DevOps Manager – FinTech startup

DevOps Manager – Puppet, Kickstart, Kerberos

£110k plus Bonus

Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Leader and manager with significant hand on DevOps skills to join our high profile client.

Our client is a 30 man Fintech business who has created a market leading product in the financial data market. Details of the full ideas of the company are protected by a Non-Disclosure agreement but they are at the bleeding edge of not only product ideas but also technology and data manipulation.

The DevOps team deliver a robust multi-tenant cluster serving customers in production and devs in the office. They sit with the core app team, participating in the daily scrum and weekly releases. They are passionate about our automated continuous integration and provisioning which covers the full stack from OS install through to UI and regression testing then production deployment.

As a DevOps Manager you will take a very hands on role with the technology but will also be responsible for managing the day to day of the team including planning and communicating effectively with the business and stakeholders. The team participates in developing new capabilities including continuous deployment, data centre affinity and workload management. You will contribute to improvements in build, performance, security, operating systems, networking and monitoring. You are already an expert in one of these disciplines and can persuade others to follow your lead. You believe in the agile approach of breaking long term projects into small deliveries to achieve rapid changes. You are keen on learning more and contributing your knowledge back to your peers inside and outside the office.

As a DevOp manager Must Have most of the below (gives you a good idea of tech stack)

  • At least 1 year experience managing technology teams
  • Hands on but with a leadership flare
  • OS: Red Hat Linux, bare metal and virtual machines
  • Provisioning: Puppet, Kickstart, RPM
  • Languages: Bash, Ruby, Python, Java, Clojure
  • Security: Kerberos, SELinux, LDAP

You will be joining a progressive and exciting company committed to excellence. They offer an excellent working environment with ongoing training and a structured career path. You can also expect an excellent salary and benefits package.

The environment is that of Facebook or Google, relaxed open with time to think and make the right decisions. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed with an open dress code. This is a role for techies, those who are motivated by the sharp end of technology and the possibility of making serious money doing something you are passionate about.

My client is based in London

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Sytems ENgineer – Security, Hadoop, SPark, debian, SELinux, Debian, puppet, ruby , python, kerberos,


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