Trader Transaction Processing
About The Role

Head of DevOps & Infrastructure Security - GCP, .Net Core, Ruby

Full time - Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

Hours - 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Are you a passionate leader who can help with our migration from on-prem VMs to the cloud? We are currently in the process of modernising our software stack and moving mission critical systems into the cloud and to Salesforce. Our stack is a mix of dotnet Core, Ruby, NodeJS and running on prem an in the cloud. If you can help us to design an event driven scalable set of services around core pub/sub messaging event buses on GCP then we would love to hear from you!

Where do you fit in?

You will take overall responsibility for managing our DevOps team and external suppliers and you will be responsible for our cloud infrastructure and on prem systems. Our systems are like any 25-year-old business, mixed and varied with lots of challenges to overcome in managing them and planning our full cloud migration.

We use modern software and infrastructure practices using GitOps, Terraform, serverless, containers, Cloud Functions / Lambda and cloud native infrastructure. We are looking at modernising on our prem stack using Anthos on GCP.

What's in it for you?

  • The chance to join a growing digital business in the middle of our exciting technological transformation journey.
  • An excellent benefits package, including discounts from a wide range of retailers. Private medical insurance and a healthcare cash plan.
  • You'll be part of a fast-growing digital marketplace business that has a great culture and is really going places.

What do you need to succeed
  • A certified cloud architect - AWS and GCP
  • 5+ years’ experience of managing high traffic web infrastructure
  • Understanding of modern development and deployment processes 
  • Knowledge of CDN and web caching strategies a must
  • You will have worked in PCI / HIPAA compliant scenarios
  • Written security policies and managed their implementation
  • Terraform & scripted environments
  • Kubernetes / Serverless
  • On Prem (VMWare), AWS and Google Cloud
  • Knowledge of Microsoft stack, IIS, ASP, dotnet core
  • Strong management & leadership skills
  • Server infrastructure – On premises, GCP and AWS.
  • Knowledge of Dotnet Core,, Ruby and NodeJS
  • High level project estimation and training teams to do this
About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our teams continue to uphold these high standards.

With over 48,000 of only the best trades on our books who've passed a robust vetting process, we're staying true to our core business belief which is -  'Checkatrade does the checks so you don't have to.'

We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is a really exciting time to join our team.