Job title: Senior Devops Lead Architect
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: IT
Skills: Kubernetes Devops
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: UK HQ
Job published: 20-01-2021
Job ID: 32135

Job Description

Senior Devops Lead Architect


£80-100k salary

Our client is a leading software development house with an international reach. Due to a large client utilising their development services, they are now looking to appoint an Inhouse Devops lead.


What are we looking for?

  • Experience architecting /designing infrastructures
  • Strong experience in Devops and IaC
  • IaC: Terraform, Ansible, Cloudformation
  • Kubernetes - strong knowledge of k8s from both the development and administration perspectives. 
  • Docker containerization skills as well as devsecops skills in securing k8s applications and deployments
  • Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) such as IAM,EC2, ECS, EBS, ELB, RDS, S3, Route 53, NAT gateways, VPCs, Cloudwatch, Lambda, DynamoDb, or their equivalents for Azure /GCP highly desirable
  • Strong understanding of CI/CD processes and tools (Gitlab CI, Jenkins etc)
  • Version control system (specifically Git)
  • Linux, Bash - multiple years
  • Programming - Python, Bash, Javascript (must have programming skills in one of these)
  • Networking: must be able to demonstrate a competent understanding of the OSI networking model, inclluding basic IP routing and firewalling


Desirable skills:

  • Hashicorp tools: terraform, vault, consul etc
  • Configuration management tools: Puppet, Ansible, Salt etc
  • In-depth knowledge working with and managing Git repos and artifact repositories
  • Security - Experience automating certificate renewal e.g. ACME


What's on offer:

  • A highly competitive salary
  • Part office and part remote working
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Opportunity for oversea travel