Platform Engineer

24/09/2019_1569317227
Negotiable

Managing this Role

Chris Marshall

Consultant - Cloud Specialist 0207 759 7878

Having spent time in the Military and working in tech recruitment, Chris has built a good reputation within the industry and is now well placed to focus on Cloud recruitment, sourcing the best candidates in a demanding market.


Seniority: Junior - Senior

Job Type: Permanent

Geographical coverage: London

Market: Cloud Computing for MSPs and Vendors

I am currently working with a global Digital Marketing company looking for Platform Engineers to join their team. They are looking for someone focused on platform operations; either you've done it from the start or you've come from a development or infrastructure background. You enjoy making things better; through the process, delivery and execution. Always having one eye on the future, you are always looking to help shape their industry-leading platform.

People join the company to develop their careers, work with top engineers and transform the industry. They have grown rapidly and consistently over the last ten years. Throughout the years they have reached the top of the Sunday Times best companies to work for.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Developing and maintaining our AWS (EC2, ECS, RDS, and many more)
  • Deploying "infrastructure as code" (we use Cloudformation, Chef & Terraform)
  • Working with container based systems (we currently run Docker in ECS)
  • Deploying and maintaining relational databases; from solving performance issues to managing backup and replication strategies, and disaster recovery (we use MySQL across EC2 and RDS, plus Snowflake)
  • Working alongside our engineering teams to design deployment architecture and resolve infrastructure issues

Benefits:

  • Individual training budget to spend on your professional development
  • 1 day per week work from home policy
  • 10% time to work on personal projects
  • Unlimited book allowance
  • Your choice of hardware
  • Free healthy breakfast that includes a selection of fruit, cereals, tea & coffees

Shortlisting now, please apply.

Huntress Search Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress Search Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.