The focus of your role
The role of Platform Engineer is to focus on delivering highly available, scalable enterprise solutions on IAAS / PAAS platforms.
You will be the custodian of the technical integrity of a client’s project or programme. You will be the go to person for any technical issues and will draw on the huge body of knowledge within Capgemini to address them.
What you’ll do
Actively working with clients on digital IaaS, PaaS, SaaS solution strategies, designs, and delivery programmes.
Working with our clients in transforming their business by delivering solutions and methodologies following best practice.
Identifying the best technologies and services upon consideration of the client’s needs, constraints and strategies.
You will be expected to create, maintain and enhance standards for delivery for business functionality, as well as developing, maintaining, and enhancing design standards and patterns for infrastructure and system components.
Participating in bid workshops, recommending solutions, presenting proposed solutions to prospective clients and contributing content to proposals.
What you’ll bring
Experience debugging a complex, multi-server service in a high availability production environment.
Experience of commodity cloud providers such as AWS, Azure or Google Cloud (Production environments).
Continuous Integration systems such Hudson, Jenkins, Concourse, Drone & Bamboo.
Configuration Management tooling (Ansible / Puppet / Chef / Salt)
Good understanding of the HashiCorp Suite (Packer, Terraform, Vault, Vagrant, Consul)
Containerisation Docker, Kubernetes, Swarm
Testing, setup and configuration of monitoring / alerting tooling (OpsView, Nagios, ELK, Graphite, Grafana, Zabbix, etc )
Experience using languages such as Ruby, Python, Go and Java within an existing, production codebase.
Experience working in multidisciplinary agile teams.
Networking knowledge including switching, routing, VPN’s, Load balancing (Software / hardware), CDN
Security knowledge including Firewalls (Software / hardware), IPS / IDS, Antivirus, SIEM, IDaM, DDOS
Strong communication skills; with the ability to convey complex technical concepts clearly and concisely
What we’ll offer you
Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini.
And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.
Why we’re different
At Capgemini, we help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-groundbreaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm.
But so, too, is a culture that’s as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we get under the skin of businesses and to the heart of their goals. You will too.