Senior Software Engineer - Web / Cloud Engineering at Scale

Opus Resourcing Ltd
13 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Software Engineers required with Java or Python or C# or Ruby to flex their development skills on massive scale web / mobile distributed systems and AWS Native Cloud development are required to join tech giant in Edinburgh or Glasgow and further their career within a world class software engineering environment and providing a great opportunity to learn new languages, frameworks and tools.

As a Senior Software Engineer you will have a sound competency in some of the following

  • Java, Python, C#, Ruby
  • Proven experience of working on systems at scale and with high requests per second, low latency, concurrency, distributed systems etc
  • Open source data processing technologies such as Kafka, Samza, Spark, Mesos, Storm, Hadoop, HDFS
  • AWS (S3, EC2, ECS, Lambda, EMR, DynamoDB, Cloudformation, RedShift),
  • Elastic Search,
  • Logstash, Heka, Kibana, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, OpenTSDB, Protocol Buffers, Thrift, Parquet, Ansible, CDN;'s
  • Agile engineering practices and the full lifecycle ownership of the systems you are working on from development, test, support

Ideal skills would also include

  • Experience of taking systems from the datacentre to the cloud (ideally AWS) / Cloud Native Design
  • Experience of the operational aspect of running systems and failures monitoring
  • Software Engineering experience in a complex web environment (or another highly scalable technical environment e.g. streaming, messaging)
  • Success in engineering at scale in a Distributed Systems environment with Terabytes, and even Petabytes, of continuous data
  • Practical and Theoretical understanding of cloud computing and networking (AWS a bonus)
  • Metrics Driven approach to Decision Making, prioritization and Continuous Deployment
  • Evidence of designing, developing, testing and continually improving features and services in any of the following areas
  • Exposure to self healing / software deployed around the world with regional failures

This is a chance to join a world leading engineering team building systems capable of handling millions of concurrent customers across the world.

This is an ideal role for those looking to work in Scotland's central belt based in either Edinburgh or Glasgow, and relocation assistance is possibility for those relocating to the area from within the UK or for those with an EU passport.

Opus Resourcing is an employment agency in respect of permanent positions.
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