Senior DevOps Engineer

Barclays Perm
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior DevOps Engineer


Radbroke, Barclays Technology Campus. Where the best talent in the world can build careers full of scope, variety and reward, by creating the technical solutions that meet today's demands, answer tomorrow's questions and redefine the future of finance.

As well as the day-to-day activities, a big piece of project work has presented itself within the Bank to migrate our services into the cloud. This role will require the successful applicant to technically lead a team of 4 DevOps Engineers and steer them to deliver the integration of this project. You should ideally have experience with Stakeholder engagement and managerial responsibilities. You should also have built and supported Cloud platforms and complex multi-tiered, infrastructure environments.


Working within an Agile/Scrum/Devops/Cloud environment you would be responsible for:

  • Building, managing and developing a team of Mobile DevOps Engineers
  • Determining the DevOps strategy alongside the DevOps Support Manager
  • Buliding detailed technical design and impact assessments
  • Building of new and existing applications on Cloud
  • Testing environment build, support & issue resolution
  • Seamless DevOps delivery of infrastructure change from development through to production

Essential Skills:

  • Cloud technologies: OpenShift, Docker
  • Deploying and configuring JBOSS or Websphere
  • Strong Jenkins experience managing continuous integration
  • Strong scripting and integration skills (eg shell, python, chef, perl etc)

Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Nexus, GIT, Stash, Confluence, JIRA, Kubernetes
  • Good database knowledge and SQL skills (on an enterprise database such as Oracle)
  • Red Hat Linux
  • Working with mobile phone applications

About Us

Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns.

Risk and Control Objective:

All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.

Our Culture:

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site here.

Barclays Values & Diversity

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law

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