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Lead DevOps Engineer - Bristol

tbc - Information Technology - Information Technology
Ref: 436 Date Posted: Monday 13 Nov 2017
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Lead DevOps Engineer (DevOps, AWS, Windows, Linux, Ansible, Automation, IoT, Web, Digital, Continuous Integration/Delivery) - Wiltshire - c£Negotiable plus benefits

You will be responsible for leading a team for Cloud Engineers, ensuring work is delivered on time and to a high standard. This is a hands-on role where you will also be working closely with software engineers to design, build, configure, deploy and support our clients devices infrastructure to make sure their systems are secure, robust and reliable.

Key Skills:

  • Demonstrates good people management and mentoring skills
  • Ability to pick up new technology quickly and transfer knowledge to others
  • Experience of architecting and using Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its various components
  • Strong Windows or Linux systems administration and scripting skills
  • Configuration management and automation such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet
  • Working knowledge of CI/CD techniques
  • Experience in maintaining, monitoring, and scaling web based platforms
  • Good problem solving and organisational skills

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day to day management of a small team, ensuring quality of work & delivery of business objectives
  • Working with scrum masters to agree team deliverables
  • Identify technical opportunities and risks for the business
  • Develop, automate and maintain the build of AWS components, and operating systems
  • Liaise with architects, software engineers, DBA’s to understand and implement new requirements, features and changes
  • Implement monitoring solutions, and respond to alerts and issue as required
  • Ensure that systems are secure and patched
  • Keeping up to date with technology trends and identifying areas for improvement – such as security, containerisation, serverless, micro services, service discover, and continuous integration/delivery

Key Behaviours:

  • Manage time effectively, meets deadlines, and achieves objectives
  • Good communicator and collaborator, able to share your skills with others
  • Able to demonstrate a passion for technology and an ability to adopt quickly