Platform / DevOps Team Manager

Permanent

Job Reference
Platform / DevOps Team Manager
Job Type
Permanent
Location
Area
(remote for now) - Choice of base locations
Salary Details
£90k – £110k
Start Date
ASAP
Consultant
Peter Hirst
peter.hirst@deerfoot.co.uk
07917 725773

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Job description

Platform / DevOps Team Manager c.£90k – £110k + bonus + good bens*
Multiple working locations - London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow, Wales, Liverpool or Sheffield (remote for now)
We are seeking a talented Platform / DevOps Team Manager to join our client’s platform engineering leadership group, you will be fully engaged in business strategy, looking for new business opportunities to grow the team with your allocated client and with the market unit around new opportunities
Key skills sought
• A passion for cloud and serverless technologies along with proven technical background across the software development lifecycle which resonates with a high level of DevOps maturity.
• Strong communication skills; with the ability to convey complex technical concepts clearly and concisely
• Substantial business experience in delivering projects through to a successful completion.
• Academic achievements in relation to computer science, formal education and / or certifications.
• Proven leadership skills, and capable of building and managing technical and team strategy for senior stakeholders.
• Proven experience and appropriate training for team management.

Responsibilities
• Actively working with our market units and multi-cloud vendor partnerships to win new work on digital IaaS, PaaS, SaaS solution strategies, designs, and delivery programmes.
• Working with our clients in transforming their business by delivering solutions and methodologies following best practice.
• Identifying the best technologies and services upon consideration of the client’s needs, constraints and strategies.
• You will be expected to evangelise standards, patterns and best practices for infrastructure and system components.
• Participating in workshops, recommending solutions, presenting proposed solutions to prospective clients and contributing content to proposals.
• Growing our brand through parallel internal and external workstreams.

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906).