Lead Platform Engineer - FinTech company central London

Recruiter
Lorien
Location
London
Salary
40000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + benefits & bonus
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading FinTech organisation in central London is looking for Lead Platform Engineer to join the software team. Working in a vibrant area of London in brand new offices, my client offers a relaxed working environment with the opportunity to work with the latest technologies and frameworks.

As a talented Software Engineer you'll join the Platform Engineering team who are tasked with defining, developing and driving adoption of new technical componentry, automation, data-engineering and product platform services used across the group of companies.

You'll be part of a small agile team who are passionate about creating innovative solutions for technical problems. Heavily service-oriented, creating new technical componentry, technical services, shared application services, libraries and tools used in new and existing products. Platform is at the forefront of new technology introduction, leveraging and extending new DevOps capabilities in automation (AWS, Ansible, Terraform), using fast CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, Appveyor, Octopus), developing new messaging capabilities and APIs (RabbitMQ, WebAPI, REST, Swagger), and creating new application services used by other teams to build products.

Your skills and experience

  • Demonstrable experience in the design and development of highly-available systems.
  • Track record of designing and delivering software using SOLID principles.
  • Practical knowledge of distributed systems, SOA and microservices architecture would be ideal.
  • Ideally experienced with modern messaging technology & patterns: RabbitMQ, pubsub, etc.

Sound like the technical environment you want to be part of? Then please send me your CV ASAP and I will then give you a call to discuss.