Cloud, DevOps & Infrastructure
Tech-Forward Staffing for Infrastructure, Cloud and DevOps Jobs
Cloud, Infrastructure and DevOps jobs are transforming the way that software is thought through. At McGregor Boyall, we’ve responded to this cultural shift towards continuous deployment and development by supporting organisations across the industry with their hiring and onboarding needs. IT recruitment remains at the heart of what we do every day.
We’re dedicated to delivering the most talented cloud architects and engineers to organisations offering the best in DevOps, cloud and AWS jobs. Although we’re perhaps best known for supporting the financial services and FinTech markets, our broad client base spans all sectors and business sizes, from start-ups to multi-national organisations in fields as diverse as energy, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications.
With increasing numbers of businesses making a conscious effort to leverage DevOps practices in their software development processes, skilled candidates are discovering that they can lead this transformation of the software lifecycle, offering their employers a strategic advantage and their customers enhanced productivity.
Our DevOps, Infrastructure and Cloud Jobs teams are committed to helping businesses place top IT talent into integral roles through our staffing solutions and executive search service. We’ve become a valued recruitment partner for many of our clients by focusing, above all else, on quality.
Sub-specialisms in DevOps and Cloud Jobs
We’re passionate about technology and how it reshapes business operations. As a result, many of the sub-specialisms our clients focus on are at the cutting edge of cloud and DevOps jobs, utilising AWS-based environments to scale their technical operations through automation and monitoring metrics.
Additionally, we support organisations utilising Microsoft’s Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) products such as Azure SQL and serverless functions, the Google Cloud Platform, and containerisation technologies to drive productivity and efficiency gains across all business units. These organisations are shaping best practices in software architecture and engineering as it shifts towards the public cloud.
We recruit for cloud architect, DevOps engineer, software development and functional analyst roles, helping organisations to find the talent that will make an impact at every stage of the continuous development and deployment process, from initial planning and design to the deployment and monitoring phase.
Our Industry Sectors
McGregor Boyall delivers exceptional DevOps and cloud talent across a variety of sectors. Although many of our clients come from the financial services and FinTech sectors, we’re also a valued recruitment and executive search partner for start-ups and established organisations in several industries, including the renewable energy field, fast-moving consumer goods and retail, media and entertainment, telecommunications and public-sector businesses.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the financial services industry. This industry encompasses a wide range of businesses involved in managing and investing money, such as banks, insurance companies, investment firms, and accounting firms.
Professional services recruitment involves sourcing, assessing, and placing highly skilled professionals in roles within the consulting, accounting, legal, engineering, and other related sectors. It focuses on identifying candidates with specific industry expertise and matching them with client organisations to meet their talent requirements.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the fast-moving consumer goods industry. This industry encompasses a wide range of businesses involved in producing, distributing, and marketing consumer products with a short shelf life.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within government and non-profit organisations. This sector includes government agencies, public universities, hospitals, and other public services funded by taxpayers.
IT, Media & Entertainment
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the media and entertainment industry. This industry encompasses a wide range of businesses involved in the creation, production, distribution, and marketing of content such as movies, TV shows, music, games, and books.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the retail industry. This industry encompasses a wide range of businesses selling consumer goods directly to customers, such as department stores, supermarkets, speciality stores, and online retailers.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the energy industry, including businesses involved in producing, distributing, and supplying energy resources such as oil, gas, coal, renewable energy, and nuclear power.
We hire talented professionals for various job positions within the pharmaceutical industry. This industry encompasses a wide range of businesses involved in the research, development, manufacturing, and distribution of drugs and medical products.
Experts in Cloud, DevOps and Infrastructure Jobs
Founded in 1987, we’ve been at the forefront of delivering the talent that has led technological advances in several fields for over three decades. We’re committed to continuously investing in our consultants’ training and accreditations to ensure we always provide our clients with the highest-quality service.
Our history, time-served skills, and openness to diverse and transformative ideas set us apart. We’ve helped organisations to implement agile methodologies and discover entire teams of development experts, supporting them as they enter new markets and scale operations. With offices across the UK and Europe, the Middle East and North America regions, we offer strategic recruitment solutions worldwide.
