Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer

Alpha It Resourcing Limited
London (Greater)
£85,000 - £90,000 + package
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer


£85,000 - £90,000

We are working with a London based Cloud Native Consultancy firm to recruit an experienced Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer to help drive the adoption of cloud native practises.

The role of Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer, will be to present vision & strategy, create full stack, cloud native solutions, and have the ability to influence and negotiate with external client management.

They operate a strong TDD / Test First method, so you should be comfortable with things like pair programming, TDD, Auto-test and/or XP. The Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer should also be at ease working at every level of the technology stack.

Responsibilities of Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer:

  • Test Driven Development & Continuous Delivery to production
  • Elegant micro-service products used at extreme scale
  • Deliver world-class PaaS environments as full stack engineer
  • Regular retrospectives to figure out what we?re doing wrong so we can fix it, and what we?re doing right so we can improve on it.
  • Enable engineers to own the services they develop and affect change directly

Experience of Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer:

  • Senior level working knowledge of Ruby, Golang or Java
  • Customer / stakeholder management experience
  • Test First / TDD experience a must
  • Strong communication skills - comfortable running workshops (inceptions) and standups
  • Comfortable working as part of a pair
  • Linux
  • Jenkins, Docker, Containers etc
  • Ability to distil complex business requirements into simple code concept
  • Experience in web front-end development a plus
  • Experience deploying to cloud environments (AWS, Cloud Foundry, BOSH)
  • Exposure to PaaS a plus (Cloud Foundry, BoSH, Openshift)

Cloud Native Software Engineer / Developer package:

  • Basic salary of £85,000 - £90,000 PA (depending on experience)
  • Private BUPA healthcare
  • Company pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Opportunities to present / deliver speeches at both sponsored & non-sponsored key events/meet-ups/tradeshows
  • Must be able to travel to client site for periods of time (all costs covered)

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