Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Category: Infrastructure Operations
  • Location: EC2A 2JN
  • Region: London
  • Salary: £65 - £75k + excellent package including bonus and market leading pension
  • Permanent
  • Ref: PR/001008
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Last updated 8 months ago

Lead DevOps Engineer required by my client, a reputable financial services organisation to join the Cloud DevSecOps team to oversee the implementation and operation of DevOps across the company. You will be responsible for creating software development strategies that are essential for the successful deployment of software systems across the company. This is very much a hands-on and “doing role” and you will take responsibility for establishing and running an industry-leading Enterprise DevOps practice; define and implement the company’s DevOps strategy and standards and govern against these; work closely with the Cloud Security Principle to create a Cloud DevSecOps practice which is capable of delivering and operating all DevOps irrespective of platform selected.


MUST have proven experience of building and leading DevOps teams (current team direct reports – 5)

MUST have proven experience of establishing DevOps practices

MUST have proven experience of Azure Services and Azure DevOps

MUYST have experience in building and setting up CI/CD pipeline including production deployments

MUST have a good understanding of the Agile SDLC and implications on services within an ITIL framework

MUST have experience in automation

MUST have experience in containers and container orchestration tools

Also experience of enterprise-scale applications, API Gateways, high availability architecture, load balancing, and DR

Knowledge of modern infrastructure practices and working with Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC)

End-to-end experience of delivery across the DevOps toolchain including Azure DevOps, Jira, SonarQube, BitBucket, Nexus Repository, Terraform, Kubernetes, etc)



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