Devops Manager (Linux) - Architecture/ Cloud (Build a team)

Talent Point Ltd
United Kingdom
£100k - £120k pa
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Devops Manager (Linux) - Architecture/ Cloud (Build a team)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Devops Manager to join a one of the worlds largest retailers to help create and define a brand new platform whilst also implementing automation by building a devops team.

The current infrastructure is outsourced and is being brought in house; additionally there is currently no automation involved on the infrastructure side nor the development side. In this case the head of operations will have to gain support of the development team and the other IT staff to have a correctly implemented devops function.

In order to do so correctly, the head of operations will have to have knowledge of the impact of devops on all aspects of IT and know how to use devops methodologies to benefit everyone allowing it to be accepted by all within the IT department.

The successful candidate will have:

Strong experience managing a team of devops engineers.
Experience implementing a devops function.
Knowledge of how development teams work.
Strong technical knowledge on the technical tools surrounding automation.
Experience building out a team of engineers

This is a brilliant role for anyone Passionate about the correct implementation of devops and wanting to get involved in a greenfield function. This will not be a purely technical role; though you will have full autonomy in which tools you wish to use and how you wish to implement devops the role will also involve gaining buy in from key stake holders to ensure a cultural acceptance of devops.

The role will involve working with the director of infrastructure building a devops team who will do the actual implementation where you can take the role of overseeing that it is done correctly.

A truely unique role working in a well established, globally renowned company doing GREENFIELD work - With an excellent salary and package.

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) 00072652, an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.

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