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DevOps Engineer - £75,000

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    London, England

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    Information Technology

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    £65000.00 - £75000 per annum

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    about 1 year ago

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Senior DevOps Engineer - London - £75,000

Our client a FTSE 100 Global Insurance company who has a revenue over £50 million are actively seeking a DevOps Senior Engineer to join their team based in Central London.

The DevOps Senior Engineer is responsible for the defining, creating and running an efficient DevOps lifecycle, to enable the deployment of features globally into production, whilst ensuring a high availability service.

Your primary role will be to mentor to Junior DevOps engineers and continuously innovate and develop their cloud platform using the latest cloud, open source and CI/CD technologies.


  • Development of cloud platform features and enhancements using approved automation and CI/CD tooling
  • Recognise areas for improvement within the cloud platform around automation, CI/CD, and platform reliability
  • Define and support continuous delivery approach including tooling and automated testing
  • Actively communicate with your DevOps Lead to ensure that you are and your team always delivering to the product owners requirements and any issues are raised
  • Join sprint planning and retrospectives, and prioritise and manage your work using planning tools e.g. Jira
  • Manage the uptime of platform systems, and resolve outages
  • Safeguard that necessary documentation exists for Cloud Operations Engineers to resolve P1 incidents on a 24x7 basis
  • Ensure core DevOps methodologies are implemented to highest standard across environments.
  • Ensuring your team members are actively upskilling and sharing knowledge with their team

Essential Skills

  • Experience with Puppet, or Ansible
  • Capability to use infrastructure-as-code software e.g. Terraform
  • Recognised proficiency with Amazon AWS (e.g. VPC, EC2, S3, Lambda, DynamoDB, RDS etc).
  • Advanced Linux and/or Windows systems administration skills
  • Demonstrable proficiency in at least one programming/scripting language e.g. Python, Ruby, Go, Bash, PowerShell

If this Senior DevOps Engineer role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Senior DevOps Engineer - London - £75,000