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Platform Engineer

£65,000 – £80,000 Remote, 9% Pension, Car £6k, 12% Bonus

Location: United Kingdom (West Yorkshire – Leeds, West Yorkshire) Type: Permanent Skills: DevOps, infrastructure, cloud, AWS, Azure, GCP, Automation, Terraform, linux, unix, pipelining, Python

Would you like to be part of a fast-growing technology and engineering organisation that nurtures an open, collaborative learning environment? Are you passionate about technology, people and developing your coding skills? Whatever your aspirations, Anson McCade are ensuring our client is creating the best engineering practice by bringing this exciting role to the market.

Our client helps organisations solve their biggest and most exciting engineering problems.

Platform Engineer Role:

As a Platform Engineer you will solve problems that others cannot, you will spend a day a week working on a combination of internal products and development, creating platforms around a modern, cloud-native tech stack.

* Java 8+ and Kotlin
* Python
* AWS, Azure and Google Cloud
* Kubernetes
* Terraform
* Dataiku
* And more…

Platform Engineer Responsibilites:

You will spend roughly 80% of your time on client work, solving interesting problems, with the remainder of your time spent working on internal projects and I.P. as well as training and development.

Platform Engineer Traits:

  • Willing to work collaboratively
  • Demonstrable experience in automating operations tasks with one or more scripting languages
  • Experience creating and/or maintaining production software delivery pipelines using common CI/CD tools (e.g. Jenkins, GoCD, CircleCI)
  • Experience working with one of the main cloud providers (AWS, Azure or Google)
  • Have a drive for self-improvement and learning, including learning new programming languages
  • Approach solving problems pragmatically

Platform Engineer Desirable skills:

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience supporting and operating production systems
  • Familiarity with configuration management tooling (e.g. Ansible)
  • Python coding skills
  • An additional European language

Platform Engineer Benefits:

  • A highly collaborative working environment and great rates of pay (including base salary and bonus potential).
  • A range of flexible benefits consisting of well-being and lifestyle benefits.
  • A commitment to your development & continuous growth of skills through one-to-one mentoring and wide-ra.nging hands-on experience.
  • 25 days' holiday and the ability to flex this to 30 days if you chose to do so.
  • Award-winning learning and development opportunities, including dedicated time and a wide range of choice in training courses

If you are interested in the Platform Engineer role but not sure if your skills and experience are exactly what we're looking for, please do apply, we'd love to hear from you!


Platform Engineer

Reference: MSA/Platform Eng

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