Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Ordnance Survey
Southampton, UK/Remote
Added: April 26, 2024
Our growing Technology team plays a key role in ensuring OS is at the cutting edge of geospatial capability and is looking for people to join them. Its mission is to work across the business to provide customer centric design and technology services.

Join the Ordnance Survey's Automatic Feature Extraction team as a Senior Infrastructure Engineer and contribute to solving business and customer problems using Microsoft's cloud offering Azure to orchestrate exciting new solutions. Be part of a multidisciplinary production delivery team and actively engage in the analytical community at OS.

Who We're Looking For

We welcome applicants who have a passion for building systems. If you have some or all of the following skills and experiences, we'd love to hear from you:

  • Strong knowledge in orchestrating systems in the cloud.
  • Thrives when leading, coaching and mentoring an engineering team.
  • Good track record in influencing key business & technical stakeholders.
  • Passionate about implementing new engineering techniques within a development team to drive efficiencies and problem solving.
  • Expert knowledge and skills in software engineering & industry best practice (including (TDD, CI, Clean Code, creating testable code, Design Patterns).

Technologies We Use : YAML, Bicep, Azure Pipelines, Azure Data Factory, Function Apps, Azure Batch. Our wider team also uses Python, Esri ArcPro and geoprocessing tools, FME, SQL and AzureML.

While not required, the following skills would be a plus:

  • Experience of using AzureML to orchestrate Machine Learning models.
  • Experience of processing geospatial data.

Remember, you don't need to tick every box to apply. We value diverse experiences and perspectives and encourage applications from all backgrounds. Join us and contribute to our mission!

The rewards


We want you to love what you do. That's why our benefits package rewards a job well done. We'll give you:

  • Salary: £41,659 - £51,461 (dependent on experience)
  • Performance related bonus
  • A competitive pension scheme
  • We embrace flexible working and can consider different working hours dependent on the role and your personal circumstances
  • 25 days annual leave - (30 days after five years) bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas
  • Plus, a suite of excellent additional benefits


OSHQ is based in Southampton, Hampshire but at OS we believe work is something you do, not somewhere you go. We embrace a hybrid working model where we believe the choice is with the individual on when they work from our fantastic office or from home. We want to continue to be an inclusive employer and recognise that one size doesn't necessarily fit all.

Closing date : Sunday, 12 May 2024

We believe diversity and inclusion is about working together - in an encouraging and respectful environment to reach our full potential. We believe combining different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives will help us reach our vision and be trusted and admired across the globe for setting the standards and leading the way.

We are looking for passionate people from a range of backgrounds and welcome applications from any race, age, gender, background or religion.

We're individually talented and collectively powerful, and we give you the space to take your career in whichever direction you want.