Platform Engineer - Software Engineer

London (Greater)
From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Platform Engineer – Software Engineer (London)- £90,000 base salary plus benefits

My client is looking for a Platform Engineer to join the Product Development Team, a Software Engineer to focus on automation and developing a platform used by other developers.

The role will involve working with development teams to promote DevOps culture and Continuous Delivery, as well as developing and supporting enabling technologies and underlying infrastructure.


  • Develop and support tools to enable Continuous Delivery.
  • Promote DevOps culture across the development teams.
  • Work side-by-side with multiple development teams to deliver products used by our subscribers.
  • Collaborate with technical stakeholders to plan and execute projects.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Experience with at least one programming language - we write a lot of Python, but strive to be polyglots.
  • Appreciation of testing e.g. test-driven development.
  • Experience with Docker and application containerisation.
  • Experience with AWS, or similar cloud platform.
  • Linux knowledge, familiarity with command-line, bash and package management.
  • Knowledge of micro-service architecture.
  • Understanding of infrastructure as code (we are heavy Terraform users).

Platform Engineer – Software Engineer (London)- £90,000 base salary plus benefits

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