Platform Engineer - AWS Focus

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  • Permanent
  • £50,000 - £65,000 (GBP)
  • Swindon, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • ASAP

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Platform Engineer to work for one of our major Payments clients. You will work with Engineering teams to Deliver platforms independently or/and as part of a team, drives efficiency to support the business and engineering department. Deliver platforms that enables business and engineering meet requirements. Supports and improves the CI/CD pipeline for smooth transition from the product owners through to live.  Ability to identify personal domain gaps and actively source the missing knowledge. 

Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Platform Engineer to work for one of our major Payments clients. You will work with Engineering teams to Deliver platforms independently or/and as part of a team, drives efficiency to support the business and engineering department. Deliver platforms that enables business and engineering meet requirements. Supports and improves the CI/CD pipeline for smooth transition from the product owners through to live.  Ability to identify personal domain gaps and actively source the missing knowledge. 

 

Key Tasks

Pipeline

  • Managing and Supporting of the pipeline to deliver platforms into multiple environment

Build

  • Support the build process to enable software delivery to our customers across multiple environments

Cloud

  • Ensure that platforms crated or migrated to the cloud are in line with our best practices and standards documents.

Platforms

  • Create and handover complete platforms to users, ensure strict adherence to users' requirements and relevant security measures.

 

Essential 

  • AWS infrastructure
  • GIT
  • Deploying and managing Container technologies 
  • Linux (ideally Centos/RHEL, Amazon Linux)
  • Creating/Managing deployment pipelines
  • Infrastructure as code experience (Terraform, CloudFormation, Puppet or Ansible)

 

Desirable 

  • Serverless technologies
  • Experience working with infrastructure and/or Development teams to deliver platforms/software into a production environment
  • Worked in a PCI (Payment Card Industry) DSS compliant environment
  • Experience with one or more object-oriented programming skills, i.e., Java, Python, Go or scripting (Groovy, Shell)
  • Experience working within a DevOps and Agile culture

Skills

IT Infrastructure Products
AWS S3
Amazon AWS
CentOS
Linux
RedHat
Software Development Tools
Git
Puppet

Industry Experience

IT
Finance & Insurance