Senior DevOps Engineer - AWS Docker Node Golang - London 70-80k

GL Global Ltd
London (East)
70-80K + benefits + cross training
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Realtime e-commerce and mobility platform are hiring a new Senior or Lead Platform Engineer to take over technical leadership of their livesite platform function.

With a strong CI / CD pipeline and Agile flow, they already deploy several times per hour so are now looking at scaling up operations across new products and mobile platforms and the DevOps team will be a key enabler for this. They are also looking at multi-region scaling and site reliability ahead of a global push so the underpinning platform needs to be performant, scalable and reliable.

There will be a mixture of technologies to take ownership of but we need someone who is also happy to explore and assess new technologies, if or when they could be integrated into the platform and take point on mentoring and teaching other members of the DevOps and Support teams. This will not require direct line management but you are expected to act as a driving force in the technology team and lead by example and activity.

They are a heavy user of Amazon AWS and utilise the entire suite including many advanced functions and services. They are keen on modern methods including functional programming, serverless architecture, machine learning and more.

Core Skills

Amazon AWS


Concourse CI



Development (one or more of):







Interest Areas

Realtime systems



Serverless Architecture

Functional Programming

Machine Learning

Artificial Intelligence

If you are seeking a new step up in the DevOps and Realtime Services arena, this is a great chance to take on a mixture of technical ownership, new stack and tool investigation as well as softly start mentoring and leading a high performing dev team, but without the requirements for man management or line management. Would suit a skilled technologist looking for a new challenge in an environment that encourages learning and cross training for all its people at any level.

Great perks and benefits on offer, based in Shoreditch, soon to take over the world!

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