Head of DevOps - UK (#57541564) 

Sudbury, London, United Kingdom

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Russian hacker, Vladimir Leonidovitch Levin, attempted the biggest bank heist the world had ever seen via dial-up internet in 1994, Zia Hayat, Callsign CEO and founder, was hooked - armchair fraud became a real possibility. From this moment, Zia knew he wanted to play a part in stopping the bad guys and securing the internet for all. Founded In 2012, Callsign's mission has been to make Digital Identity simple and secure for everyone and everything. In that time, we've grown to over 200 employees, opened offices in Singapore and Abu Dhabi, been recognised as a WEF Global Innovator and our technology is being used by many of the world's leading financial institutions to keep millions of consumers safe.
But we aren't stopping here. The identity revolution has only just begun, and we are looking to hire the brightest and inquisitive minds to help us make every web, mobile and physical Interaction seamless and secure. If this sounds like you, lets chat.
DevOps is a set of practices that works to automate and integrate the processes between software development and operations teams, so they can build, test, and release software faster and more reliably. The term DevOps was formed by combining the words “development” and “operations” and signifies a cultural shift that bridges the gap between development and operation teams, which historically functioned in siloes.
As a DevOps Lead here at Callsign, you will help transform and improve our DevOps capabilities, as well as ensure that all products, services, and projects are designed, delivered, and supported according to business requirements.
Technical Competencies:
Minimum of 5 years of relevant management/supervisory experience, managing teams of DevOps/software engineering professionals of 20+; Expert in SaaS technology such as Dockers, Kubernetes, microservices; Deep experience with deploying to and running real-time complex cloud platforms, with particular experience in Amazon AWS; Working on a security product is a bonus; Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in DevOps, with proven track record of leading a team to transform the efforts of a technology organization; Experience in an agile environment, and running agile through a modern platform, utilising platform such as Jira, Confluence, Gitlab etc.; Strong communication skills; Demonstrated ability of successfully leading complex development operations for enterprise software; Experience establishing and running Site Reliability Engineering teams; Experience establishing and running 24x7 support programs; Experience recruiting and interviewing for a fast-growth business area.
Your Approach: Have a mindset of Everything as a Service; Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences, both technical and non-technical; Comfortable working in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, dynamic environment; Have a personal passion for improving processes with automation and tooling; A systematic problem-solver, with a strong sense of ownership, drive, and determination.
Automatic Option: Health Insurance – single Life Insurance Employee Assistance Program 3 months full pay maternity & 2 weeks full pay paternity (if the statutory minimum is meet) 25 days of annual leave + Callsign Bank Holiday (not included in holiday allowance) Free financial advice
Optional: Cycle to work scheme Wills and Estates – our benefits provider has partnered with a third party who offers a discount Home Utilities our benefits provider has partnered with a third party who offers a discount Cycle Insurance Health cash plans Cyclist protection Discounted gym membership

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