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Lead Infrastructure Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

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  • Contact:

    Octavian Donnelly

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0874

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

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Our Client

Our client, a European banking-as-a-service fintech based in Germany, is looking for a Lead Infrastructure Engineer based in Berlin, Germany. The firm is currently seeking a senior professional for its Engineering team to be part of a critical part of the business, the security and compliance of the storage of digital assets.

The successful candidate will be joining a warm and inclusive company with more than 400 dynamic professionals. Whilst our client's offices are based in Berlin, they are rapidly growing across the whole of Europe. The successful appointee will be working at the Berlin office, but there is the option for remote working at a later date.

Main Duties

The role's responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and lead a team of Infrastructure Engineers

  • Act as a mentor for your peers

  • Spearhead the design, development and operation of a modern infrastructure

  • Lead the design and implementation of automated processes for CI/CD

  • Continuously gain knowledge on Blockchain technology, modern cryptography and security

Your Profile

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience as Infrastructure Engineer (or similar position)

  • At least 3 years as a Team Lead

  • Strong experience in AWS, Kubernetes and overall cloud platform provider experience

  • Linux user with strong scripting skills

  • An experienced engineer with solid coding skills and a passion for perfection and quality

Also desirable, though not essential skills to have for this position:

  • Ruby, Go or Python

  • DevSecOps, SecOps and OPSEC

  • Cryptography

  • Blockchains

  • Microservices, Distributed systems

  • Message hubs

  • Networks

  • Bare-metal

  • Terraform/Terragrunt

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11262

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully-curated relationships networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.