The DevOPS engineer role working within the Platform team is pivotal to the successful build, optimisation and monitoring of our development platforms. The DevOPS engineer will work collaboratively alongside infosec, architects, developers, infrastructure, data and product experts.

This collaborative team of domain experts will adopt processes, procedures & emerging technology, enabling Developer & Product teams’ continuous delivery of customer focused applications & products.

Responsible for:

  • Support of configuration and operations release processes
  • Research, development, creation and support of platform delivery pipelines
  • Creating and maintaining technical processes and procedures
  • Champion SecDevOPS culture, training and adoption sessions

Key compentencies:

  • Displays ownership, proactivity, autonomy and self-reliance within the technical environment
  • Demonstrates a can-do attitude and promotes this across the team
  • Maintain technical skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with latest technology platforms and solutions
  • Recognised as an expert in their technical field
  • Query and challenge pre-existing ideals and the status quo, ignore the assumption that traditional approaches are optimal and suggest better alternatives


You will use the following technologies in this role and previous experience in these is essential:

  • Experience administering Azure DevOPS (formerly VSTS)
  • Experience of automation, deployment and monitoring tools
  • Experience of Azure hosting services and application monitoring tools

Experience required in some of the following technologies:

  • Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines
  • Automation of delivery platforms
  • Knowledge of Azure platform and infrastructure
  • Experience of Agile and Scrum methodologies


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineer or related experience highly desirable but not essential
  • Certification in Azure DevOPS principles

Key attritubes:

Strong experience working in a complex business/technology service environment in a senior infrastructure role

  • Experience of working in a cross-functional environment
  • Career history showing progression in Configuration or Operations engineer role
  • In depth knowledge of technology solutions, trends and techniques with a clear understanding of what future technology can mean for business
  • Experience of supporting Azure Cloud hosted technologies and services
  • Driven, confident, outgoing and self-managing with a real passion for achieving high service standards and an appetite for continuous change and development
  • Clear, concise and logical communication style suitable for all levels of the organisation
  • Strong planning, decision-making and organisation skills, with the ability to manage conflicting demands and judge complex situations through prioritisation and pragmatic approaches. Knows when to escalate and communicate issues
  • Personable engineer attitude that inspires and coaches team members and the wider technology teams

About Confused.com

As the first ever price comparison site in the UK, we’ve been trailblazers in the industry and in the technology sector since we began. Yet our success is built on more than tech. We’ve developed a strong and vibrant culture, where people who enjoy doing what they do are constantly finding ways to do it even better. Our passion, our honest and open approach and our focus on collaboration mean that we were recently named the fourth best large marketing place to work by Campaign. So, come and join us! We look forward to your application.

Some of our benefits

  • Discretionary cash bonus based on personal and business performance
  • 28 days holiday, plus extra time for good health
  • Group pension scheme
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Free gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loan scheme
  • Staff discounts scheme
  • Discounted insurance offers
  • Discounted health care schemes

If you think this role is for you and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click “apply now” to complete an online application form. If you have any questions please email recruitment@confused.com

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs via email and from agencies.

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Perks & benefits

Dental Benefits
Flexible Working
Employee Discounts
Travel Loan
Gym Discount
Casual Dress
Wellness Programmes
Share Scheme
Free Parking