Posted by Talent Point
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Are you a Lead DevOps engineer keen to own a function? Want to have complete autonomy over tooling and architecture? Want to build a team around you? Then Read on!
The provider of the world's largest community for language learning based in central London providing courses in 12 languages on web and mobile are looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer to join a team of two and help drive automation, cloud-native efficiency within the business and completely own their operations function as they grow.
They are in the process of migrating their current platform to AWS and with an accelerated project roadmap in place, they aim to work on new business features and increase conversion of their customers to the new platform over the next 12 months. To achieve this, they are looking for a Lead DevOps Engineer to support, maintain and build upon the platform. You will also become comfortable using Docker and Kubernetes on a daily basis while keeping their pipelines and microservices working perfectly as they scale.
A key part of the Lead DevOps Engineer role is to ensure their platform is reliable and highly-available. It's also crucial that you help them drive automation throughout their current systems, working closely with developers to improve the CI/CD set up using Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins and Docker. You will lead the DevOps team in the migration to Azure by building upon their infrastructure which runs in a Kubernetes cluster.
What will the successful Senior DevOps Engineer have?
- Confident at scripting: Python, Bash or equivalent
- Confident supporting virtual platforms: AWS,GCP
- Experienced with infrastructure as code: Terraform, Ansible or equivalent
- Confident using containers and orchestration tools: Docker, Kubernetes or equivalent
- Experienced in a production CI/CD environment: Jenkins, GitLab or equivalent
This is a chance for a Lead DevOps Engineer to work for a tech focussed business always looking at ways to innovate and empower their employees. A great opportunity to eventually lead a team of your won and advise on tooling within the business too. If this interests you and you would like to be considered then APPLY NOW!!
Talent Point is a Hiring Communications business, working as sole hiring partners with our customer. We've ripped up the rules and torn apart the job spec for the Lead DevOps Engineer to give you total clarity and visibility, painting a vivid picture (approved twice, both at Line and C-level) of the way this company lives, breathes and behaves, and how your role will look over years not months. We present only three applicants for every vacancy so, where we do represent you, you have a very high chance of securing a role with pre-booked interview times to plan around, in-depth vacancy details and no delays. Are you ready to seriously invest in your progression? Let's design your future. Talent Point is an equal opportunities employer and no terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation or any other class protected by applicable law.
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Date listed: 17/03/2019
Listed Until: 28/04/2019
Location: Central London, Great Britain
Employment Details: permanent, full time standard full time hours each week
Yearly Salary: GBP £80000
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