Senior DevOps Engineer

London - London

£80,000 - £90,000   

Senior DevOps Engineer - Gaming, Block Chain, NFT

An international VC funded computer games startup located in central London. Our client are shaping the future of games and we'd love you to be a part of their journey. They have received a $Multi-million investment fund from the gaming industry's VIP investors. This is a 'battle royal' style game utilising block chain and NFTs with some of the gaming world's celebrity founders/CTOs.

Our client have super cool offices Headquartered in the heart of Soho. The team are 18 people strong with 14 being developers. *YOU BE THE FIRST DEVOPS ENGINEER*. This is a great chance to step up to be a manager / team lead in the future but to start with this is a purely hands-on role. You will have to come from a senior tech background and have the ability to make decisions on technical strategy and direction.

You will be in an autonomous role where you get to 'own' the tech and projects. The public cloud our client is using is Azure. This is because a lot of the games are written in C# .NET. It will be absolutely fine if you're coming from an AWS or GCP background though as long as you're happy to adopt Azure and have the public cloud concepts.

As this is a new and senior role you will get to influence and advise the founders on the technical direction of the DevOps tools and processes. For example, your first projects will be to implement Terraform for their infrastructure as code (IaC) and Elasticsearch.

Essential Skills:

  • Public Cloud - Azure or AWS or GCP (our client use Azure but any is ok)
  • CI/CD - any tool is ok but our client use Jenkins and Bitbucket
  • Terraform - essential as you will have to implement in the business
  • Scripting e.g. Python & bash

Desirable Skills:

  • 4+ years professional experience as a DevOps or build engineer working in a tech development team
  • Computer gaming experience
  • Artifactory
  • Docker
  • iOS & Android platforms deployment experience


  • Company Stock
  • Game Token participation
  • Latest Tech
  • Flexible working conditions (remote friendly)
  • Company Healthcare plan
  • Matched pension contributions
  • Central London location
  • 32 Vacation days (24 + 8 bank Holidays)
  • Bonding Activities

Urgent role here and our client has immediate interview slots for this role, so apply ASAP!

Senior DevOps Engineer - Gaming, Block Chain, NFT

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Updated: Wed Apr 20 2022 15:13:02 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)