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AWS Software Engineer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 04/09/2018
  • Job reference: J373888A

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AWS Software Engineer


6 months

Working in our Data Operations team you will be a key member of the Data organisation, responsible for deploying and developing our existing AWS cloud solutions, building and supporting platforms to enable our team of analysts and data engineers to migrate from our on-premise solution toward our strategy to create a world-class Big Data platform.

Essential experience

  • As well as being a passionate advocate of cloud computing, you have solid professional experience of AWS architecture and administration in production environments.
  • Expert knowledge of Terraform and automation tooling including Jenkins Docker, Kube and other open source devops technologies.
  • You have experience building and troubleshooting front and backend services preferably in an online business environment.
  • You have a deep understanding of networking and security and how to apply them to a Cloud-based environment including AWS networking services such as VPCs, Security Groups, NACLs and IAM roles.
  • You are a capable building, and can demonstrate a history of developing, your own solutions to fix complex Issues
  • Experience with building monitoring tools for availability, usage & performance
    Desired experience
  • You've spent some time with Big Data application ecosystem running on Hadoop, EMR, R Studio.
  • You have hands on experience with containerisation (Docker) and resource scheduling (Kubernetes).
  • You possess a deep understanding of DevOps and Agile methodologies and concepts.
  • You are confident writing robust Infrastructure as Code and have used tools like Terraform and integrated with other tools such as Vault and Jenkins.
  • You have knowledge of configuration management tools and techniques.
  • You have some DBA experience (Postgresql, mysql)
  • Experience in Java, SQL, R & Scripting (Python or Shell)

Job responsibilities

  • You will contribute to the design, build and running of our AWS Data platforms to bring increased flexibility, scalability and efficiency to infrastructure.
  • You will be expected to cultivate relationships with developers, analysts, engineers and other technology partners and stakeholders to understand their needs.
  • You will provide mentorship and technical direction to on and off-shore team-members and evangelize best practices and methodologies.
  • You'll get to work with spectacular people across technology, product & business teams.
  • You will have access to our dedicated AWS account team with advanced support and access to new AWS technologies and roadmaps.
  • You will help live, breathe, craft data solutions on top of petabyte scale data lake and the latest big data technologies.
  • We believe in leading humbly & create a supportive, collaborative, and fulfilling place where you can progress your career.
  • We have many best bits of a start-up backed by resources of the world's biggest travel company
  • We love open source and actively participate in the open source community
  • We do hackathons at multiple scales to drive innovation
  • We host and speak at meet ups
  • We want everyone in our teams to have the tools and resources to succeed in their career
  • We get to do all of this in a fun, modern office with great perks, in a desirable part of London

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance

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