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Platform Engineer (Azure)

Leeds, Yorkshire
£50,000 to £55,000
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
As a Platform Engineer you will be responsible for providing full life-cycle support to the development, testing and production environments. You will also setup and configure software release systems, cloud provisioning, and monitoring tooling within cloud. Client Details Michael Page are delighted to be partnering with one of the UK's biggest financial businesses to help with the recruitment of a Platform Engineer. Description As a flexible Platform Engineer, you will help manage all aspects of the Cloud platform to provide full lifecycle production assistance to the company's development, testing and production departments. In your first few weeks in this Platform Engineer role, you can expect to: Provide operational support and continuous improvement across the cloud estate and suggest enhancements to processes for Development, Test and Production environments. Be involved in automation and process efficiency initiatives across the estate, implement appropriate tooling to reduce cycle times, and improve reliability, audit and traceability for all system deployments across multiple applications Setup and configuration of software release systems, cloud provisioning, and monitoring tooling within cloud. Ensuring production environments are protected by governance, good practice/process, design and always 'fit for purpose'. Also, ensuring consistency across environments to the left of Pre-Prod, supporting all project and change activity Design and implement virtualized and cloud-based architectures, leverage agile approaches for automation and builds scripting, and supporting development activities. Ensuring software and processes are correctly documented and helping sharing skills and knowledge across the team and departmentProfile To apply for this Platform Engineer role, you will need expertise in Windows Server, Microsoft Cloud, Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft IIS. You will also require the following: A cloud and infrastructure all-rounder with a passion for technology and learning Knowledge of build, monitor and support of Windows Server, Microsoft Cloud, Microsoft SQL Server as well as Microsoft IIS install and management. Experience as an infrastructure, operations or technical expert operating in the space between development and operations Demonstrable technical knowledge in Enterprise system Design, Virtualisation, Capacity, Resilience, Monitoring, Network and Performance Management; Previous experience in cloud management, code and test, scaling, automation, source control, deployment and back up.Job Offer In return for your commitment and expertise, you will receive an excellent benefits package, including a salary of £50,000 to £65,000, company-matched pension scheme, private medical cover, life assurance, cycle2work scheme, fully paid parental leave and voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health and wellbeing, travel and technology
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  • Job Reference: 701354478-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page
    Michael Page
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Fully Remote
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent