DevOps Engineer / Cloud Automation Solutions Architect

Automation Logic Ltd
London (Greater)
£50,000 - £80,000
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

DevOps Engineer / Cloud Automation Solutions Architect

About Automation Logic:

We are the UK's leading independent cloud and automation consultancy, focused on the large enterprise market, banking and government sectors.

A niche provider and the leaders in our field, we provide a great, fast moving, supportive culture, challenging and varied work and a team of very smart colleagues and now looking to recruit for a DevOps Engineer

Automation Logic offers competitive compensation packages and benefits.

DevOps Engineer Role:

You will deliver hands-on, business-oriented strategic and technical consulting to our clients for cloud infrastructure and data centre automation solutions.

Our Automation Engineers and Architects come from a DevOps background and are technically adept in configuration management tools, continuous development, Linux environments and have experience of delivering cloud infrastructure and cloud automation.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analysing existing systems and flows of data and designs functional specifications;
  • Liaising effectively with clients to identify their requirements and business? needs;
  • Advising clients the impact of emerging technology as well as the potential introduction of such technology by preparing a proposals;
  • Undertaking technical and feasibility studies including site investigations;
  • Providing advice and assistance in the procurement, provision, delivery, installation, maintenance and use of IT systems and their environments;
  • Resolving design and development problems;
  • Making sure the project complies with legal requirements;
  • Ensuring systems run smoothly and structures are completed within budget and on time;
  • Analysing and monitoring clients? network infrastructure and performance;
  • Implementing and testing new systems to correct any deficiencies that affect production and quality requirements;
  • Keeping abreast of latest technology to maintain and improve our services;

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Strong knowledge of Linux based systems
  • DevOps background/experience
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible and Salt
  • Knowledge of various cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, Openstack
  • Scripting ability (ideally Python or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of Containers and Container Orchestration such as Docker or Kubernetes
  • Experience of Agile / Scrum methodology
  • A passion for open source technologies and the open source community
  • Demonstrable experience in cloud-automation
  • Demonstrate the ability to quickly learn new technologies.
  • Demonstrate the ability to solve complex, multi-system problems.
  • Have experience of stakeholder management within complex organisations.
  • Be comfortable with being responsible for the delivery of significant cloud and automation projects.
  • Be willing to work in multiple locations and prepared to travel.
  • Be a fast learner, ambitions, and comfortable working in high-pressure environments.
  • Exhibit a proven track record of continually looking for ways to improve customer satisfaction.


  • Annual flexible benefits allowance offering a choice of
    • Private medical insurance
    • Dental cover
    • Gym membership
    • Buying holiday
  • Company pension
  • Tax efficient salary sacrifice schemes
    • Childcare allowance
    • Cycle to work scheme

Please note we are seeking various candidates for this position, there are a number of roles available. If you are interested in this position, please submit your application on or by 6 December 2017.

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