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Lead DevOps Engineer, Kubernetes, Docker, GCP, SRE – A2/1305

Location:
White City, London
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£80,000 - £120,000
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1305

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Lead DevOps Engineer, Kubernetes, Docker, GCP, SRE

We are looking for Lead DevOps Engineer to join our client who are a software company currently at forefront of technological innovation. The Lead DevOps Engineer wil join the development team, who prides themselves on their ability to share their knowledge and instil a site reliability mind-set across the whole software team. The Lead DevOps Engineer / SRE will need to be an expert voice in team discussions and a key stakeholder in operational and quality processes and tactics regarding software and infrastructure.

This challenging yet rewarding role will see the successful Lead DevOps Engineer streamlining and automating the testing and reliability guarantees as well as helping the software and infrastructure teams embed reliability into everything the company builds. The Lead DevOps Engineer will ideally come from a DevOps or software development background in either C, C++, Java, C#or Go (Golang).

The ideal Lead DevOps Engineer / DevOps Lead candidate will have experience in containerisation, automation, software development (with a compiled language such as C/C++, C# or Go), management, an in-depth understanding of networking, backup systems (and monitoring) and some experience with cloud platforms. Great communication skills are also vital.

You’ll be working within a tight-knit development team on exciting projects with plenty of technical challenge to get your teeth into, you will:

• Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
• Troubleshoot, test, and maintain high-performance and scalable microservices in a global, federated container cluster
• Master the current technology stack which includes: Kubernetes Federation, Go, Google Cloud, Docker, and Ansible
• Help own the processes and automation infrastructure which ensures high quality continuous releases of reliable infrastructure for our customers


Key requirements for the Lead DevOps Engineer include:

• Deep knowledge of Unix systems
• Well versed in any of the following programming languages: C, C++, Java, C#, or Go
• Knowledge of high availability and distributed systems
• Experience with Kubernetes Federation
• Google Cloud (GCP or Azure
• Backup systems, and monitoring.


Prior experience in relevant role:, QA Ops, Systems Development, Site Reliability Engineer, Senior Software Engineer, DevOps, Cloud Platform Specialist, Technical lead is desired.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company who really are on the up and growing organically due to the continued success of their flagship product. If you’re interested, please apply now for immediate consideration!


Lead DevOps Engineer, Kubernetes, Docker, GCP, SRE

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.