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Platform Engineer DevOps FinTech

Job Title: Platform Engineer DevOps FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/16344/D/JR/080621_1623141673
Contact Name: Client Server Regional Team
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Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Platform Engineer Lead (DevOps Terraform Docker AWS) Would you like to be part of an organisation who are revolutionising the modern consumer banking sector in real time?

Exciting opportunity has opened at a pioneering FinTech for a skilled Platform Engineer to join them in a high-visibility, high-impact lead role.

As a Platform Engineer you'll be a critical point of contact across the Platform Engineering effort, where you'll guide teams to deliver the market-leading core banking product; a mission critical system that will potentially serve hundreds of millions of customers across the world.

You'll help to drive the vision of the service, working with key stakeholders to deliver first-rate technical solutions. You'll also play an integral role in driving technical architecture, engineering practices and methodologies, ensuring the company is operating architecturally sound systems that are aligned with business objectives.

The cloud-native platform infrastructure is hosted on AWS, codified in Terraform and deployed with Concourse. You'll also work with other modern tools and technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Cockroach and Kafka, amongst others.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview, onboarding and 100% work from home during the current social distancing measures. You'll join colleagues in Leeds based offices 1-2 days a week, likely mid-end 2021*

*You have strong knowledge of Platform Engineering tools, technologies and practices including AWS services, Terraform, Kubernetes
*You have working knowledge of TCP/HTTP, networking concepts
*You have experience in leading development life cycle processes and are committed to best practices in operating distributed cloud-based microservices
*Experience with Kafka, Concourse, Cockroach, Terragrunt is highly desirable, but not essential
*You have excellent communication skills

As a Platform Engineer Lead you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £120k) plus an impressive benefits package, including the latest tech, private healthcare, regular company-funded socials, enhanced parental policies and more.

If you are interested in this Platform Engineer Lead (DevOps Terraform Docker AWS) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for a confidential discussion.