Platform Engineer at Nationwide Building Society, Swindon, 6 Months, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Swindon, UK
  • Jul 31, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

As one of the largest savings and mortgage providers in the UK, our 15 million members are at the heart of everything we do, and because we’re committed to providing them with great products and legendary service, we always make sure we have the right people to help us achieve that.

Who we’re looking for:

We’re currently looking for a Platform Engineer to join our team based remotley on a 6 Month, Day Rate Contract.

As a minimum requirement you’ll have:

  • Proven experience in an engineering role working on OpenShift clusters
  • Proven experience using Ansible for the installation and configuration of platforms
  • Experience utilising GitOps to manage cluster state and deployments would be an advantage
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code
  • Knowledge of Service Mesh is high advantageous

What you’ll be doing:

As an Platform Engineer you will be working as part of a transformation programme.

You will be responsible for;

  • Designing and architecting complex, enterprise-level infrastructure used by millions of customers.
  • Designing, building and maintaining multi-stage CI/CD pipelines using tools like Jenkins, Git, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy, Terraform for the deployment of middleware and/or platforms through Infrastructure as Code.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with GitOps to manage cluster state and deployments within Kubernetes / OpenShift
  • Using monitoring and/or observability technologies such as App Dynamics, Elastic Stack, Prometheus, DataDog, etc.
  • Hands-on experience and provisioning of infrastructure and services using Terraform in AWS/Azure
  • Software Development in at least one language (Python, JavaScript, Java, Golang, DSL, etc.)

What we can offer you:

Rate of pay: Competitive

Duration: 6 months contract

Start: Immediate start dates