Job ID



IT & Telecomms / IT - Other


£70000 - £80000
Per Annum



Job Type

Permanent / Full Time

Lead DevOps Engineer

Lead DevOps Engineer // Lancaster Hybrid (1 day per week) // Up to £80K DOE

We are working with an innovative tech client in the text-analysis space going through rapid expansion. They’re at the stage in their journey where they are adding a DevOps function to the organisation and are looking for their first hire at lead-level.

As the Lead DevOps Engineer, it will be your responsibility to build and deploy the DevOps architecture from scratch, as well as building and managing your own DevOps team. 

Key responsibilities
  • Design, build, and maintain organisation infrastructure and CI/CD pipeline
  • Implement system monitoring and reporting for potential technical issues
  • Liaise with internal colleagues to ensure smooth running of software processes
  • Build your team from the ground up, and manage and mentor your team as well as other colleagues within the business
  • Create and make improvements to existing software release practices
Key requirements
  • Experience in a DevOps role at lead-level with advanced knowledge of DevOps processes and best practices
  • Experience in cloud platforms (AWS ideally)
  • Managing databases (MySQL, Mongo)
  • Experience using IaC (Terraform, CloudFormation etc)
  • Experience building and managing CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with the Atlassian tool suite
  • Proficient in Python (ideal)
  • A desire to build and manage your own team
  • Ambition for professional development
  • Excellent communication skills 
This is an excellent opportunity to make your mark on a growing organisation doing outstanding work within the tech industry.

If this sounds like you, apply within or get in touch with Raven via 01473 599009 /
  • DevOps
  • AWS
  • CI/CD

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