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Platform-As-A-Service Engineer

Job Title: Platform-As-A-Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London,United Kingdom
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 1001001
Contact Name: Matthew Harris
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

job description

Platform-As-A-Service Engineer - PaaS, Platform As A Service, Java, Cloud Computing, DevOps, Docker, Openshift, Apcera, Azure, Mesos, Splunk, Perl

I am working very closely with one of the largest City based Investment Banks in London. We are looking for a Service Engineer to join the Platform As A Service (PaaS) team, which is a new function being created to engineer the Everything As A Service (EaaS) program. The team will be part of application and web platforms, a function responsible for our strategic server platforms for application hosting workloads including Java, JEE, Web, Content Management System, Messaging, Business Intelligence (BI), Logging, Storage and other use cases under the auspices of EaaS.

Key responsibilities:
As a PaaS Engineer you will contribute to the technical design and implementation of the EaaS PaaS
As a PaaS Engineer you will Install, configure and integrate EaaS PaaS software infrastructure
As a PaaS Engineer you will carry out/participate in proof of concepts of vendor products and open source technologies
Working with platform customers to pilot PaaS technologies, before productising the deliverables
Liaising with vendor and existing platform owners, contributing to the overall strategy of application workload delivery on to the EaaS PaaS
Delivering the relevant design documentation to a high standard and maintaining it for the life cycle of the products
Working with the existing platform teams, assisting in the augmentation of their platforms

You will have:
Experience of one or more of the following technologies including Docker, OpenShift, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, Apcera, Azure and Mesos (MesoSphere)
Experience of Representational state transfer (REST) Application Programming Interface (API) design and use
Experience of logging and analytic technologies such as Splunk, ELK and Squirro
An understanding of Cloud Native applications and Twelve Factor Application design
Strong technical/architectural/solution design experience
Software development experience
Experience using both Unix and Microsoft Windows environments
Strong integration experience and system development expertise within a financial institution and highly regulated/controlled environment
Experience of Integrating PaaS technologies in Polyglot environments, ideally Java, Perl and .Net

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