Senior/Lead DevOps Engineer

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Technology
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Salary: £70,000 Per annum + Benefits 
Contact name: Ben Turner

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293584300
Job ref: 20759
Published: 29 days ago
Expiry date: 08 April 2021

Location: Remote Working

​My client is looking to recruit an experienced Senior DevOps Engineer to join their team and be responsible for designing and developing the technology solutions that drive their organisation’s business. As a senior DevOps Engineer the successful candidates will also be responsible for managing the DevOps team & maintaining, implementing and supporting infrastructure both in the cloud and on-premise. This includes being involved in new projects supporting the internal and external clients. This role would suit someone who likes a challenge and enjoys a fast-paced environment.

Key responsibilities Include:

  • Ensuring monitoring alerts are responded to

  • Automating tasks where possible

  • Treating Infrastructure as code

  • Supporting internal Development teams in a DevOps culture

  • Traveling to other sites (Offices and Data centres)

  • Dealing with support tickets

  • Support out of hours work

  • To manage all people processes for the DevOps Engineers including recruitment, performance management, reward and recognition, employee development and dealing with any performance issues in a timely and sensitive manner

The ideal candidate will have as many of the following qualities:

Soft Skills

  • You are passionate about the world of cloud engineering and programming.

  • You love learning new skills and are always pushing yourself to learn more.

  • You can deal with high-pressure situations, step back and get the full picture before jumping in.

  • Complex polymorphic problem solving is your bread and butter. You love the solution and want more!

  • You grasp new concepts quickly and to a high standard.

  • You thrive in a strong teamwork environment and put the team first in all of your actions. 

Technical Skills

  • Virtualisation Experience (Hyper-V, VMWare, Xen)

  • Window Server Administration

  • Linux Server Administration

  • Networking (Firewall, Routing and Switching)

  • Cloud (Azure)

  • Infrastructure as code (Terraform, Azure Resource Templates)

  • Configuration Management (Salt, Chef, Ansible)

  • Atlassian Tools (Jira, Bamboo, BitBucket, Confluence)

  • Powershell, Bash or Python

  • Monitoring (New Relic, Sumologic)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a field leading client with opportunities for career progression and personal development. For more information and a full job description, please contact Ben Turner at RBW Consulting.

Salary: £70,000 Per annum + Benefits