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Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer London GBP500 - GBP750 per day *AMC*AM/DP*0609_1567756019 Contract 06/09/2019 ASAP Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer

Challenger Bank

I am currently partnering with a B2C Challenger bank building a truly special organization in stealth mode. The company is made up of some of the greatest minds in Fintech with the current team size being around 150. Challenger Banks like Monzo, Revolut and Starling Bank for the past 3 - 4 years have seen huge commercial growth in the UK/European Market - My client is building an organization to tackle these organization head-on (with the product/budget to do so!) The organization required a Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer with a background Software engineering to designing, building, delivering and running production-grade software at scale

The financial backing of the organisation comes through a renowned British bank however the organization is run as a standalone bank fuelled by consumer behavior to help change people's behavior with money! The teamwork as part of a highly agile environment within a cloud-based production environment. The successful candidate will have the ability to work as part of a cross-functional team! Work within a cross-functional team working with cutting-edge Data platform technology. Deliver customer value at pace and insist on high quality and simplicity.

What you will be doing:

  • Contribute to a data platform development team with enthusiasm and drive within an agile environment
  • Build a next-gen streaming data platform for operational and analytical use

Experience needed as a Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer:

  • Expertise in Kubernetes cluster set up and management, specifically on AWS.
  • Deep understanding of AWS network topologies and applying security
  • Kubernetes, Amazon EKS, Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (MSK)
  • Programming languages: Python, SQL, Scala
  • ETL processes and orchestration e.g.; Apache Airflow
  • Messaging/event/streaming technology: e.g.; Apache Kafka
  • Big data databases: e.g.; AWS Redshift, Postgres, Snowflake
  • Infrastructure as code: Terraform
  • Cloud technologies: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform
  • Large-scale data processing frameworks e.g.; Spark, Hadoop

This is a unique opportunity to develop your career as a Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer within fintech unicorn right before the product makes waves on the market. My client offers flexible working/working patterns within a fast-growing and dynamic practice. Additionally, this is an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life as well as the opportunity to use the most up to date technology in the market on a daily basis.

Apply now to take advantage of the SRE Infrastructure Engineer opportunity or call Aidan on 020 7780 6706 for more details.

Position: Data Platform Infrastructure Engineer

Location: London

Agency: Anson McCade.

Daily rate: £500 - £ 700 Per day

Contact: Aidan McNeill

Telephone: 020 7780 6706.

Reference: *AMC*AM/DP*0609