Engineering Operations Lead

Engineering Operations Lead - Up to £70,000 + Fantastic benefits + Competitive Bonus!

(Guildford, England)


A business generating billions of revenue is looking for a forward-thinking infrastructure engineer to lead a small team through the delivery of a number of impactful projects going on internally and be pivotal in key infrastructure decisions moving forward into 2021 and beyond.


What does the business do?

First of all, the wider business is a high performing organisation that has been ever-present in the FSTE 100 for decades. The team helps global businesses defend themselves against cybercrime and is considered a leader in the space.


Here are some of the things you will be doing...

  • Manage the Infrastructure teams (10 team members) to deliver reliable services for our customers, so that they can focus on effectively and efficiently supporting our business.
  • Build and lead an effective and cohesive team
  • Work cross-functionally with members of the Products and Platform management team on the implementation of the company’s strategic and operational plan
  • Working with the Architecture Team to ensure solutions delivered by the team are aligned with technical and systems strategies.
  • Putting in place an 'Operational Acceptance Into Service' (OAIS) process for transitioning new systems or services into operation


What do I need to have to apply?

  • Experienced in translating ideas/concepts, from a range of stakeholders, into workable solutions with a clear, prioritised roadmap and strategy to achieve them
  • A hunger to lead a team and put their own stamp on it
  • Passionate about Infrastructure / Networking or relevant field and able to inspire colleagues
  • Quick to acquire product/technical expertise in order to understand current and desired product experience as well as underlying technology and dependencies 
  • Experience of agile (scrum) methodology, success in leveraging traditional practices (ITIL)


  • Competitive salary with bonus
  • Car allowance
  • Great pension
  • Exposure to top-tier clients
  • Be part of a high-performing team working alongside industry leaders



If you would like to find out more please do not hesitate to apply or reach out directly for a confidential chat. Look forward to your application.