Capital on Tap is hiring a

Devops Engineer

London, United Kingdom

Capital on Tap believes that the future is all about the impact that small businesses can have in the world. As such we are on a mission to help them thrive – cash flow shouldn’t be a barrier to success.

Since launching our business credit card and business loans in 2017 we have been taking off like a rocket! We are one of the fastest growing companies in the UK (Sunday Times Fast Track 100 in 2017, 2018 and 2019) and we've continued to show stable profitability throughout Covid-19. We anticipate that both our profitability and growth will continue, and if anything accelerate!

This puts us in a strong position to help even more small businesses! Our passion for collaborating and helping small businesses thrive has only increased as a result of the current crisis. This means the work from here on out is only going to get even more interesting and we are looking for a diverse and talented team to join us on our journey moving forward.

Our people (and our office dogs) really are the best thing about working at Capital on Tap. We have built a dynamic, fun and vibrant culture where your opportunities for growth are as big as your ambitions.

The Role

We are continuing to launch our product globally and we are now looking for talented DevOps Engineer to join our collaborative team, bringing with you a broad range of experiences and a passion for cloud technologies and practices.

We’re looking for someone with Azure and Windows Server experience, as well experience working as a systems administrator. that will drive innovation and help us scale our platform, not just in the UK but potentially on a global scale as well.

In addition to running and managing our Windows servers environment, supporting the applications and the end users, writing scripting and supporting operations tools, you will be responsible for the build, configuration, installation and deployment of new and existing environments; using Terraform code. Ansible experience is a must as you will be expected to use Ansible code to automate processes. As well as solid Azure experience, the ideal candidate will have some knowledge of Linux so we can continue to expand our Linux usage.

We are a business that loves collaborating and so the ability to work in a team and share thoughts and ideas is vital. We are looking for a tech evangelist who want to continue to develop and loves suggesting and implementing new ideas across the business.

We have a huge variety of projects that you could be working on:

  • Managing Azure services that span storage, security, networking, compute and application cloud capabilities
  • Own Terraform / Ansible / JSON scripting / DSC code
  • Managing our website with Microsoft IIS 10
  • Managing Windows server 2016/2019 domain controller
  • Designing and building CI/CD pipeline 
  • Working with developers and stakeholders to build better applications and tools and improving the user experience
  • Maintaining all IT infrastructure
  • Proactively managing and understanding all hardware and software used across the business
  • Building servers and performing server troubleshooting; updating and maintaining security compliance
  • Support SQL databases and run SQL queries to support the business
  • Creating, maintaining and enhancing standards for delivery for business functionality, as well as developing, maintaining, and enhancing design standards and patterns for infrastructure and system components

The Team

We are a diverse team, all eager to learn more and to help each other out. We love building innovative systems, solving problems and working together to really make a difference in the business.

We work in an agile methodology in small cross-functional team which we feel saves time, increase efficiency and improves communication between everyone involved in the project.

We offer great progression within the team, offering routes into people management or tech leadership where you can really hone in on the architecture of the software. All of our team leads and tech leads have been promoted quickly from within.

What do we require?

Must Haves

  • 2 years experience in a Devops position with Microsoft Azure 
  • 2 year sSystem Administrator work
  • Experience with Office365, G suite, Jira
  • Experience with Powershell
  • 1 years experience with Terraform and Ansible
  • Experience Microsoft Domain Controller Windows server 2016 or higher
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • Fantastic team player willing to “muck in” and who is passionate about the role and company
  • The ability and desire to pick up and learn new technologies quickly


  • Experience with Bash and other script languages is desirable
  • Experience in an ISO 27001 
  • Experience with Linux / Unix System 
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker 
  • Experience with Octopus

What you get in return

We also try not to take ourselves too seriously (all the time) so we make sure our office is decked out with a pool table, arcade machine, beer tap, and a couple of office dogs thrown in for good measure. In addition to a great environment in a buzzing location in Shoreditch we also offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An opportunity to grow and develop – we give every employee £1,000 a year to grow their skills outside the company
  • Private healthcare
  • 28 days paid holiday
  • Travel card loan and/or cycle to work scheme
  • Generous anniversary rewards - including a 4 week paid sabbatical at 4 years
  • Fun socials and team activities

Diversity and Inclusion

At Capital on Tap we are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, ability, national origin and all the other characteristics that make us who we are.

We want to be a place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come and do their best work and most importantly feel included and that they can be their authentic selves. We welcome, consider and encourage applications from anyone that shares this passion.

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