Lead DevOps - Docker, Linux, C++ for Driverless Vehicles


Ref: 59Thursday 6 January 2022


Lead DevOps Engineer – Bristol/ Bath / Swindon M4


Design of Autonomous/ Driverless Vehicles/ CAV

Senior role in a well funded start up team delivering game changing autonomous / driverless

vehicle tech - hardware & software products for Land based vehicles across all sectors.

You need excellent knowledge and experience as DevOps Engineer with CI/CD.

These groundbreaking new software & engineering design tools are being adopted by leading Tier 1 & OEMs for Full Automation in Automotive, Off Highway, Agriculture, Defence, Industry 4.0 & Smart Factories worldwide.

As Lead DevOps Engineer, You will determine the Test & CI/CD strategy and machine learning pipeline to ensure robust, efficient and well tested code for complex software, electronics, mechanical, electro-mechanical and vehicle subsystems for autonomous driving platforms.

This role offers excellent opportunity to get into CAV, great worklife balance  and it also offers flexibility in working remotely or onsite when needed. This is start up Dev Environment  – so collaboration &  team work is critical 



As a DevOps Engineer, you will lead development in new technology for CAV / Autonomous Vehicles as you transform vital business needs into code and drive innovation.

You will have a real passion for the philosophy of DevOps.

Your role will involve designing and deploying solutions which will allow: automatic provisioning and management of environments; the capability to continuously integrate; containerisation functionality and the automation of testing

  • Combine Software Development and IT operations from early stage implementation and test, through to production.
  • Set the Test and CI/CD strategy to ensure robust, efficient and well tested code.
  • Determine Machine learning pipeline – making the software work flow as automated as possible
  • Testing & De bugging
  • Using Docker to allow developers to build and run software in a simple manner
  • Collaborative and Cross Functional role working with design engineers, software developers, product developers, sales teams and clients/ end users.

Essential Experience & Skills

  • Degree Software, IT or Engineering – any of: Mechatronics / Electromechanical / Electronic/ Robotics/ Embedded Software/ Industrial Engineering
  • Software infrastructure experience: Software Integration, Testing & Deployment
  • CI/CD Continuous Integration practises including Machine Learning pipeline
  • Machine Learning into CI: eg TensorFlow, Caffe, Torch, PyTorch
  • Docker
  • Linux
  • Coding: C++, Python
  • Version & Release control  - Git / Gitlab/ Jenkins/ Bamboo
  • Understanding of the Software Development Life cycle (preferably Agile)


Please note: Essential to have relevant Software infrastructure background in DevOps, CI/CD & Machine Learning pipeline - on Linux with Docker.

Our client has an excellent attitude towards ongoing personal development, Training & Development. As well as making tech that is beneficial to the planet.  You will have access to the latest education, tools and technology, and a limitless career path with CAV technology leader and be able to see your impact roll out on the production line.


For more info & full job spec, please Call us on 0117 907 4736,  Email: info@clarehillassociates.com      Visit: www.clarehillassociates.com