Principal DevOps Engineer

Manchester, United Kingdom

£60000 - £75000 per annum

Principal DevOps Engineer – Manchester - £60,000 - £75,000 – AWS, Jenkins, Linux, Docker

We are looking for a driven Principal DevOps Engineer to work with a well-established SME e-commerce business, in Preston. Our client is looking to grow their company, as they have been working on a number of high scale projects in the UK.

You will be a Principal DevOps Engineer exhibiting a number of key technological skills focusing on working with Enterprise customers to help with cutting edge and leading solutions. Your role will include working within a collaborative environment and working on a number of large projects. We are looking for someone who is not afraid to face new challenges and always working to the highest of standards. You will also:
  • Be responsible for maintaining hybrid multi-cloud architecture

  • Architect and design core applications and services for multi-cloud deployments

  • Focus on automated deployments, testing and monitoring infrastructure

  • Lead technology evaluation & research for increased productivity, security, reliability and performance.

  • Provide leadership and technical guidance to the engineering team as well as mentoring other engineers in your areas of expertise.
Role Requirements:
  • Experience designing and building large -scale distributed systems in a 24/7 production environment

  • Linux/Cloud expertise

  • In-depth knowledge of best practices and implementation of operational systems metrics, monitoring, and security

  • Container & Orchestration knowledge

  • Ingenuity - you should be committed to solving hard problems and should value delivering high quality solutions

Our client exudes the ethos that you should be rewarded for the hard-work and commitment which you undertake whilst working on your projects. You will be offered a competitive salary with a great benefits package, which includes the following:
  • Career progression + bonuses

  • Private healthcare vouchers and childcare vouchers

  • Company pension scheme

  • My Work/Life Solutions Voucher Scheme
For more information on this role, please contact Aanisah Akbar at Opus Recruitment Solutions on 0161 537 0994 and send your latest word CV to Aanisah.Akbar @

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