Platform / DevOps Lead - Kubernetes - Containers - Swindon

Concept Information Technology Limited
06 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking to build a new team in their office in the Swindon area of Wiltshire. You will be given the opportunity to put in the place the strategically ed building blocks around Platform architecture hosted in the Cloud (experience of AWS, Google or Azure at architecture level is essential). Leading a team of Platform engineers you will be working closely with the engineering teams to build new security focused technology solutions. You will set the strategic direction for Platform and related tooling using the latest technology to lead the delivery of platform projects and the roadmap.

The key technology for this role is - Cloud Engineering, Kubernetes, Docker, Containers, Linux, Open source technology, micro-services and orchestration. It is likely that you will have a background in something like the following; DevOps engineer, Linux Engineer or Site reliability engineer and is looking to take the opportunity to lead a team and be given the rare opportunity not only to build a team but also direct the strategy.

Please only press ''apply'' for this role if you have the following experience and background!

  • Ideally an Architect level certification - Google or AWS of Azure or equivalent experience
  • Containers, Docker, Kubernetes for the architecture of multi-region, load-balanced resilient micro services type platforms
  • Strong Linux skills are mandatory
  • Knowledge in one or more of the following: Ansible, Puppet or Chef
  • Open source coding experience

My client is offering a relocation allowance with this role if you are 100% committed and need to relocate. Salary is up to c£80,000 + benefits. Full job spec is available please send CV to ***********************************

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