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Lead DevOps Engineer - London - £76,000

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    London, England

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    Information Technology

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    £70000.00 - £76000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 1 year ago

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Lead DevOps Engineer - London - £76,000

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

The DevOps Lead will be responsible for helping define, architect, create and run an efficient DevOps lifecycle, including the appropriate tools and processes to enable the deployment of features into production quickly to support our clients Digital Business.

Required skills:

  • Experience of working in a DevOps environment in a medium or large organisation
  • Experience with Agile / Lean software development
  • Expertise in DevOps design and methodologies
  • Influencing and negotiation experience & strong communication skills
  • Practical experience with CI & test automation tooling; BDD & TDD
  • Experience in working with one of the major cloud vendors


  • Accountable for owning and managing all system environments and the development of tools and processes to enable effective delivery into production.
  • Establish yourself as an active member of global software development community
  • Become an advocate for Agile and DevOps best practices
  • Establish yourself as a thought leader on key topic areas: Agile, DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Testing, Shift Left
  • Help with the introduction of an appropriate DevOps strategy, processes, and tooling decisions
  • Act as a DevOps evangelist across the business, helping people understand the benefits, challenges and implications of adopting DevOps, and helping our teams move to this model.
  • Work with our CISO teams to integrate security tightly in the development process, and assist with the move to DevSecOps

Lead DevOps Engineer - London - £76,000