Platform Lead - Path to Live

Platform Lead - Path to Live

Job Overview

Location
London, England
Job Type
Full Time Job
Job ID
6944
Date Posted
9 months ago
Recruiter
Alice Lidze
Job Views
53

Job Description

  • About the role:

    We're looking for a Platform Lead to join the ASOS technology team to lead and own the ASOS Tech Path to Live, in terms of overall strategy and specific ownership of large integrated environments.  You’ll report into the Head of Reliability Engineering, responsible for ensuring the reliability of our tech as our business grows and scales.

    You’ll be working closely with stakeholders, peers and engineers to ensure that the ASOS path to live remains up to date and relevant, and continually matures in line with DevOps best practice.

    You will closely work with your teams, ensuring they have the support they need to continually improve the reliability of the integrated test environments, reduce infrastructure costs and enable delivery team velocity.

    What you'll be doing:

    • Liaising with key stakeholders to understand the needs of Engineering and Operations teams in relation to the path to live, creating new relationships and understanding where Reliability Engineering can help improve reliability and velocity.
    • Creating and owning a roadmap with clear milestones and dependencies, and working with your teams and other dependencies to align on delivery against those milestones.
    • Being the recognised authority for all things path to live through effective communication and engagement.
    • Leading your teams seeking to bring out the best in all team members (both permanent and third party), aligning their responsibilities with their strengths and career goals, seeking high engagement, performance and retention.
    • Managing third party engagements, ensuring we have the right mix of permanent and third-party engineers in each area.
    • Improving the availability of the path to live environments and ensuring that test coverage continues to remain relevant, in line with business and technical changes.
    • Managing environment costs through visibility and identification of cost optimization opportunities.
    • Working with programmes and platforms to understand their testing requirements and collaborating on test strategies to ensure that testing happens early, continuously and is owned at the right level.
    • Drive the day-to-day operations, monitoring and maintenance of the platform to ensure reliable, predictable and efficient service.

    Who we'd like to meet:

    A credible influencer with a strong background in leadership, agile ways of working and Dev Ops, testing and environment management, with experience of the following:

    • Working in a large and complex Tech department with a variety of technologies and ways of working.
    • Working with multiple and varied stakeholders, balancing complex and competing needs.
    • Leading both internal and external teams and working with a combination of onshore/offshore/nearshore and remote working teams.
    • Experience working with Azure or equivalent vendors
    • Strong financial/budget management experience

    What's in it for you?

    We will give you a competitive salary, bonus scheme, staff discount, sample sales and pension matching but also a fantastic bunch of flexible benefits that focus on your health, wealth & inner self for you and your friends and family. 

    We are all equal!


    We’re committed to creating an inclusive workforce.  We believe in a world where you have the freedom to explore and express yourself without judgement, no matter who you are or where you’re from. Where you value yourself and feel proud of who you are. Where individuality is a source of confidence, because difference makes the world a better place.







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