Durlston Partners

DevOps Engineer

Up to £140,000 + bonus

DevOps Engineer

We have partnered with a financial services organisation that is looking for talented DevOps Engineer to join their growing technology team. This individual will be responsible for assisting in key Cloud projects that are at the foundation of their infrastructure modernisation programme. This position will reinforce the businesses technology driven approach and ensure that their infrastructure is both stable, scalable and on the cutting edge of tech in finance.

This is an opportunity to work in a small team where you’d have plenty of responsibility and impact in a well performing and growing investment management firm.

Some of the responsibilities you will own:

  • Deploy and maintain critical applications on cloudnative microservices architecture
  • Contribute to and help establish development best practices for our infrastructure
  • Implement automation, effective monitoring & logging, and infrastructureascode
  • Cloud Infrastructure design, deployment, change management and ongoing support (AWS)
  • Implement and roll out change management processes, governance, and security tooling for our Cloud

What you will bring to the business:

  • At least 3 years of practical experience as a DevOps Engineer, Platform Engineer or similar discipline
  • Strong working knowledge of Linux and AWS Services (experience with GCP will be considered.)
  • Strong experience in a scripting language (Python preferred, but happy to consider any OOP)
  • Experience in architecting and deploying solutions based on security best practices across AWS
  • Good exposure and proficiency with DevOps tooling including Terraform and Kubernetes
  • Familiar with CI / CD, monitoring and logging best practices for microservices
  • Startup mindset happy working in a small team, owning solutions, and flexing where needed to learn
    new skills