Platform Engineer

  • Job Reference: BBBH147729
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Experis UK
  • Location: Southend-On-Sea, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Platform Engineer

Initial duration 3 Months

PAYE via umbrella only

Must be SC eligible or SC cleared

£600 pd

Location: South-end - WFH currently

Inside IR35

Brief Description of Role

We are Seeking a candidate with Python and web developer with DevOps experience; Candidate Must be from a development background with strong Object Oriental Programme (OPS) skills and who must have worked in python with frameworks like Flask/Django/FastAPI.

Jenkins (scripted and declarative pipelines) - Candidate must have a very strong day-day user knowledge of Jenkins and a day to day experience of writing pipelines in Jenkins files. Candidate is required to work Client Side within the existing Architect and Environment Team, that has a mixture of Capgemini, Contractors, SREs and resources.

Note: Day to day experience of using the mandatory tools is very vital. We are not interested in a candidate who can just do a generic button clicking tasks/experience without knowing how to write, configure or reconfiguration hence candidate with a programming background is required for this role.

Brief Description of Tasks to perform

This role requires a professional who is well experienced and knowledgeable in cloud technology especially AWS and python. They must be innovative, competent and comfortable in challenging status quo.
What Technologies are they required to know The suitable candidate must be highly proficient in the use of:

  • Jenkins (scripted and declarative pipelines)
  • Python (2 and 3)
  • Python frameworks (Flask/Django)
  • Terraform (0.11 and 0.12)
  • AWS (Most of AWS including ECS,EKS)
  • Ansible (2.2 and 2.8)
  • Linux tools
  • Artifactory
  • Swarm
  • Docker
  • Harshicorp vault
  • Groovy (for jenkinsfiles)
  • Custom ansible frameworks

Mandatory Technical Skills

  • Must have Programming experience (not just scripting), in addition to skills using above technologies.

If you feel like your skill set matches the requirements, then please submit your CV and we will be in touch!