Contract - Cloud Platform Engineer - London

Job Title: Contract - Cloud Platform Engineer - London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £700 - £705 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21659_1580404540
Contact Name: Taijaan deCordova
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 30, 2020 17:15

Job Description

Cloud Platform Engineer
6 months
£700 - £705

1) Experience of Building a platform USING Kubernetes
2) Experience of managing in production
3) Managing a production system hosted on AWS

Minimum Requirement:

  • Experience operating and building a Platform as a Service (PaaS) with Kubernetes
  • Experience with kops/EKS/GKE or other cluster as a service products
  • Experience debugging multi-server services in a high availability production environment
  • Experience leading and managing technical teams and delivering user-focused services in an agile environment
  • Experience with Terraform
  • Understanding of and commitment to the concept of infrastructure as code
  • Experience managing a production system hosted on AWS
  • Comfortable with programming languages like Bash, Ruby, Python, Javascript, Go, or similar
  • Must have experience with Git ideally using Github
  • Experience of modern development and deployment techniques, including continuous integration and continuous delivery using Concourse, Jenkins, or similar
  • Familiarity with network protocols - TCP/IP, HTTP, TLS, etc
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive
  • Ability to debug and optimise code and automate routine tasks
  • An understanding of SSL certificate management. In particular, experience with letsencrypt would be helpful
  • Experience of DNS management using services like Amazon Route53 and/or tools such as OctoDNS.
  • Nice to have: experience with Prometheus, Elasticsearch (ELK), PostgresQL, Redis, SQS

Please apply if interested, deadline 03/02/2020 - 9:30