Popular Infrastructure, DevOps and Cloud Jobs
The DevOps engineer is responsible for maintaining the services that form the backbone of a business’s SaaS or PaaS offering, creating fault-tolerant and scalable systems across various industries. Our talent pool comprises DevOps engineers professionally certified with AWS, Microsoft and Google’s Professional Cloud services.
A cloud architect prioritises the big-picture strategy and solutions for their cloud computing services. This focus means that they’re often involved in identifying and assessing the feasibility of cloud infrastructure, understanding and continually monitoring its impact on productivity and efficiency.
Release management professionals will often come from a DevOps engineer or cloud architect background, taking a project management role which requires the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders to control the delivery and maintenance of software over its lifecycle. These individuals will often hold Scrum master and Agile delivery qualifications.
DevOps Testing Engineer
A DevOps testing engineer is concerned with ensuring the smooth delivery and maintenance of software throughout its entire lifecycle through a diverse amount of automation testing tools. As a QA role, the DevOps testing engineer is responsible for ensuring all deliverables are of the highest standard.
Site Reliability Engineer
A Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) is responsible for ensuring the reliability and availability of an organisation's systems and applications. They use automation and monitoring tools to identify and resolve issues and work with development teams to improve system performance and stability. They also design and implement disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
A Platform Engineer is responsible for designing, building, and maintaining an organisation's technology platforms. They work with stakeholders to understand requirements, select appropriate technologies, and ensure scalability, performance, and security. They also monitor and optimise platform performance and work to improve efficiency and streamline processes.
A Cloud Engineer is responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining an organisation's cloud infrastructure. They work with stakeholders to assess requirements, select appropriate cloud platforms and services, and ensure compliance with security and regulatory requirements. They also monitor and optimise performance and cost efficiency.
What Our Clients Say About Us
We’re always happy to hear about the positive impact our tech-forward recruitment services have had on our clients and candidates and how our consultants have been able to solve difficult or complex recruitment issues through niche hires.
Global Head of HR | FTSE 100 Organisation
"McGregor Boyall has exceptionally supported me from both a client and candidate perspective. As a client, I found my contact to have an unparalleled network, and they were able to present me with a selection of exceptional candidates across a range of roles when I was looking for “hard-to-find” skill sets."
Head of Technical | FMCG
"McGregor Boyall supported my site’s needs for interim managers flawlessly. They acted as the perfect business partner, listening carefully to my brief and presenting multiple candidates that were ideal for the roles."
Talent Acquisition Manager | Financial Institution
"I’ve worked with McGregor Boyall on three roles during a busy time for the internal TA team. The team not only delivered excellent candidates quickly but was also able to keep me updated and engage with all their candidates effectively."
Chief Technology Officer | Consulting
"I have worked with McGregor Boyall multiple times during my recruitment exercises and always valued their expertise and ability to source the right candidates."
Marketing Director | Financial Services
"The team at McGregor Boyall are a joy to work with. When I was a candidate, they were attentive to my needs, generous with their time and advice, and seemed genuinely invested in me finding the right role, not just placing me anywhere. I’m now working with them on the other side of the fence."
Senior Technical Business Analyst | FinTech
"McGregor Boyall are genuine and professional recruiters. My recruitment experience with the company was great. The recruiters have the right skill sets and talent to perform highly; they are true SMEs."
Product Owner | FinTech
"My recruitment partner is an absolute professional who takes care in selecting the right candidate for the role that meets both the client and business requirements. They have a vast network of clients, demonstrating their ability only to provide the best candidates."
HR Director | Membership Body/NFP
"McGregor Boyall has been a great help in supporting me whilst building our HR team. They have successfully supported me with multiple roles."
Discover Your Next Cloud Architect with McGregor Boyall
At McGregor Boyall, we offer recruitment solutions for permanent, interim and fixed-term roles and collaborate closely with your business to discover and deliver the talent that you need for your mid-career and senior opportunities. Contact us to discuss your requirements and open positions today.
Find Your Next Role as a DevOps Engineer with McGregor Boyall
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