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Senior DevOps Engineer - Hedge Fund

Job Title: Senior DevOps Engineer - Hedge Fund
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/13811/D/KS/110719_1562830797
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Senior DevOps Engineer (Azure Automation Python PowerShell). Would you like to take on a high profile role for an alternative investment firm with $14 billion under management? You'll take ownership of a transition from on premise to cloud (Azure) based solutions in a strategic yet hands-on position that will allow you a great deal of influence.

As a Senior DevOps Engineer you'll lead the DevOps function and be a key player in the creation of exciting Greenfield capabilities and products, creating infrastructure and environments to support the platform and applications using Terraform, Ansible and related technologies to ensure that all environments (development, staging, UAT and production) are controlled and consistent.

The company currently uses a number of MSPs and external providers, one of your initial challenges will be to bring this all together into one coherent supplier solution, managing the process and communications.

You'll provide expertise to other areas of the business including development teams, QA and customer support and implant DevOps technologies and processes (e.g. Containerisation, CI/CD, Infrastructure-as-Code, metrics and monitoring), collaborating with counterparts in the US to introduce consistent company wide processes.

*Experience of managing a cloud transformation project to Azure, excellent understanding of cloud security models and best practices
*Strong background in Windows/Linux/Unix Administration in IaaS / PaaS / SaaS model
*Excellent understanding of modern CI/CD methods and approaches
*Strong understanding 'Infrastructure as Code' technologies
*Experience of enterprise systems deployed as microservices through code pipelines utilising containerisation (Docker)
*Working knowledge, understanding and ability to write scripts using languages including Bash, Python and an ability to understand Java, JavaScript and PHP
*Experience and ability to manage third party suppliers, partners and stakeholders
*Excellent communication skills

As a Senior DevOps Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £105k) plus bonus and benefits.

Apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this Senior DevOps Engineer opportunity.