Principal Devops Engineer

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    England, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £80000 per annum + 25 days AL, Pension etc

  • Contact:

    Jonny Mills

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Principal Devops Engineer


Salary circa £80,000 + Excellent Benefits

We currently have an opportunity for a Principal Devops Engineer to join one of our major clients based in Manchester. They are one of the UK's leading vehicle manufacturers who are pushing the boundaries of technology and are focusing strongly on the development of electric and driverless cars.

This Principle Devops role will support a variety of digital projects. You will form part of a collaborative, iterative and agile process in a multi-disciplined team helping deliver best in class digital solutions. This role provides a unique opportunity to help support and grow an entirely new software engineering and DevOps capability.

Desirable experience

  • 7+ years experience in Unix OS and ideally recent experience in container orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, etc) and a scripting language (e.g. Python)
  • 7+ years experience of at least one major cloud provider (GCP, AWS, Azure) and ideally Cloud Foundry experience
  • Experience of Site Reliability Engineering practices and principles
  • Experience with containers and orchestration frameworks (Docker, K8s)
  • Previous involvement in all stages of the software delivery lifecycle
  • Passion for mentoring and technical coaching of engineers
  • Strong automation skills, including experience with unit testing and automated testing tools

Rewards + Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Bonus annually dependant upon personal performance
  • Vehicle discounts for you and family members
  • Modern office in the heart of Manchester, with table tennis etc

Please apply by following the link provided or contact Jonny Mills at Experis for further details.