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Platform Engineer

London (Hybrid)

Salary: £60,000 - £70,000

I am working with a client that is offering an opportunity for a Platform Engineer to become a part of their team. This client is recognized internationally as a top domain name registry and they have also moved into the Cyber Security space over recent years. They are a successful and expanding company that are leaving a huge impact on the tech industry and supporting other companies and individuals through charity and support work. They are in search of a Platform Engineer to join their newly formed Edge Platform Team.

As a Platform Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in the creation, development, and upkeep of an advanced DNS Resolver platform that stands at the forefront of technology. This platform serves as the cornerstone of the global internet infrastructure, powering essential services like the esteemed UK registry and various cybersecurity products. In this role, you'll actively engage with a diverse array of technologies, guiding the platform's evolution and ensuring its seamless operation.

The ideal candidate for this position should possess the following qualifications:

  • Proficiency in virtualized environments, encompassing Linux/KVM Hypervisors and OpenStack/VMware.
  • Advanced expertise in Linux, with a primary focus on automation and performance optimization.
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as Ansible, Terraform, Chef, and Puppet.
  • A robust background in security, including the capability to effectively secure Linux kernels.
  • Knowledge of fundamental networking principles, spanning routing, switching, and load balancing.
  • Experience with Docker is considered a valuable asset.

This role offers a distinctive opportunity for you to make a substantial impact on the technological landscape while advancing your career in a dynamic and forward-thinking environment. If you are prepared to shape the future of technology and drive positive change, we encourage you to take action by clicking the "Apply" button today. Join us in our mission to redefine the digital landscape!

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.