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Lead DevOps Engineer - Luton - £85,000 + bonus

  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

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    Information Technology

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  • Salary:

    £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits

  • Contact:

    Vikki Bayfield

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    almost 2 years ago

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Lead DevOps Engineer - Luton - £85,000 + bonus

Our client a global e-commerce organisation who operate in over 180 countries and had a revenue over 20 Billion EUR last year, are actively seeking a Lead DevOps Engineer to join their team based in Luton.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of delivering and implementing automated analytics solutions at scale using a range of cloud technologies.

Essential Skills:

  • Strong team leadership experience
  • Experience in Big Data (Hadoop ecosystems) Installation and optimization
  • Extensive AWS experience: installing and optimising AWS products i.e. S3, EC2, EMR, Lambda, CloudWatch, DynamoDB, redshift, Glue, Kinesis, security, networking etc
  • Experience in setting up and managing Pub/Sub systems like Kinesis
  • Experience in Terraform, Ansible and AWS CloudFormation scripting
  • Experience on development and monitoring tools like AWS CloudWatch, Dynatrace, Git (Bitbucket) and Jenkins
  • Experience in creating and managing CI/CD pipelines


  • Integration of tooling to provide automated deployment including quality assurance processes
  • Working with architects and developers to maintain a set of standards. Accountable for ensuring overall code quality and coverage from development resource for the platform.
  • Alongside Technical Architects and Product Owners, create detailed design and provide inputs for the solution designs
  • Work with delivery managers/Scrum Masters to create sprint plans identifying the technical dependencies and identifying critical path based on core technical deliverables.
  • You will work within the Agile development framework. As a key member in the scrum team, you will be the go-to person to resolve complex technical issues & work on resolution with development team.
  • You will also be involved in developing core complex components, POCs, conducting technical workshops along with technical leads from other application areas.
  • Key involvement in defining tools, metrics and processes used.
  • Be a key link between the Scrum team and the Cloud Dev Ops service delivery functions

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

Lead DevOps Engineer - Luton - £85,000 + bonus