Your opportunity Do you want to work with, and lead, a diverse technology team delivering truly business-changing products?
If so, the DFA Product Factory is somewhere that you can do just that.
We are at the heart of the strategic, long term and digitally-focused roadmap. We leverage the deep heritage of Deloitte and the amazing Intellectual Property within the firm to challenge the old and influence what is yet to happen.
We have the agility of a start-up, within the ecosystem of a $35bn global enterprise.
We encourage consideration of flexible ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is of interest to you with some flexibility, please do discuss with us.
Are you looking to return to the workplace after an extended career break? For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of 2 years or more. If this is relevant for you, just let your recruiter know when you make your application.
Your role The Product Factory, in London and St Albans, is a multi-location and highly diverse group that uses cloud-first, best of breed, software and technology to deliver innovative and impactful solutions to some of our clients most complex problems.
To support this exciting strategic initiative, this is your opportunity to join Deloitte's rapidly growing Financial Advisory Product Factory team. The Product Factory team harness innovative technology and the latest programming techniques to solve our clients' most complex and immediate issues. The team designs and builds innovative solutions to compliance and risk issues in the financial crime and regulatory fields and provide specialist services to large and complex data-driven projects throughout the wider firm.
As typical with our business, the team will work in a highly agile and flexible way, supporting a diverse range of client, business and technical requirements. Responsibilities As a DevOps Engineer you will be part of a small, dedicated Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team within the Product Factory. The SRE team have a range of responsibilities:
Solution Architecture - architect systems based on our Cloud expertise and knowledge of what makes "good" reliable architecture
Product Hosting - make sure that the infrastructure hosting our products is as reliable as possible, providing a consistent service for our users
Shared Services and Tooling - centrally host services and tools to improve and accelerate the building and running of reliable products
CICD Pipelines - provide the foundations for automating the reliable integration and deployment of changes from pull request to production
Holistic Security - continuously look at the DFA estate through a security lens to plug gaps and add additional layers based on pragmatic prioritisation
We would expect you to:
Understand what it takes to deliver and support high quality solutions that align to the needs of our clients based on the AWS platform in an Agile environment
Be passionate about Cloud technology and Cloud adoption
Develop and build upon our CI/CD platform
Be a problem solver, troubleshooting and improving existing DevOps processes as well as providing support and advice for development teams
Be curious and want to develop your knowledge of current and future technologies and how they can be leveraged at Deloitte
Your work, your choice At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.
Location: Your home office will be London, with occasional travel to St Albans.
Work pattern: Permanent full-time
Your professional experience Essential:
Experience in building platforms in AWS (preferably serverless application stacks)
Experience in Infrastructure as Code, preferably Terraform
Knowledge of agile software development tools and methodologies such as Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), DevOps principles
Familiarity with using the version control system Git
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to build "secure by design" systems
AWS qualifications to support knowledge (Solution Architect Associate or similar)
Background in development (e.g. understanding of best practices)
Experience with container-based development approaches
Your service line: Financial Advisory Advising clients in the moments that define their business takes multiple layers of expertise. Much more than due-diligence, this is about diverse teams of specialists coming together, crossing service lines and international borders to tackle the many, complex issues involved in major transactions. And we have one of the broadest networks in the business. Here, you'll find fascinating, career-building projects, market leading approaches, cutting-edge resources, huge clients and inspirational colleagues. As well as opportunities to develop a deep industry or product specialism.
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