Head of DevOps

Head of DevOps

Job Title: Head of DevOps
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £120000 - £160000 per annum + + Benefits
Reference: 053CS_1636990691
Contact Name: Daniel Humphreys
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2021 15:38

Job Description

Head of DevOps - Security Software Leader

A leading brand in enterprise Security Software that specialises in serving identity authentication, verification and intelligence for FinTech and Banking organisations is searching for a Head of DevOps to take ownership over their DevOps enablement and support team, taking responsibility for developing, defining and delivering a range of innovative in-house fraud prevention solutions.

The successful applicant will be responsible for leading and managing a growing DevOps engineering and SRE team whilst establishing the strategic and technical direction by refining existing and developing new real-time solutions for their financial services clients.

You will be working in a fast-paced and dynamic agile environment, taking ownership of process improvement and performance of the team and its capabilities, and maintaining 24/7 support programmes.


  • Extensive experience creating and delivering innovative cloud infrastructure solutions using AWS (Azure and GCP are also of interest).
  • Previously led DevOps strategies, creating CI/CD pipelines using a variety of DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Git, Terraform, HashiCorp, Ansible, Kubernetes, Docker, Chef, Puppet etc.
  • Ability to script in at least .NET, Python, Golang, Java, PowerShell, Bash or equivalent.
  • Management or leadership experience with teams over 10 +.
  • The ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing, both business and technical problems and solutions to clients and stakeholders at all levels.


  • Any major public cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP) certifications.
  • Any DevOps certifications.

This position is based in London with a hybrid-working policy and signed off between £120,000 to £160,000 plus great benefits including medical, life and pension.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced DevOps leader to take ownership of a dynamic team, creating new applications for some of the world's leading FinTech brands.

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