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DevOps Technical Lead



Competitive/Negotiable depending on experience

DevOps Technical Lead (PAAS, Azure, Agile, VSTS)


Initial 3 Months

Competitive/Negotiable depending on experience

One of the UK’s largest energy companies are revolutionising the way they gain value from data by introducing a new analytics platform. We have an exciting vacancy for an DevOps Technical Lead (PAAS, Azure, Agile, VSTS) to set up best practice and govern the design, development and implementation of Analytics solutions onto the Microsoft Azure Platform.

The Role

In this DevOps Technical Lead (PAAS, Azure, Agile, VSTS) role, you’ll provide oversight, technical leadership, and direction to extended (internal and third party) Data and Analytics (DnA) Delivery Teams from a best practice, quality assurance and governance perspective.

You’ll be responsible for delivering an Azure platform DevOps service to support a large range of exciting data projects across Generation, Networks (Distribution/Transmission), Trading, B2B and Enterprise (Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and more) businesses. This will include both in-house delivery of code and data to production. It will also be a governance role where you’ll be working in partnership with 3 rd -party service providers to ensure code comes in on time, to quality and in line with the overall analytics principles.

You’ll also contribute directly to the build and deployment activities involved in establishing the new platform then work on the significant pipeline of future analytics projects.

Essential Skills

  • Extensive Experience developing using Azure including Data Lakes, Visual Studio, Data Factory etc
  • Must be an expert in DevOps Development and concepts
  • Experience writing PowerShell scripts with VSTS
  • Experience delivering CI/CD strategies
  • Understanding of pros and cons in relation to Big Data processing

Beneficial Skills

  • Experience working in the Energy industry

A demonstrable track record in a similar role is a necessity for this business critical role. The culture is one that promotes creativity and the ability to think outside the box. This is an exciting opportunity for a DevOps Technical Lead (PAAS, Azure, Agile, VSTS) in search of a new challenge that will push them out of their comfort zone.

This is an urgent requirement to work for a leading energy provider.

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