DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager

23 May 2017
20 Jun 2017
Andres Meneses
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager

Your experience within DevOps Operations can prove a vital asset to my client. My client is one of the largest and most innovative companies in the world when it comes to communication and networks infrastructure; an industry leader of mobile satellite communications to keep people connected at all times anywhere - anytime.

Who are they? What do they have that makes them unique?

Current fleet of over 10 of the highest calibre satellites currently in operation

Renowned for making communications, platforms and infrastructures push the limits of what was thought to be possible, innovation, technology and connectivity is at the heart of everything they do

Pioneers in the development of some of the most advanced satellites in the world (currently being used by the Ministry of Defence and the BBC to mention a couple of big names)

They operate in over 80 countries, have over 40 offices worldwide, with presence in over 60 locations

Currently in the process of launching a state of the art brand new satellite (costing over £2Billion) that will shake and shape the current fleet of satellites in operation, pushing the limits of speed and scope

I am looking for a DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager that will have the opportunity to work across a diverse set of networks and telecommunications technologies, being the manager and responsible for the continuous deployment and operations with an automation, develop first approach as well as being a key player within the software Development Team & Engineers under CTO.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

The DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager will be responsible for the development of new products and bringing them into operations as well as maintaining all DevOps tools. This job includes:


Setting up and managing a large global DevOps team.
Working closely with Developers to ensure the development is done in the DevOps aligned policies to ensure the CICD process.
Training the 1st line support team in supporting the customers.
Implementing and Manging the deployment of new release in the Pe-Production and Production system.

To be a good fit for the DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager you will need show proven experience/knowledge of systems administration and datacentre. Also experience in personnel management. This role will require experience with security DevOps tools such as Habitat-sh, Cloudify , Docker, SaltStack, Chef and others .You will be expected to show expertise in how to identify the root that causes issues observed in the production network.

Background/skills in the following for this role:

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science ( or technical/engineering subject)
5+ years working in a DevOps environment
Proven history of working with the development team to deliver permanent fixes.
Knowledge DCOS/MESOS and Experience with Java, Perl and Python

Role:DevOps Operations Tech Lead and Manager
Salary:DOE + Excellent Benefits

Skills:Packer,Jenkins,ElkStack,Grafana,DevOps,Prometheus, cloudify , kvm , spinnaker , dcos, mesos , Java , perl , phyton

If you are looking to develop your career within the satellite industry including: services, governments and military worldwide sectors, with the opportunity to have regular contact with main stakeholders within top tier engineers, please apply now. This role is a unique opportunity for someone looking to have a mix of key activities .This opportunity is unique and you will be working for an extremely well respected satellite development systems and solutions

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to UK /EU Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.


Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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