Lead DevOps Engineer

Recruiter
Noa Recruitment Ltd
Location
Milton Keynes, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1241136785
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lead DevOps Engineer- Milton Keynes - Salary to £80k plus bonus and benefits

Our client is a leading software house serving the high-tech sector. They have just opened a new office in Milton Keynes and are now looking to appoint a Lead DevOps engineer with strong linux experience to lead their high-performance team.

As Lead DevOps engineer, your will be working on a greenfield project helping them build a product from the ground up. This is a unique opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to step up into a leadership role and be part of building something from scratch that will revolutionise how business engage with their customers. Ideally they would like someone who has some team leading experience to act as team deputy, however this is not set in stone.

What we need:

As Lead DevOps Engineer, you will have a first-class knowledge of how to deliver complex technical solutions. Ypu will ideally be experienced leading teams and mentoring junior staff. As Lead DevOps engineer, you will have come from a technical background and still retain a good level of the SDLC. You will have an excellent knowledge of:
  • LINUX / UNIX administration
  • Experience leading a team of engineers (currently 5)
  • MySQL administration experience (backup/replication)
  • Knowledge of Docker / Kubernetes would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of PHP/Ruby or other scripting language would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of cloud solutions (AWS/AZURE)
  • Puppet or chef experience would be nice to have
  • Some knowledge of continuous deployment within 24/7 environments would be beneficial

As a Lead DevOps engineer, you will be comfortable leading a team as well as working with technical and non-technical audiences and feel comfortable presenting your ideas to new people.

What's in it for you?

As Lead DevOps engineer, you can expect a market beating remuneration package, you will have the opportunity to work for a true global leader in software development. You will have the opportunity to be challenged and take advantage of a first class continuous training and development programme. Our client really does take work life balance seriously and gives you the flexibility and support to be happy and productive.

Please get in touch for more details or an informal chat.

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