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Lead DevOps Engineer

£70,000 to £80,000 plus Bonus (upto 50%)
London Bridge London Bridge Location Remote
Job Type
Evolution Recruitment Solutions https://www.evolutionjobs.com/

Do you want to work on platforms that are used by millions of users?

Play a critical role in business critical global project?

Work with and lead a team of talented engineers to work on industry leading solutions?

If you answer to the above is “YES” please click apply of contact Dave Macpherson at Evolution Recruitment Solutions. 

As a Lead DevOps Engineer you will run a team of upto 8 DevOps engineers and automation tester. You will be focused on three key areas, people/leadership, project delivery/stakeholder engagement and technology. 

Your Squad/Team will be responsible for:

  • Building and owning CI/CD Pipelines
  • Infrastructure as code
  • Release strategies
  • Application and infrastructure monitoring
  • Ensuring security and regulatory responsibilities are adhered to
  • High level DB support
  • Help prioritise work based on business goals
  • Use previous knowledge and experience to help drive decision making

In addition to these responsibilities, as a Lead you will be expected to:

  • Line manage and mentor the DevOps Engineers within the team
  • Assist where needed in recruitment activities
  • Turn high level programme planning into low level actionable pieces of work
  • Manage stakeholders for the team’s deliverables
Skills and Knowledge Required (Leadership/Soft):
  • Previous experience in leading a team of DevOps Engineers
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Project delivery
  • Interest and experience in developing and improving skills across an engineering team
Skills and Knowledge Required (Technology):
  • Public Cloud – AWS
  • CI/CD – Jenkins or GoCD
  • IaC – Terraform, CloudFormation or AWS CDK
  • Configuration Management – Ansible, Chef or Puppet
  • Application monitoring and alerts – Prometheus, Alert Manager & Graphana Loki
  • Additional Tech – Kafka, Cassandra, Apache Storm, Active MQ, Hashicorp Suite
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