Ref: JFILPE097_1626173806

Lead Platform Engineer

England, London

Job description

Lead Platform Engineer

JFILPE097_1626173806

LEAD PLATFORM ENGINEER | CONTRACT | LONG TERM

Jefferson Frank are currently recruiting for a Lead platform engineer to work with a leading e-commerce Kubernetes-based platform with millions of users worldwide.

Responsibilities:

* Empower developers to take ownership of the operation, performance and availability of their services
* Design, write and deliver software that improves the lives of our engineers and the scalability of our platform
* Take ownership of the Kubernetes platform roadmap and all of the application CI/CD infrastructure and default pipelines
* Line management of engineers within your team

Requirements:

Technical

* A competent Software Engineer in at least one language
* Shell scripting and relating tooling (awk, sed, grep etc)
* Good working knowledge of Continuous Integration/Deployment tools and practices
* Good working knowledge of networking (TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, IP packets, DNS)
* Excellent knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker and related technologies
* Excellent knowledge of AWS
* Excellent knowledge of modern Linux systems internals (kernel, filesystems, network stack, systemd)
* Security-oriented mindset
* Experience working with high traffic systems (upwards of 1 billion requests/day)
* Experience building reliable systems that gracefully handle failure as a daily reality



Please apply below or email your CV to s.asad@jeffersonfrank.com



LEAD PLATFORM ENGINEER | CONTRACT | LONG TERM