London, United Kingdom

Lead DevSecOps

Full-time / part-time
Mid-Senior Level
3 More London Riverside
United Kingdom

Job description

As the Lead DevSecOps Engineer you will be pivotal in streamlining the software development lifecycle to improve developer productivity, delivery speed, and code quality. You will be working closely with development, operations and security teams to identify and resolve pain points and inefficiencies in delivery workflows. Automating delivery processes and maintaining the continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipeline.

This is a newly created role to be part of our leading edge Data & Analytics team.

What will your day to day role look like?

  • You will streamline the software development lifecycle by identifying pain points and productivity barriers and determining ways to resolve them. 
  • Collaborate closely with development teams to understand their current build and release processes and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Partner with cross-functional stakeholders, including development, operations, quality assurance and security, to streamline processes.
  • Provide guidance to development teams to improve performance and operability of the solutions they develop.
  • Build and maintain the CI/CD pipelines to improve developer productivity, agility and code quality.
  • Develop and continuously improve automation solutions to enable teams to build and deploy code efficiently and consistently.
  • Build automated testing to reduce manual effort and improve product quality.
  • Ensure that systems meet business and customer needs for reliability and availability.
  • Monitor and manage application performance and service quality, including initial troubleshooting, identification of root cases and issue resolution.
  • Work closely with cross-functional stakeholders to analyze and troubleshoot complex production issues. 
  • Prepare and present design and implementation documentation to multiple stakeholders.
  • Promote DevOps principles and culture across the software engineering organization.


  • Master’s or PhD degree or equivalent in quantitative fields.
  • 8+ years of relevant DevOps experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in software engineering.
  • Background in Financial Industry preferred but not essential.

Skills and Experience:

  • Strong collaboration skills, with a demonstrated ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Experience developing CI/CD workflows and tools.
  • Proficiency in one or more coding languages: JavaScript, C++, Python, Java
  • Experience with CI/CD tools PowerShell, Terraform, Puppet, Azure DevOps, AWS cloud formation, Lamda functions, Jenkins, Ansible, Artifactory, CircleCI
  • Experience with development Microservices based platforms on Azure and AWS using Docker, Kubernetes
  • Create Infrastructure as a Code using appropriate IaaC coding languages
  • Strong automation scripting skills.
  • Experience in configuration management, test-driven development and release management.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience with agile development and strong understanding of DevOps principles.
  • Ability to investigate and analyze information, and to draw conclusions.
  • Flexibility, adaptability and desire to learn new languages and technologies.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Experience with incident management.

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Interested? Please apply today for immediate consideration.

Company description

Do you want to be part of a Global Private Equity Administrator who provides outsourced Administration services for PE, Real Estate, Depository and Compliance with Assets under Administration in the excess of $650Billion? If so, please read on!

With offices across 23 jurisdictions including New York, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Cayman, BVI, Belfast, Dublin, Guernsey, Jersey, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Cyprus, Mauritius, Singapore, Hong Kong and Manila our growth journey has only just begun. 

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