Senior DevOps Engineer

£85,000 | London | Permanent


Posted 23 days ago


Our client is a dynamic, pioneering and inspiring Group and is currently transforming their Enterprise Platform environment. Currently we are urgently looking for a proactive and meticulous Senior DevOps Engineer to join an Enterprise Engineering team. Working closely with Platform experts in Cloud, DevOps and Agile, you will possess contemporary industry knowledge and the skills required to engage, influence and challenge your peers. You will be successful at developing a strong internal network and provide support and work collaboratively with your immediate peer group with domain expertise.

The Senior DevOps Engineer is a key role in a Transformation Programme, reporting directly to the Engineering Lead. You will work with a team of expert engineers to define and build a new way of working in the Cloud. This is a hands-on role, where you can use your technical skills to help deliver new ways of working at the organisation.

Platform Engineering is helping to build the next generation enabling services that will run the client of the future. It forms part of the wider Application Development & Maintenance function, but has close ties into operational aspects, security and architecture; and is seen as a trusted partner and collaborator by those functions.

* Providing your expertise to build core services to be consumed by Projects (e.g. landing zones, Security controls, governance automation & Core networking) to cloud best practice.
* Liaising with projects to help them consume services in an appropriate and governed manner
* Working with internal and external suppliers to design and build the configuration management, release, and deployment and operations cycle to meet business requirements.
* Amplifying feedback loops - and increase the frequency - through the automation
* Working with Architecture, Security and Other key teams to create pattern based best practice approaches to delivery.
* Identifying and implementing opportunities for innovation and continuous improvement in the development and continuous deployment of applications.

Technology experience:

* Terraform and Serverless - essential
* Excellent AWS skills - both depth and breadth of services - Certified preferred
* Clear and opinionated understanding of cloud (AWS) best practice
* Understanding of security and governance in the Cloud using native services - preferred
* Usage and implementation of CI/CD pipelines to deliver continuous improvement - essential
* Excellent written, and verbal communication skills

Come join them and you'll find yourself in the middle of one of the most on-the-go teams in the business, with autonomy and exposure to industry leaders on huge household brand names. We're always encouraging internal development and you'll have access to loads of learning opportunities, events and conferences to build your industry

Our client is offering a comprehensive of benefits. A fantastic opportunity to join a great blue chip organisation with massive investment into new technology projects, short listing now - send your CV ASAP to avoid disappointment.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.