Tech & Digital

Senior DevOps Engineer

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    Cloud, Infrastructure & Support

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum

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    Adam Robinson

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Job Title: Senior DevOps Engineer
Location: Lancashire
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Flexible Working: Hybrid working


Join a cutting-edge international program as a Senior DevOps Engineer. You will play a pivotal role in planning, coordinating, and architecting a state-of-the-art DevSecOps infrastructure, enabling large-scale collaborative software development across global teams.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Leadership: Lead a team in developing DevSecOps tools and applications as part of an integrated capability.
  • Collaboration: Work with the Software Enterprise to integrate and deploy domain-specific tools (e.g., Simulink, Rhapsody) within a containerized DevSecOps infrastructure.
  • Optimization: Trial DevSecOps processes with project teams to optimize tools and methodologies.
  • Best Practices: Liaise with implementation teams across multiple locations to identify and utilize best practices.
  • Compliance: Ensure the DevSecOps infrastructure supports DO-178C and DO-330 compliance through formal testing and qualification.
  • Delivery: Provide DevSecOps capabilities to end-users within the program.
  • Strategy: Develop strategies for adopting and using new processes, methodologies, and technologies.
  • Agile Management: Conduct work in accordance with agile management approaches, including roadmaps, plans, incremental development, sprint planning, and reviews.
  • Coordination: Coordinate and report on work across the team and stakeholders.

Your Skills and Experience:


  • A degree in a STEM subject or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Experience with DevSecOps infrastructure and tool architecture, integration, configuration, and deployment.
  • Knowledge of software development processes, methodologies, and tools such as SDLC, agile development, and DevOps practices.
  • Proven experience in leading a team of engineers for software development and delivery.


  • Experience with formal software development processes like DO-178C.
  • Experience in developing real-time or embedded applications.


  • Competitive pension scheme.
  • Enhanced annual leave allowance.
  • Company-contributed Share Incentive Plan.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Access to an employee assistance program, Cycle2work scheme, and employee discounts.
  • Potential eligibility for an annual incentive.

About the Role:

As part of a major national and international collaborative program, you will be involved in developing processes, tools, and infrastructure to support rapid software development and delivery across airborne and ground-based systems. This role involves architecting, planning, and developing a sophisticated DevSecOps infrastructure to enable large-scale software development, integration testing, and delivery.

Why Join?

This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact within a forward-thinking organization. You will be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and empowers you to fulfill your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ individuals.