Job ID



IT & Telecomms / Software - Developer


£75000 - £100000
Per Annum



Job Type

Permanent / Full Time

Senior DevOps Engineer

Do you want to play a key part in the Smart City revolution? To be at the heart of Smart Mobility innovation changing the way businesses communicate with their customers?
Hurren & Hope is proud to be working with a global organisation who are intent to tackle the 21st century challenges of pollution, congestion, and the fight for a greener, more sustainable future.

They are seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer to support their partners and internal development team, working alongside a talented team of Software Engineers, Testers, Mobile Developers and Data Scientists to ensure the most efficient delivery possible.

The role is fully remote, with the opportunity for staff meet-ups to grab a beer, coffee or game of pool!
The Company
Our client, a Smart Mobility focussed organisation has a location based platform utilising state of the art technology to leverage smartphone sensor data. Working with forward thinking transport companies, authorities and government bodies globally – they have grown to around 100 people with further exciting plans for growth and a start-up feel that inspires innovation, collaboration and ambition.
The Role

  • Working with all technical colleagues to ensure the most efficient working environment possible
  • Working with AWS, Kubernetes, and Terraform
  • Working with CI/CD pipelines
  • Working on a recent shift to Kubernetes / Amazon EKS
  • Driving continuous improvement – your ideas will be listened to!
  • Collaborating with Engineers, Testers, Mobile Developers, a Data Science team
  • Helping to implement, and drive a DevOps culture set up longevity and success

You will be setting the standard for best practices and will be working to ensure your colleagues follow these.
The Skillset

  • Tech: Kubernetes, AWS (in particular EKS)
  • Experienced in managing and maintaining large scale platform as service or virtualization infrastructure using Kubernetes
  • Proven DevOps experience
  • Experience in influencing a technical environment, implementing new practices, strategising for future improvements
  • Great communication skills – you will be dealing with partners
  • An interest or experience in Data Science & Machine Learning

Not required, but would push your application to the top of the pile…

  • Any programming experience – Java, Python for e.g.
  • Terraform
  • Docker
  • SQL / NoSQL
  • Micro-services experience

We are looking for an experienced, talented Senior DevOps Engineer with a positive attitude, a problem-solving mentality and ambition to continue growing and be part of an innovative, forward-thinking business with further plans for expansion.

In return for your valued skills and experience, you will receive:

  • A competitive starting salary
  • State-of-the-art equipment to work from home
  • Pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company meet ups for an alcoholic beverage or a coffee!

This role is completely remote, however you must be located in the UK and this role sadly does not offer sponsorship.  

The majority of the UK team are based in Cirencester, Manchester, Brighton and Norwich – while it isn’t required to be located in or around these areas, it will certainly help in meeting your team for socials.
Please reach out to Brady here at Hurren & Hope if this opportunity sounds of interest to you.

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