steps)

Scripting of deployment (puppet, bash, RPM etc.)

Testing and bug fixing deployment

Documentation of the deployment steps

Release promotion

Release packaging

Release deployment (dev test install environments).

Skills & Experience

Minimum 7 years of experience in Technical review, assurance and design for deployment

Experience in Scripting of deployment (eg puppet, bash, RPM etc.)

Experience in release promotion, release packaging and release deployment

Linux - knowledge of RHEL 6.x/7.x administration, handling Linux services and filesystem management

Puppet - knowledge of Puppet 4 configuration management tool*. Creating or editing modules, maintaining Hiera datasets

GIT- knowledge of version control principles for software release management. Knowledge of branching, merging and creating release branches/tags

Maven (RPM plugin and versioning basics) - familiar with maven tool and basic knowledge on configuring pom.XML files for RPM packaging

TFS - familiar with Team Foundation Server platform for code management and release

Bash Scripting - familiar with bash Shell Scripting techniques

RPM packaging - familiar with RPM package creation (package versioning, preparation and post run steps)

YUM repositories - familiar with YUM binary repositories configuration and rpm package signing

DevOps principles - familiar with Continuous Integration/Delivery principles, agile software development methodologies

Working knowledge of English: B2 in needed

Award & Others

The applicants attention is drawn to the important role that the curriculum vitae plays in the evaluation. Curriculum vitae shall illustrate the specific skills relevant to this request.

We would like to receive CVs of suitable candidates together with pricing quotations, based on a daily net rate including travel costs for the services described.

CV form: Europass - CV - format will be required at a later stage

Place of Work: 100% on-site

Starting date: as soon as possible,

The proposed consultant(s) will be requested to present a Security Clearance no later than 4 months after the start of the services


Infom consulting is an owner-managed business and consulting firm in Germany. The company supports large corporations and larger SMEs across Europe. Our IT experts are realising projects for the European Institutions, United Nations agencies, International Organisations and multinational companies across the EU.

Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 70 w/days initial, persp. til 2020
Other Pay Info: market rate, cient will decide on price/quality