Ref: 01042021EH_1617288628

Senior Platform Engineer - Manchester - c£70K

England, Greater Manchester

  • 60000 to 75000 GBP
  • DevOps Role
  • Skills: AWS, DevOps
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Senior Platform Engineer - Manchester - c£70K


Senior Platform Engineer - Manchester - c£70K

My client is a leading global consultancy looking for a Senior Platform Engineer to focus on delivering highly available, scalable enterprise solutions on IAAS/PAAS platforms to their respective clients.

The Role

Your work will transform businesses by actively working with clients on IaaS, PaaS, SaaS solution strategies, designs, and delivery programmes which will allow for first-class end-to-end solutions and methodologies for best practice. You will implement and maintain platforms and services in line with client needs and constraints as well as create and enhance design standards and patterns for infrastructure and system components.


As my client works with a range of clients and projects, a breadth and depth of knowledge across all platform and site engineering disciplines would be beneficial or at least an ability to learn and adapt upon similar past experience.

You will be a good fit for this role if you have the following:

* Experience with AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
* Experience with Continuous Integration Systems such as Hudson, Jenkins, or Concourse
* Experience with Configuration Management tooling such as Ansible, Chef or Salt
* Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Swarm or Openshift
* Knowledge of Backend Infrastructure, Security, and Database Administration Skills

My client are open to candidates of all technical backgrounds looking to crossover into the platform engineering space (infrastructure, development, testing, operations and support).

As a person you will succeed in this role if you:

* Are willing to learn and adapt and have an innovative mindset
* Have strong communication skills
* Can work as part of a multidisciplinary teams

My client provide a supportive learning and development environment through unique training opportunities, whilst also providing a comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies that enable their employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

If you are interested in applying for this role or want to find out more information please get in touch with myself via email at or via mobile on +44 (0)191 255 1430 (ext 1430), or apply via the apply link attached to this advert.

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