Cloud DevOps Engineer, open to flexible working and returners

London (Greater)
23 Mar 2021
23 Apr 2021
Contract Type

Cloud DevOps Engineer, North and South Europe Digital Services Team, Enabling Functions

Your opportunity

In this role you will be based from one of our Regional offices and work on projects with our business and supporting functions. You will engineer and deploy cloud-based solutions such as Azure and AWS using a wide range of technologies and the full range of multi cloud services, working alongside people with a diverse range of skillsets.

We encourage consideration of flexible ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is of interest to you with some flexibility, please do discuss with us.

Are you looking to return to the workplace after an extended career break? 

For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of 2 years or more. If this is relevant for you, just let your recruiter know when you make your application.

Your role

Deloitte Technology and Digital Services are looking for a Cloud DevOps Engineer who is passionate about building applications at scale on cloud platforms. You will have a background in the design, automation, deployment and operation of cloud infrastructure and applications.

Azure platform: 

  • Ability to build enterprise applications and solutions using Azure (expose to AWS and Google Cloud is beneficial but not required);
  • Use Infrastructure-As-Code approach to create Azure resources (ideally Terraform, but ARM is okay)
  • Develop cloud architecture and solutions optimised for cloud platforms;
  • Develop scripts to automate the deployment of Azure deployments and solutions;
  • Monitor and maintain multiple Azure solutions to meet project requirements; 
  • Setup non-prod, prod environments – this includes creation of necessary tickets (Ex: IPflow), liaise with architect to work out the infrastructure requirements (VNet/VPC) for environment provisioning. 
  • Setup and manage backups, patching and AV/malware software across the environments; Monitor Alerts/Logs for any anomalies and escalate accordingly.
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge within Deloitte cloud teams;
  • Identify new tools and process to improve the cloud platform and automate processes.

DevOps Portal:

  • Setup, configuration and on-going management of Azure DevOps 
  • Setup build and release pipelines
  • Setting up repositories
  • Administration of permissions
  • Supporting Developers & Scrum Master 


  • Support mailbox box management
  • Creation of tickets for issues for triage with relevant teams 
  • Request management (submission and receiving) 

Your work, your choice

At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.

Location: London with occasional travel to Amsterdam

Work pattern: This is a permanent contract opportunity. The role can be worked on a full-time basis.

Your professional experience

  • Experience of automation and provisioning approaches, using tools such as Terraform, Bash, PowerShell, Python & C#;
  • Knowledge of agile software development tools and methodologies;
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies, learn quickly and pass on this knowledge to other team members;
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills;
  • Strong communicator and decision maker;
  • Occasional travel to other Deloitte sites;
  • Be willing to submit to BPSS and Security Clearance (SC) vetting processes.
  • Experience of agile project management approaches and tools (e.g. Azure DevOps);

Experience in the following is desirable -

  • Any cloud architect / administrator / developer certification (AWS / Azure / GCP);
  • Proven Scripting or programming experience (Python, Go, Bash, PowerShell, etc.);
  • Proven Experience of microservices and container-based systems (Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos);
  • ITIL experience; 
  • Fundamental knowledge of security best practices in cloud

Your service line: Enabling Functions 

At Deloitte, we’re all about making an impact that matters, together. And nowhere is this more apparent than among our 2,000 strong Enabling Functions teams. With our combined specialist skills and business partnering expertise, we provide all the essential strategy, support and advice our client-facing colleagues need, right across the firm. This enables them to focus all of their efforts on delivering the best service possible to their clients. So not only will you be providing world-class support to our internal clients, you’ll be making an impact for all the hugely influential organisations Deloitte works with too.  Covering all our distinct areas: Human Resources, Clients & Industries, Finance & Legal, Central Business Services, National Quality & Risk Management, Technology & Digital Services, and Real Estate, the opportunities here are vast. And what’s more, you can grow your career in whatever direction you choose. We’ll support you all the way. 

Personal independence

Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to a number of audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your "Immediate Family Members" are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds etc.) with audit clients of the firm.  The recruitment team will provide further detail as you progress through the recruitment process.

About Deloitte

Our Purpose & Strategy

To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. 

What do we do?

Deloitte offers global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Legal, Risk Advisory and Tax Consulting. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities whatever the role, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

Beyond the UK: Deloitte North and South Europe

The UK is part of Deloitte North and South Europe (NSE), the second largest member firm in the Deloitte network. Deloitte NSE combines operations in Belgium, Central Mediterranean (Italy, Greece, Malta), Ireland, the Middle East (Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Palestinian Ruled Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen), the Netherlands, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), Switzerland and the UK. Deloitte NSE brings together 2,700 partners and over 50,000 people, combining our unmatched breadth and depth of capabilities in audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, and tax and legal across the region. Being part of Deloitte NSE supports our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services and will create more opportunity and growth for our people. 

What do we value?

What brings us all together at Deloitte? It’s how we approach the thousands of decisions we make every day. How we behave, our beliefs and our attitudes. In other words: our values. Whatever we do, wherever we are in the world, we lead the way, serve with integrity, take care of each other, foster inclusion, and collaborate for maximum impact. These five shared values lead every decision we make and action we take, guiding us to deliver impact how and where it matters most. 

Being a Leader at Deloitte

Cultural fit and purpose-led leadership is crucial for Deloitte. Our leaders always set the example and inspire their colleagues. They make quality time for people and take an interest in them. They know what matters to people - both inside and outside work – and value them as individuals; always finding opportunities to develop them while showing respect and appreciation.

We expect colleagues at all levels to embrace and live our purpose and our leadership culture by challenging themselves to identify issues that are most important for our clients, our people, and for society and make an impact that matters. We know leadership comes in all shapes and sizes, but our Leadership Charter helps all of our people understand what we’re looking for:

  • We live our purpose: we act as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognising others for the impact they make
  • We develop talent: we develop high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities
  • We drive performance: we deliver exceptional client service; maximise results and drive high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and borders
  • We believe positive influence can make an impact that matters: we influence clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior people
  • We move, together, towards a strategic direction: we understand key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligning people to objectives and setting priorities and direction.

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