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Platform Engineer - Fully Remote

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    £650 - £800 per day

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    Adam Bowman

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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La Fosse Associates are currently partnered with a client who are looking to hire a Platform Engineer into their team, on an initial 6 month contract. The role will be fully remote and paying £650-£800 a day depending on experience.

Qualifications and Experience needed:

  • Demonstrable previous ownership of large infrastructure in data centers and cloud
  • Understanding of public clouds and hands on knowledge on building cloud based environments, particularly AWS and container orchestration
  • Capable of writing code to deliver highly automated infrastructure environments that support the wider IT department using an agile methodology
  • Experience operating 24x7x365 customer focused environment
  • System administration level knowledge of Linux, Apache, Tomcat.
  • Experience of software release management, git flow.

Technical Skills Required:

  • AWS experience
  • Packer, Docker, Vault, Consul
  • ELK stack, Prometheus, Icinga, Alert Manager
  • Kubernetes/Docker
  • Terraform
  • Scripting/coding experience - ideally GoLang
  • Ubuntu OS/BottleRocket
  • Jenkins/GitLab
  • Git/BitBucket