Job title: Platform Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 14-10-2021
Job ID: 51689

Job Description


Platform Engineer
Contract Term: Permanent
Salary Range: £60,000 - £65,000 pa
Bristol (2 days a week on-site)

The Company

The company provides a market-leading solution that helps business maximise these new opportunities. Our vision is to provide a service that has strong appeal globally and across all parts of the workplace education and training marketplace.


Our software is a powerful and intuitive apprenticeship management platform designed to simplify the delivery of apprenticeships and bring the many processes together within a single system. We combine application management, programme creation, learning delivery, workforce and learner reporting, funding management.


The company believes in a healthy work-life balance, with a positive and inclusive learning culture based on our values of integrity, trust and commitment. You will be surrounded by innovators and original thinkers, able to thrive and do the best work of your careers, with regular, fun social activities.


Key Activities and Responsibilities

  • Ownership of our cloud deployment strategy, evolving it to accelerate software releases and customer deployments
  • Setting ambitious objectives and tracking progress toward key results
  • Development of our Infrastructure-as-Code capabilities and build pipeline
  • Supporting evolution of our test automation with a goal of Continuous Delivery
  • Management of our internal and external cloud environments
  • Monitoring and optimisation of our cloud based platform



  • Azure
  • Experience implementing infrastructure as code in Azure/AWS e.g. Terraform/ARM/Pulumi 
  • Powershell 
  • Networking/DNS/Firewall setup and management 
  • Distributed systems experience e.g. SoA/Microservices 
  • Commercial experience in a range of CI/CD tools e.g. Jenkins/TeamCity/Azure DevOps 
  • Operational security management 
  • High availability concepts and approaches 



  • Docker 
  • Container orchestration e.g. Kubernetes 
  • C#.NET/Typescript
  • Puppet/Chef/Ansible 
  • DevSecOps experience 
  • Infrastructure/Security unit/integration testing 

If this sounds like the opportunity - please email on or call on 02920375599


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