Senior DevOps Engineer - OpenStack REMOTE WORKING

Explore Group
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior DevOps Engineer - OpenStack - Ceph - REMOTE WORKING (UK based)

DevOps salary £65,000 - £80,000

My client is a leading cloud solutions provider who are currently embarking on a monumental growth phase following the acquisition various high profile contracts. They specialise in the development and implementation of Openstack Cloud solutions, supplying clients from FTSE 100 companies to smaller scaling businesses.

They are looking for Senior DevOps Engineer to play a big stake in the design, creation, configuration and delivery of cloud infrastructure environments using best practices and a proactive strategy.

The engineer will be working within a talented and dynamic cross-functional team that are able to translate technical direction into producing secure and highly scalable Openstack cloud solutions.

The position will allow remote working for engineers already based in the UK.

Responsibilities of the DevOps Engineer:

  • Being able to use Open-source DevOps tooling around automation and configuration management to deliver a variety of services, centred around a cloud platform
  • Troubleshoot and propose solutions to issues with existing automation or open source software
  • Develop automated processes to define, measure, and report on service quality, stability and capacity
  • Keep up to date with latest trends and technologies that can be implemented to improve the business objectives
  • Be a leading team member in championing new technologies through the company

Requirements of the DevOps Engineer:

  • 5 years+ Linux System administration experience
  • Significant experience in building, testing and operating highly scalable systems (Cloud)
  • Openstack & Ceph
  • Configuration management- Puppet and Ansible
  • Development- one of Python, Golang, Ruby, Perl
  • Understanding of networking and security protocols


  • Terraform
  • Docker & Kubernetes

Package of the DevOps Engineer:

  • REMOTE Working (Must be based in the UK)
  • Salary up to £80,000
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days holidays + bank holidays
  • Being part of a team that can make a real difference

If this DevOps opportunity seems of interest to you, please apply within.