Sr. or Principal HashiCorp Vault Software Developer Engineer

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • London, UK

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Sr. or Principal HashiCorp Vault DevOps Engineer. Our client is a leading quantitative research & technology company in the financial industry located in the UK.

By using the latest scientific techniques, our client produces world-beating predictive research and builds advanced technology to analyze the world’s data. This is truly a unique and niche area within the Fintech global arena. This uber position is within the IAM Division. The description below describes details about the group, your responsibilities and minimum requirements. Position location is: London, UK and this position is for a Contract or FTE (FTE is Preferred)

The IAM (Identity Access Management) division which is responsible for:

  • Protecting all resources and intellectual property within the company worldwide
  • Authentication and Authorization, Secrets Management, Privileged Account Management
  • PKI
  • Cradle to grave identity provisioning

Role responsibilities are:

  • Participating / owning end to end development, delivery, operations, prioritization, and backlog of HashiCorp Vault work for the business worldwide
  • Just in time provisioning (ephemeral identity / access) across multiple security domains
  • Developing / maintaining self-service GIT based solution that allows teams to configure / manage their private namespaces
  • Engineering / operating HashiCorp Vault instance fully HA across multiple datacenters
  • Engineering / deploying / configuring Vault deployments using secure pipelines and terraform
  • Developing custom vault plugins as required

Key specific responsibilities:

  • Liaising with internal stakeholders to understand business processes
  • Mapping business requirements to technical requirements
  • Driving Cloud Vault process improvement projects
  • Work with and mentor junior members of the team

Minimum (Must have) Qualifications:

  • Min. 2 yrs. HashiCorp Vault development expertise
  • Terraform Enterprise experience
  • Strong security focus (Experienced running high-integrity systems, designs with security in mind at all times preferably viewed as a security thought leader within the org)
  • Strong DevOps experience
  • Strong IAC “Infrastructure as Code” experience
  • Experienced running HA infrastructure
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management expertise in order to describe access control security policies across the business

Preferred skills (these are not required but will help if you have any listed below)

  • Vault PKI expertise (out of all of the preferred this is the most valuable)
  • Jenkins or Bamboo expertise
  • Python, Java, shell scripting experience
  • Expertise monitoring systems (and tools)
  • Experience with Immutability (feature of the server)
  • AWS or any other Cloud services expertise
  • UK, EU, US or CDN Passport (please review country passports not acceptable below)

Compensation & Benefits for FTE:

  • Base pay range $120-$180k USD + 1st year annual bonus: 40% of base = Total annual comp range: $168k to $252k USD DOE (depending on experience & acceptance from the client & amounts shown will be converted to £ GPB)
  • Relocation compensation provided to the approved candidate to London, estimated range is $20 to $25k USD
  • US, CDN, AU, EU, and other countries that recognize intellectual properties and extradition. Thus citizens from those countries are acceptable & encouraged to apply.
  • Informal dress code and work/life balance with great benefits
  • Comprehensive healthcare and life assurance
  • 25 days holiday pay
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Monthly company events
  • Central London office close to 5 stations and 6 tube lines

*For consultant the comp range is up to £700 GPB per day minimum 6 month contract with option to convert to FTE amounts are based on your skill level, etc.

Additional key items:

  • This is a full time (preferred) or contract position located in London, UK and the employer will pay for relocation costs and you will be working directly for this employer. Our firm is merely executing the service to find, vet and present the appropriate candidate.
  • No remote working conditions are available
  • Your current citizenship must be from a country that allows for extradition to the UK
  • Name of client shall be disclosed upon initial screen phone call with Exectap.

List of Unapproved Passport holder countries:

Afghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Columbia, DR Congo, Georgia, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, North Korea, Pakistan, Peru, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Vietnam

Exemption Criteria: (need to have the first 2)

10 years+ in an approved Jurisdiction

Owns property in approved Jurisdiction

No parents remaining within unapproved Jurisdiction

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