Senior Platform Engineer - Gatwick - GBP57k + On-Call Allowance

James Chase Solutions
West Sussex
57000.00 GBP Annual + On-Call
18 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Platform Engineer - Gatwick - GBP57k + On-Call Allowance

James Chase Solutions is currently looking for a Senior Platform Engineer for my fantastic and renowned client based in Gatwick.

My client need someone who is able to streamline continuous delivery pipelines and offer advice on processes to help optimise time and resources. Successful candidates will be promoting a DevOps culture by liaising with Infrastructure, Development and QA teams and obtaining a deep understanding of the applications being developed, advising on their best practices for their deployment.


  • We're looking for someone who shares our passion for automation, Infrastructure as Code and leveraging Cloud services where appropriate.
  • We're open to people from a development background or Linux administrators as we have people from both backgrounds in the team.
  • Linux - preferably CentOS/RHEL
  • Linux packaging and system orchestration - preferably RPM, Mcollective and Docker
  • Puppet or other configuration management system - Chef & Ansible
  • AWS Knowledge
  • Monitoring systems such as Nagios, Check_MK & Sensu
  • Version control systems, eg Git.
  • Experience with Jenkins, GoCD or similar, and the creation of deployment pipelines.
  • Scripting/development experience (Bash, Ruby, Python).
  • Understanding of networking, in particular HTTP.

Should you possess the correct skills and experience for this position, we will be in touch with you within 7 days of the receipt of your CV. Should you not hear from us within this time frame, you have not been successful on this occasion. We wish you every success in your search for suitable employment.