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Lead Engineer/Consultant - Container Platforms & Kubernetes

Parker Shaw

Posted on Apr 7, 2021 by Parker Shaw

London, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£90k - £110k Annual

Container Platform and Automation engineer

London/South East, UK

£90,000 - £110,000 Dependent on experience.

Role and responsibilities:

Design, build and maintain production ready enterprise container platforms and underlying infrastructure with good DevOps practice and automations tools

Work with collaboration with customers to design and build platforms to their requirements

Provide architectural design input and best practice to customer designs

Contribute to blueprints for good platform design

Education and experience required:

Master's degree in computer science or related IT field is preferred

5+ years' experience in private/public cloud platforms

Relevant experience with at least one enterprise container platform (eg Rancher, OpenShift, Docker EE, Azure AKS)

Kubernetes certified admin/developer (or container platform vendor cert) preferred

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:


  • Experience creating container-based solutions on an enterprise container platform (eg Rancher, OpenShift, Docker EE, Azure AKS)
  • Proficiency with Kubernetes
  • Good understanding of the CNCF landscape
  • Proficiency in one or more programming or Scripting languages

The ability to define solution architectures as code (primarily Terraform & Ansible)

Good general infrastructure engineering skills

Good general consulting skills

Ability to lead on customer projects


  • Experience with:
    • Docker image builds
    • Repository management (Docker & Helm based)
    • Logging, monitoring and alerting
    • Kubernetes cluster networking implementation
    • Kubernetes cluster storage implementation
    • Kubernetes security
    • Kubernetes Ingress and load balancing
  • Familiarity with CICD and DevOps practices
  • Familiarity with identity management basics
  • Familiarity with HA and DR basics

Familiarity with elastic provisioning and scaling

Knowledge of cloud computing infrastructure

Experience within an Agile team/of Agile team methodologies

If you have the skills appropriate for this position, please do apply now.

Reference: 1156973733

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