Ref: CT Platform eng

GCP Senior Platform Engineer


  • 70000 to 115000 GBP
  • Engineer Role
  • Skills: Google Cloud Platform
  • Level: Senior

Job description

GCP Senior Platform Engineer

CT Platform eng

Job Description

- This is a true 'end to end' delivery role.You'll take project from the information and discovery stages through to implementation, build and support.

- A 'one size fits all' approach isn't a viable option - you'll need to design unique solutions for each project. You can be sure that no two days will be the same.

- You'll be remote based, but will be welcome to visit the offices as often as you like. You may also spend some time working from customer sites from time to time.

- You'll be supported through a variety of technical certifications. If you are already certified in GCP, AWS, or Kubernetes then you are off to a great start!

Role & Responsibilities
  • Design, plan and build highly available, global and Cloud native platforms
  • Advise customers on modern software and architecture techniques such as 12 factor, microservices and serverless
  • Develop internal tooling for the wider Platform Team
  • On-call duties (roughly 1 week in 5) with a generous rate paid above salary

Skills & Qualifications
  • Database technologies including MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Serverless and microservice architectures
  • Common DevOps technology stacks (e.g. ELK, NGINX, Apache, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Redis, Consul)
  • Excellent understanding of the Linux operating system (e.g. Debian, CentOS)

Desirable Skills:
  • GCP/AWS professional certifications
  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator