Lead Devops Engineer - Cutting edge

REF: BBBH29897_1636555118

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £60000 to £70000
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

MCS Group is delighted to be exclusively partnering with Optiva in their search for a Lead Devops Engineer. Optiva is a leading provider of mission-critical, cloud-native monetization and revenue management software on the private and public cloud. You as the Lead Devops Engineer will be joining a company recognised by the industry for its disruptive and innovative approach beyond the cloud.

Optiva are undergoing a digital transformation, at the heart of this will be the organisations people. As a Lead Devops Engineer you will be working on bleeding edge projects, the latest & greatest technologies, the opportunity to work alongside a high caliber team recognised as experts in their field. You will also have the opportunity to help define technology and make a difference locally and globally.

The Role

  • Defining and managing the Release Engineering process to ensure efficient CI/CD practices across the development teams.
  • Defining and implementing common frameworks for CI/CD and ensuring consistency of approaches across all product lines.
  • Driving requirements for Monitoring and the technology choices to achieve that.
  • Ensure efficient automation of common tasks required to deliver cloud native software for both private and public cloud.
  • The position will include responsibility for up to 4 Devops Engineers.

The Person

  • Experience of leading/mentoring Devops Engineers
  • Knowledge of one of AWS/Azure/GCP.
  • Experience with Openshift/Kubernetes/Virtualisation technologies.
  • Monitoring tools such as Grafana/Prometheus/Promtail.
  • Experience with CI/CD.
  • Scripting experience with Bash, Python, etc.
  • Automation experience with likes of Jenkins/Ansible/Terraform/GitHub.

Salary will be up to £70,000 depending on experience, package will include bonus and other leading benefits.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up-to-date CV via the link provided or contact Heidi Robinson 02896935511 or email

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