Job: Devops and Infrastructure Manager

Job Title: Devops and Infrastructure Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

Devops and Infrastructure Manager

We are looking for a Devops and Infrastructure Manager to join our team of teams. We want you to help us build a culture of continuous improvement of our processes, infrastructure and practices around the infrastructure. We want to revolutionise our use of infrastructure with focus on testing and programming the infrastructure. You understand that DevOps is not a job title but a way of operation and you will be helping us to get to operate that way.

You have a proven track of:
Designing a cohesive vision of infrastructure architecture
  • Leading the implementation of the infrastructure
  • Managing the delivery of infrastructure improvements with focus on cost effectiveness and timely delivery
  • Understanding the needs of the development teams in terms of infrastructure and process point of view
  • Identifying the areas of the infrastructure where the change would be most imperative
  • Managing the security aspect of infrastructure implementation such as external and internal interfaces, networking issues, and common vector of attacks.
You can demonstrate the ability to:
  • Understand the core tenets of architectural decisions taken during design of software systems and how they impact the shape of the infrastructure
  • Design and execute on infrastructure changes needed to support the Continuous Delivery development process
  • Manage the cooperation of infrastructure engineers who are members of cross-functional delivery teams and are spread across multiple time zones
  • Design and deliver a comprehensive monitoring framework
  • Understand code and development practices such as Test Driven Development, Behaviour Driven Development
  • Understand the security implications and design systems that test and ensure the secure delivery of infrastructure 
  • You must have knowledge of:
  • Infrastructure as Code and technologies that support it such as: Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, Prometheus
  • Google Cloud
  • Modern testing techniques and frameworks for mainstream programming languages: Python, node.js, Go
  • Programming in Python - you know how to read code, you can understand it and you can make changes
  • Forseti and penetration testing - so that our systems stay secure