Platform Engineer - Devops

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
Trust In Soda
Location:
Shropshire
Published at:
07/27/2021
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
2170652

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Platform Engineer - DevOps

Duration: 6 months with extension
Location: Shropshire, remote working currently
Rate: £505 per day
IR35: Inside

Role
Actively creating Dev Ops ways of working by removing silos between traditional functional teams
Undertake cross-functional engineering projects, working in small teams with other engineers in different knowledge spheres, building supportable, sustainable and reliable services
Provide consultation to projects on how to configure applications to meet their requirements
Knowledge sharing

Skills Required
Progressing their configuration management capabilities in terms of ability to be able to promote code successfully and dealing with parallel deliveries.
Good development life cycle skills, familiarisation with Git & GitRunner preferably with knowledge of how to do this in a SAS environment.
You will have a good understanding of cloud and architecting for the cloud, as well as understanding how to best shape the services they are delivering; focusing on simplicity, decoupling, testing, iteration and deployment. You will have a good understanding of cross discipline and Matrix teams, an appreciation of where the industry is heading and be incredibly collaborative.
Good understanding of Networks
Experience of implementing and administering logging, telemetry and monitoring tools like Splunk/ELK
Strong Linux and troubleshooting skills, Scripting and automation.
Strong AWS API/CLI and experience of working with either Terraform or AWS CloudFormation
A minimum of 1 year working with Docker/Kubernetes/Docker swarm
Configuration Management tools
Any additional knowledge/experience with Serverspec, Vault, Consul, Packer, Rancher
Good communication skills both in written and verbal format with the ability to convey complex technical concepts clearly and concisely.
A good understanding of using robust Software Engineering best practices/methodologies
Ability to converse with both internal and external stakeholders, holding the appropriate level of conversation at all times.
Appetite for learning new technologies
Commercial Awareness