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Lead Platform Engineer - SRE, DevOps

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    London, England

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    £70000 - £80000 per annum

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    Oliver Mutch

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    11 months ago

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Platform Engineer - SRE, DevOps

Lead Platform Engineer is needed for a FinTech company based around payments and processing. They are looking for a technically astute lead to build and support secure and rapidly scaling infrastructure to match their current growth.

You will be leading the drive and transformation of the team into a next generation SRE team whilst delivering software that will improve the availability and efficiency of their current services. You will also be responsible for planning and maintaining production systems on AWS as they scale up. As the ideal candidate you will want to mentor and grow a team of experienced engineers and elevate the output of the team.

You will need to come from a background where you can demonstrate your strong experience in SRE and DevOps. Ideally some team lead experience would be beneficial but if can be used as an opportunity to make the step up into a lead position.

Key Skills Required:

  • Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience around a modern Programming language (Java/Python/Scale/Node.JS)
  • Kubernetes/Cluster Scheduler and Docker
  • CI/CD tools (Jenkins, CircleCI, Quay)
  • Dealing with Android and iOS mobile application pipelines

The company are highly tech focused in a fast, dynamic environment. You will need to be highly agile in your methodologies and principles. As a lead within the company you will have the opportunity to set the pace on delivery and take ownership whilst bringing in new ideas.