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Head of Devops

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 16th November
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £90,000 - £100,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Head of Devops

London - Permanent

Are you a passionate DevOps Engineer with deep technical know-how and hands-on experience implementing various practices and tools in the DevOps toolchain?

Are you interested in promoting the DevOps culture?

If you like to solve exciting problems and shape the future of technology, our client would love to talk with you.

Role Responsibilities

Identifies, assesses and solves complex business and IT problems, where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors, and apply DevOps solutions to enable client success

Follows the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing near term goals

Interacts with senior management at a client and/or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach

Has some latitude in decision-making - decisions have a major day to day impact on the area of responsibility

Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments

Manages teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within our business

Drives clients' DevOps capability assessments and provides industry subject matter expertise

Defines DevOps capability, transformation strategies and roadmaps

Facilitates DevOps discussions throughout the lifecycle of client engagements

Contributes to DevOps practices development including asset creation, enterprise strategy definition

Designs and directs all aspects of Continuous Delivery Automation

Pre Sales

Required skills

  • 5 years of experience in managing application development, software delivery lifecycle, and/or infrastructure development and administration
  • Minimum of 5 year's design and implementation of CI/CD and/or DevOps solutions or architecture patterns.
  • Minimum of 5 year's experience with code repository management, code merge and quality checks, continuous integration, and automated deployment & management using tools like Jenkins, Git, Ansible, Sonar, Selenium
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with approaches and tooling for automated build, delivery and deployment of software
  • Minimum of 5 year of experience working in an Agile delivery environment
  • Minimum of 4 year's experience with Kubernetes
  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in automation scripting using one or more of the following languages: Perl, Ruby, Bash, or Python
  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in Cloud Native
  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in Test-Driven Development


  • You may already be working in a highly technical environment and will have honed your skills over the last 5 years or more.
  • You will be eager to develop your career technically and grow professionally.
  • DevOps leadership experience
  • Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams, working in a fast-paced, high-velocity agile environment
  • A capacity for constant learning from both success and failure, remaining open to change and continuous improvement
  • Flexible and dynamic mindset
  • Strong communication
  • Fluency English, both written and spoken
  • Patience and honesty
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

Full and further details are available.

Contact Simon Portway

Contact Name: Simon Portway
Reference: TJ/3086/SP-FRG-HOD_1637056644
Job ID: 3005918

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