DevOps Engineer

Job Description

DevOps Engineer

Our client’s DevOps teams are bursting with talent, and are trusted to help deliver transformative digital work for high profile private and public sector clients.
From cutting-edge projects to essential infrastructure, our client’s work has a wide reach. When you start your story with our client, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure that they will do the same for you.

Our client was voted ‘Best Workplace' by Great Place To Work in 2021, and offer a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3% + 3% matching) which makes you a member not just an employee.

Duties and Responsibilities:

A DevOps career with our client opens up a wide variety of opportunities that include different and challenging projects as well as varied career paths. Whether you want to become a subject matter expert, to further your experience within an agile DevOps environment, or you are interested in progressing through to a leadership role - it all starts at our client. When you join them, they will work together with you to identify where they can best utilise your existing experience, while providing the training necessary to fulfil current and future roles.

A career at our client will offer you a complete tech experience, where you have control over your future.
You will also discover:

  • A unique level of variety across different clients and industry sectors
  • Interesting and challenging projects to stretch your skills
  • Training and support specifically tailored to give you the right skills for the role - including accreditation
  • Impactful work that makes a real difference in our communities
  • A supportive tech community across our client’s business, with meetups, discussions, and shared best practice


As a DevOps Engineer, you should possess a keen mind for solving tough problems with the ideal solution, partnering effectively with various team members along the way. You should be personable, efficient, flexible and communicative, possess a strong desire to implement change, growth, and maturity, and have a passion and love for what you do. You should have commercial experience in some or all of the following;

  • Experience working on Linux based infrastructure
  • Familiar with Bash, Golang, Java, JavaScript, Perl, Python, Ruby
  • Experience with Git, Jira/Confluence, Agile principles
  • Experience working with automation tooling (Terraform, Ansible, Splunk, etc)
  • Experience with containers (Docker, Compose, ECS, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with various managed and self-hosted CI/CD tooling (Jenkins, etc)
  • Understanding of DNS, TCPDUMP, CDNS, SSL, Git, Firewalls and networking concepts (VPC, subnetting, VPNs, etc).
  • Familiar with software security best practices
  • Experience deploying microservice architecture, applications, and supporting services
  • Experience working on high-traffic, international systems
  • Familiar with software security best practices
  • Understanding of monitoring tools (AppD, Pagerduty, CloudWatch, Datadog, Sentry, etc)
  • Experience with configuration and managing databases
  • Experience with either Cloud Services: AWS, GCP, Azure

Recruitment consultant contact details:

John Abbott - +44 (0) 1245 455335 -