AWS Lead Engineer

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    City of London, London

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    James Mcgonnell

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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AWS DevOps Engineer

6 months

Central London

Do you have a passion for technology? Do you want to make a difference, delivering software used by some of the biggest companies in the world? Do you love working with others in a dynamic agile environment?

We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate technologists to join our growing team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers.


  • Building spectacular Proof of Concepts (POCs) to Beta products for the global Financial Services community via design led agile development in partnership with customers
  • Creating compelling proposals with technologists in partnership with business, driving innovation from conception to production
  • Analysis, design and implementation of complex software solutions using customer focused design driven methodologies, delivered via public cloud
  • Defining, organising and implementing projects across multiple locations and time zones
  • Translating end user needs to requirements using a lightweight agile design led methodology

Required Skills

  • Experience producing and rapidly delivering minimum viable products, results focused with ability to prioritize the most impactful deliverables.
  • Excellent skills and experience working in modern languages such as Golang and JavaScript
  • Experience in delivering scalable distributed computing with fault tolerance
  • Experience producing and rapidly delivering POCs
  • Experience building discrete microservices with simple repeatable Cloud native patterns
  • Strong experience of cloud infrastructure like Amazon Web Services (AWS) with services and products like EC2, S3, ECS, Docker, Elastic Search and CloudFormation
  • Unix environment and Bash scripting
  • Understanding of security best practices for Cloud
  • Experience with version control systems (Git)
  • Experience with SQL (Postgres), NoSQL and/or Big Data (BigQuery)

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance