Head of DevOps

Explore Group
London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of DevOps - Head of Cloud - DevOps - Consultancy - Between £130,000 to £160,000 - London - Cloud - AWS - Azure

Head of DevOps required for an industry leading consultancy. The Head of DevOps will take ownership of defining the DevOps and Cloud strategy for the UK wing of the business.

The Head of DevOps will be managing 200 engineers and will understand the business needs of our clients, ensuring that they are able to operate and grow successfully in the new generation of Cloud-first IT.

What we offer

  • Up to 160k Salary
  • World class Corporate benefits
  • Opportunity to attend and speak at Events
  • Leading the DevOps function for a prestigious international consultancy!

The role

  • Shaping the Cloud and DevOps strategy the UK business
  • Team management of the UK Cloud and DevOps Practice
  • Leader and technical direction, comfortable managing a large geographically separate team (40 engineers)
  • Forging strong relationships with a range of stakeholders internal and external, up to C level
  • Working with offshore development teams, adapting your communications approach to meet the needs of diverse audiences
  • Final level technical responsibility and oversight for delivery


  • Capable of strategizing and defining enterprise level solutions; technical implementation details across both Cloud & Development
  • Managing and leading teams
  • Deep understanding of Cloud platforms (AWS, Azure)
  • Extensive hands on DevOps tooling experience; Config management (Puppet, Ansible, Chef), Containers/Dockers, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery
  • Typically a System Administrator background

Nice to have

  • Consulting background
  • ATG Commerce exposure

Why Us

We are one for the world's fasted growing provider's of Software Engineering, Design and Consulting services, occupying a unique position in the digital services industry. Part agency, part consultancy, part innovation lab, we are dedicated to helping global enterprises thrive in the digital age, embracing Cloud and DevOps!

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me

Head of DevOps - Head of Cloud - DevOps - Consultancy - Between £130,000 to £160,000 - London - Cloud - AWS - Azure