DevOps Lead Engineer

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £100000 - £135000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Sectors: Banking IT
Job Type: Permanent
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DevOps Lead Engineer

City of London

£100,000 - £135,000

Investment bank in the City of London is looking for a DevOps Leads Engineer to join their team. You will be a hands on tech lead reporting directly in to the MD and responsible for a team of 6 which will continue to grow in the new year.

As the DevOps Lead Engineer, you'll be involved in leading the team and driving the adoption of DevOps good practices across the Financial Markets division of the bank, working in a dynamic global team with business analysts, project managers, business stakeholders and other technical experts across multiple locations.

The platform is in the process of being migrated to Kubernetes and full scale automation of all software deployment into production.

Role Responsibilities

To develop the Financial Markets adoption and use of best-practice DevOps procedures and tools.

  • Design resilient, flexible and scalable solutions following the bank standards.
  • Coordinate with other teams in Technology.

Ideal Candidate

Technical skills

  • Hands-on Kubernetes and Docker experience.
  • Strong Linux administration and networking skills
  • Strong scripting skills
  • Extensive experience in DevOps and/or Infrastructure support
  • Experience with tools such as Jenkins, Ansible
  • Any Java experience is a plus.

Functional skills

  • DevOps domain knowledge - Environment provisioning, maintenance and deployment
  • Experience in a large, Enterprise organization

Soft skills

  • Team leading experience
  • Outstanding problem solving skills
  • Ability to mentor others
  • Ability to work under pressure with multiple assignments

DevOps Lead Engineer

City of London

£100,000 - £135,000

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Huxley, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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