Head of IT Infrastructure at Nationwide Building Society, London, 6 Months, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Jan 16, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

As one of the largest savings and mortgage providers in the UK, our 15 million members are at the heart of everything we do, and because we’re committed to providing them with great products and legendary service, we always make sure we have the right people to help us achieve that.

Who we’re looking for:

We’re currently looking for a Head of IT Infrastructure to join our team based in London on a 6 Month, Day Rate Contract.

As a minimum requirement you’ll have:

  • Leadership experience, having been previously in an I.T focused position
  • Strong understanding of technologies and principles such as Infrastructure, IaC, DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering, Docker, Kubernetes etc.
  • Hybrid on premise/Cloud experience
  • Worked in regulated and highly security focused environments
  • Start-up experience is preferable but not essential

What you’ll be doing:

This is an exciting chance to be involved in something brand new, where you’ll help to build and shape new SME business banking propositions, setting it up for future success. You will use cutting edge technology to develop a market leading, digitally focused proposition to meet the needs of the thriving SME market.

You will be responsible for;

  • Build a team to look after IT Service Desk / Helpdesk
  • Work with the CTO to continue to build a Platform Engineering/SRE capability
  • Embed a DevOps and SRE culture to work to modern best practice
  • Build an incident management capability
  • Manage change and key stakeholders
  • Develop a greenfield business area as part of an established organisation

What we can offer you:

Rate of pay: Competitive

Duration: 6 months contract

Start: Immediate start dates