Platform Engineer

Job Ref: 50192367
Sector: Other
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 01 June 2018

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Platform Engineer - London - 6 Month Contract

Our Banking client is offering an exciting opportunity for a Platform Engineer to join their London based team on a 6 month contract.

The successful candidate will have previous banking experience as well as the following skills/knowledge:

  • Solid experience of working in a high-pressure, large-scale, global environment.
  • Solid understanding of Java application containers
  • Solid understanding of Web Servers; Apache, IIS
  • Solid understanding of Web Security - Web Application Firewalls & API Security Gateways
  • Experience of working with Application Development and business teams.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Solid understanding of distributed multi-tier architectures.
  • Solid understanding of change control procedures and incident reporting methodologies.
  • Automating infrastructure provisioning - IaaS & Automating application delivery - PaaS
  • Successful, proven experience in similar function within a large multi-functional environment.
  • Very good working knowledge of financial services industry.
  • Experienced in the technical implementation of key business applications through Test and into Live Service.
  • Significant experience of different delivery methodologies (waterfall, agile/SaFE/LeSS/kanban/xp)

Essential Technical Experience:

  • UNIX/Red Hat Linux with strong scripting experience (Unix Shell/ Perl)
  • Supporting Microsoft Windows server platforms with IIS 8.5 and .Net
  • Automation and orchestration tooling e.g. Ansible; Puppet, CHEF; Urbancode
  • Strong technical knowledge of environments management and configuration orchestration technologies (e.g. GIT, Bitbucket, Team City, Artifactory, Nexus,. Concourse or other tools for continuous integration / continuous delivery)
  • Application Performance monitoring r, e.g. AppDynamics, CA Introscope
  • Testing tools, e.g. Selenium; Microfocus Silk Suite, Cucumber
  • Web Application/Service monitoring

Should this Platform Engineer position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact by telephone as required.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

01/07/2018 13:44:22