Lead DevOps Engineer

Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT & Digital

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £700 - £800 per day

  • Contact:

    Robert Morley

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 month rolling

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    4 weeks

  • Consultant:


Our major Financial Services client is looking for an experienced Lead Azure DevOps Engineer to join a digital transformation team, working across a variety of market leading initiatives.

The successful candidate will be leading a small team of engineers in a Hands on capacity, providing both technical leadership and strategic expertise in the banking and financial services space. This will involve playing a key role in implementing Azure DevOps, building CI/CD pipelines, and working on ways to automate and improve release processes.

You will be extremely passionate about DevOps and modern development practices, driving automation within an organization in a highly customer facing capacity. As part of this role successful candidates will need to have strong stakeholder management skills, coupled with deep technical expertise.

Key requirements:

  • A proven track record in DevOps engineering, ideally gained within financial services, however other sectors can also be considered
  • In depth Azure Automation and Terraform
  • Strong experience with CI/CD pipelines and building / setting up infrastructure as code
  • Experience scripting (Python, Javascript, Powershell)
  • Containerization, Kubernetes and Docker would be highly desirable
  • Must be comfortable working with senior stakeholders
  • Banking experience preferred

Please note, this is a PAYE contract via an Umbrella.