Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Job Reference: HQ00009560
  • Date Posted: 26 April 2018
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus and generous benefits
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Lead DevOps Engineer

The Lead DevOps engineer provides hands-on technical leadership across the company's cross-functional engineering teams, with responsibility for developing the principles, processes and tooling to drive the adoption of devops best practices and increased operational efficiency.

Knowledge & previous experience required:

  • Advanced cloud hosting expertise through AWS.
  • Advanced devops expertise, including automation, continuous delivery, monitoring and security.
  • Experienced in driving the adoption of devops practices and culture.
  • Direct experience in driving adoption of new principles, practices, processes and tooling related to devops.
  • Technical team leadership and mentoring experience.
  • Experience of agile and continuous improvement.
  • Good cross-functional knowledge, including operations, development and quality assurance.
  • Experienced in mentoring and developing engineering staff so they can continue to grow and succeed.
  • Good knowledge of appropriate tools and technologies:
  • Linux - RedHat / CentOS
  • Java
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Puppet \ OpsWorks
  • GIT
  • Bamboo / Jenkins
  • Scripting (Python etc)
  • ELK / Elastic Stack


If the role sounds of interest and you have the experience required please send me your CV and I will call you to discuss the role in more detail.