Ref: 26102022JM_1666773410

Platform Engineer

England, London

Job description

Platform Engineer


Platform Engineer - £70K - £80K - London - Pharmaceuticals Company

Platform Engineer - £70K - £80K - London - Pharmaceuticals Company

Do you want to make an impact through your work?

My client, a pharmaceuticals company are currently looking to hire a Platform Engineer as soon as possible. The Platform Engineers role is to provide automation, tooling and cloud infrastructure capabilities for digital delivery teams. The role will operate in a DevOps environment which will also provide support for the relevant applications and platforms as required.

Essential and Demonstrable Experience:

* A breadth of knowledge and experience building, managing and supporting infrastructure on AWS.
* Strong skills & experience with Unix/Linux environments.
* Experienced with scripting languages/tools such as Bash, Ruby, Python.
* Continuous Configuration Automation tooling such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform.
* CI/CD tooling such as Jenkins, TeamCity.


* Build, maintain & support infrastructure for high-volume, high-performance, high-availability applications and platforms.
* Development and implementation of technical standards and ways of working. Ensuring that technical standards are being followed by colleagues and third-party suppliers.
* Effective delivery of projects and activities. Escalation and management of delivery challenges.
* Provide architectural guidance, direction and consultation. Lead on technology design decisions.
* Drive continuous improvement in the performance and resilience of our live services.
* Understand and manage cost drivers, especially for cloud platforms and tooling.
* Create and maintain solution/technical design documentation.
* Support technology innovation.
* Motivated to continuously improve and achieve excellence.
* Promotes diversity, team spirit and a sense of mutual responsibility to deliver customer excellence.


Containerisation and tools like Kubernetes and Docker

The client is actively looking for these candidates and will be interviewing within 48 hours. If you'd be keen to hear more, simply send an email to or give me a call on 020 3826 6738.

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