Lead Cloud Infrastructure Developer – Azure

  • BP,
  • Sunbury
Competitive + Excellent benefits
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Lead Cloud Infrastructure Developer – Azure
Location: Sunbury
Grade: G

About BP

BP is one of the world’s best-known energy brands, delivering heat, light and mobility products and services that work towards securing a lower carbon future. Our Information Technology & Services (IT&S) represents one of our largest operational functions – providing world-class IT and telecommunication support to every part of our business. As well as maintaining our IT infrastructure and improving productivity, the department also takes responsibility for protecting BP against the growing risk of viruses by safeguarding us from security threats.

About the role

As Lead Cloud Infrastructure Developer, you will take a leading technical role in the Azure workstream, enabling BP’s use of Azure public cloud services. Working within a self-organising team, you’ll play a leading part in continuously improving cloud infrastructure services by devising key metrics that measure improvements and enhance delivery. You’ll champion the use of quality products and services, becoming an advocate for the continual refinement of the team’s ‘definition of done’. It’s a fantastic opportunity – not only to build an in-house team at a global company, but to play a leading role in BP’s IT renaissance and digital transformation.

What you’ll do

As a technical expert, the primary purpose of this role be to will ensure that core IaaS products and underpinning services such as access management, network, patching, monitoring and back up are automated to self-service for other internal and supplier support teams to access. You will also take responsibility for:

• Changing management and code release from dev/test through production
• Developing and implementing Azure, market provided or write our own integration technology and tooling to facilitate consumption of Azure services
• Refining large goals and epics into value adding sprint iterations of products and services
• Writing minimal design documentation sets
• Working in a co-located agile team using two-week sprints
• Leading the Azure team; code reviews/peer programming, design advice, agile coaching
• Working closely with BP enterprise architects, Azure account architects, TAMs and other stakeholders to ensure BP get best use from the Azure technology stack

What you need

• A BSc Computing and Azure Developer/DevOps/Architect accreditation
• Working knowledge of Azure services, Agile and DevOps cultural practises
• Expertise in Ruby and Python against Azure API, Lambda, Cloud Formation
• Experience with Linux and Windows, Shell and Powershell scripting
• Understanding of Splunk, Image build pipelines, GitLab and Automated testing

Closing date: 28th March 2018.
Dice Id : DI78
Position Id : 86431BR
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