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Platform Engineer / DevOps Linux

Job Title: Platform Engineer / DevOps Linux
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/13004/C/KS/020519_1556812618
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Platform Engineer / DevOps / SRE (Linux Python Docker Kubernetes CI/CD). Would you like to work on complex data centric systems whilst be supported to develop your skillset and deepen your knowledge of financial markets?

City based FinTech is seeking a technologist Platform Engineer to join the team responsible for building performance and reliability into the core trading platform; enabling development teams to deliver a high performance software that is reliable, low latency and high throughput.

As a Platform Engineer you'll work closely with development teams prior to services going live; engaging in system design consulting; development of libraries / services, introducing standardisation; capacity planning and launch reviews. Once systems are live you will ensure they have the monitoring and alerting tools required and that they are scalable via automation.

This Platform Engineer / DevOps position is a key role in which you will work between systems reliability and systems development within a collaborative team environment that encourages knowledge sharing and the pursuit of continuous improvement. Stylish City based offices with a good work / life balance.

*Ability to design and implement highly available and distributed systems
*Experience with System monitoring and instrumentation (e.g. Nagios, Influx, Prometheus)
*Good scripting skills (e.g. Python, Ruby, Go, bash)
*Good understanding on containers and orchestrators (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift)
*Understanding of core networking concepts, including TCP/IP, LAN/WAN protocols and datacentre architectures
*Analytical mindset with strong logic and problem solving skills
*Collaborative team member with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
As a Platform Engineer / DevOps / SRE you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £80k) plus bonus and benefits.

Apply now or call for a confidential discussion about this Platform Engineer / DevOps / SRE opportunity.