DevOps Lead Engineer - London - £100,000
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 Lead is responsible for the defining, architecting, creating and running an efficient DevOps lifecycle, whilst also ensuring a high availability service
Your primary role will be to mentor and lead a team of DevOps engineers to continuously innovate and develop our 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
- Act as a DevOps evangelist, helping people understand the benefits, challenges and implications of adopting DevOps, and helping teams move to this model
- Define and support continuous delivery approach including tooling and automated testing
- Identify and own best practice for DevOps and migrate each team to that standard
- 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
- Be an expert in DevOps tooling design and methodologies
- Demonstrable proficiency in programming and scripting languages e.g. Python, Ruby, Go, Bash, PowerShell
- Advanced infrastructure-as-code software experience e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation
- Experience with automated testing tools such as ServerSpec
- Knowledge of Continuous Integration - Continuous Deployment pipelines e.g. Jenkins
- Recognised proficiency with Amazon AWS (e.g. VPC, EC2, S3, Lambda, DynamoDB, RDS etc).
- Advanced Linux and/or Windows systems administration skills
- Experience of introducing DevOps within large corporate organisations
- Proven track on developing and running DevOps teams within a heavily regulated organisation
DevOps Lead Engineer - London - Up to £100,000