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Head of DevOps, Lead Engineer, Automation, CI/CD, Octopus, Python – A2/1417

Location:
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£55,000 - £70,000 + Great Benefits incl. Bonus, Flexible Hours
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1417

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Head of DevOps, Lead Engineer, Automation, CI/CD, Octopus, Python

I have a unique opportunity for a Head of DevOps / Lead Engineer to join a successful start-up based Berkshire. Working for a technology-driven software company, the Head of DevOps / Lead Engineer will be tasked with establishing, building and managing a new DevOps Team within the company. Collaborating with the software engineering, build & release and testing teams, the Head of DevOps will act as a vital cog in the company, liaising with various team members regarding technical strategy and best practices regarding continuous integration and automation!

The Head of DevOps will act as the Lead Engineer, taking the initiative in hands-on projects but also will liaise with stakeholders and be involved in business-related decisions. If you have experience setting up new teams from scratch and building environments with continuous integration and delivery at its core, then this will be a great fit!


Main Duties & Responsibilities of the Head of DevOps / Lead Engineer include:

• Establishing and building a DevOps team from scratch
• Establish the platform, tools and environment, including creating new tools
• Champion automation and continuous integration
• Lead platform migrations and upgrades
• Continuously improve reliability, monitoring, performance and security
• Leading junior engineers – including mentoring and training.


You will ideally have experience with:

• In a hands-on role DevOps role (Senior, Lead or Manager)
• Experience leading and coaching engineering teams
• Have built large-scale applications in the cloud (Azure, AWS
• Experience scripting with Python, Ruby or Groovy (or JavaScript, C#)
• CI/CD
• Git, Jenkins, Octopus
• PaaS , SaaS
• Agile processes and practices.

This a fantastic opportunity to join a highly technical team building out a product that has already attracted the business of companies like Microsoft, Delloite and Cisco. It’s a blank canvas and one on which the Head of DevOps can really make their mark!

Based in Maidenhead, in a brand new office the office is easily commutable from parts of London, Hounslow, Twickenham, Slough, Windsor, Wokingham, Bracknell, Didcot, High Wycombe, Abingdon, Oxford, Reading, Newbury and many more. There are also excellent bus and rail links as well as free parking!

We are looking for a hands-on lead engineer with a passion for DevOps, who’s ambitious, thrives on change, loves a challenge, and is endlessly passionate about technology.

If you feel this could be you, please don’t hesitate and APPLY TODAY!



Head of DevOps, Lead Engineer, Automation, CI/CD, Octopus, Python

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.