Senior DevOps Engineer FinTech

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Poole, UK
18 Jun 2019
21 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps Engineer, Cutting edge technologies, Poole, Salary open, start-up feel business, greenfield projects.

Senior DevOps Engineer
Poole, Dorset
£60000 - £90000+ Equity

Please note my client cannot offer VISA sponsorship for this position.

Your new company
I'm engaged on an exclusive project to recruit a Senior DevOps Engineer for a start-up feel business in Poole, Dorset. It's a technology first organisation with involved in concepts around Big Data, Real Time Streaming, Blockchain, AI and alike. This role is due to exponential growth and is easily commutable from most parts of Dorset.

The company are seeking hungry, ambitious individuals with excellent scripting skills and an unflinching commitment to automation.

Your new role
You'll have the opportunity to lead the DevOps function for this office, linking into a larger team and running projects from concept to delivery. The team are responsible for the build and provisioning of a multi-tenant cluster that serves customers in production and developers in the office. The crux of the role is to automate in order to reduce unnecessary expenditure on tasks and you'll cover the full development stack from OS to deployment with UI and testing in-between.

You'll look to productionise new components and investigate the resources needed to enable them. You will participate in developing new capabilities including continuous deployment, data centre affinity and workload management and a shared belief that developers should gain an appreciation of the whole business and understand the customers journey.

You'll be working with some of the best technical minds in this field locally, running a mature adoption of Agile (daily stand-ups) with a truly progressive build pipeline that is ahead of the competition. It's a fun, sociable work environment where work life balance is not an abstract culture.

What you'll need to succeed
You may have progressed from a Development or Infrastructure background, we are more concerned with current skills and ability to master the full stack being used within a short period of time.

As mentioned we're looking for those invested in modern concepts and that want to work in a progressive environment. Scripting / Coding ability using Python, Java, Clojure, Bash or Ruby would serve you well as will knowledge Microservices (Docker/Kubernetes).

You must have a core knowledge of automation and provisioning utilising Puppet, Kickstart, Jenkins and JIRA. They run on Red Hat Linux and virtual machine.

What you'll get in return
There is flexibility in the working hours and a day a week work from home. The company is looking at a more corporate benefits package and smaller benefits such as cycle to work scheme. The main non-salaried attraction is around getting involved in a cutting-edge business at a pivotal point and being rewarded with a share of the company profits.

What you need to do now
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