Are you a Software Developer who is keen to build out your DevOps skillset? Do you want to cross-train into becoming a Platform Engineer for the UK's newest Tech Unicorn? Then read on...
The company have already secured over £100million in VC funding, having only gone live at the start of 2020, and have ambitious growth plans over the next few years. Technology is at the heart of everything they do, and so it is the engineering function they are keen to grow.
They are rapidly expanding their engineering function and so require Platform Engineers to support this growth, working to create the right tools to allow the developers to code efficiently, as well as managing AWS and deployment processes.
So, what skills will the right Platform Engineer have?
- You'll have a solid background in coding - we use Node, React, and Typescript but we're very open to other languages!
- An awareness of best practice TDD
- AWS - this will form a big part of the role, so solid AWS experience is essential
- Infrastructure as Code
- CI/CD tools - any are suitable!
Platform Engineers will work alongside Software Engineers to ensure that they have the right tools in place to further develop our site, while focusing on improving observability, AWS account structure, and SRE work.
As you grow in your role as a Platform Engineer, you'll have the opportunity to drive key decisions around technology and build up your automation skillset.
Sounds pretty great right? Well if you are a Platform Engineer, or want to become a Platform Engineer, and feel that this is the right opportunity for you, APPLY NOW!!