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Principal Platform Engineer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Cloud, Infrastructure and Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    Cloud Engineer, AWS Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure

  • Salary:

    £110000 - £120000 per annum

  • Contact:

    David O'Mara

  • Contact email:

    david.omara@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    DO-75112_1663152289

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-26

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Position - Principal Platform Engineer

Location - London

Salary - £110,000 - £120,000 + Benefits

We are working with one of the world's leading insurance firms, who are looking to hire a Principal Platform Engineer to support the business on a number of large scale projects.

You'll be Designing, developing, deploying, and maintaining testable, secure platforms and infrastructure that provide the foundations all critical software is built on whilst also empowering our product squads to take ownership of how they deliver software robustly and at scale.

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Strong hands on experience with either Azure, GCP or AWS

  • Solid knowledge of cloud architecture principles

  • Experience with all phases of the software development life cycle and agile methodologies

  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker or other containerization technologies

  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code technologies such as Terraform

  • Comfortable writing production software in at least one general-purpose programming language (Python, Go, JavaScript, Java)

  • Experience building software using continuous integration, familiar with common tools such as GitHub Actions, Circle CI, Jenkins, Tekton.

This role is based in London and comes with a generous salary between £110,000 to £120,000 + Additional Benefits.

For a confidential discussion - apply now.