Lead Devops Engineer

Would you like to join a well-established and growing niche software company based in Colchester, Essex? - Remote working opportunity!

The company has a collaborative work culture and offer career development opportunities with a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

We are looking for a Lead Devops Engineer who would be responsible for managing the Devops team & maintaining, implementing and supporting the infrastructure both in cloud and on-premises.

As a Devops specialist, you would be responsible for:


  • Ensuring monitoring alerts are responded to 
  • Automating tasks where possible
  • Treating Infrastructure as code
  • Supporting internal Development teams in a DevOps culture
  • Dealing with support tickets
  • Support out of hours work
  • Managing a team of DevOps Engineers

Technical Skills:


  • Window Server Administration
  • Virtualisation Experience (Hyper-V, VMWare, Xen)
  • Linux Server Administration
  • Networking (Firewall, Routing and Switching)
  • Cloud (Azure)
  • Infrastructure as code (Terraform, Azure Resource Templates)
  • Configuration Management (Salt, Chef, Ansible)
  • Atlassian Tools (Jira, Bamboo, BitBucket, Confluence)
  • Powershell, Bash or Python
  • Monitoring (New Relic, Sumologic)

Driven by technology the company offers 100% work from home until spring 2021 with 2 days a week work from home thereafter.

In the office you can enjoy a great team environment and high autonomy.

Your career growth and development is important, so 10% of your time is reserved for training days and you have access to online training tools including Linux Academy and Pluralsight.

You also receive private health care and life assurance.

Candidate to be based in the UK.....

How to Apply 

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for their recruitment team to review & then the hiring company will be in direct contact. 



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £60k - 70k per year
  • Location: Colchester
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: TR05
  • Posted: 2020-12-24 12:59:43 -

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