Platform Engineer

London - London

£90,000 - £105,000   

Platform Engineer


Salary: £90,000 - £105,000

Our client is a company who strives to ensure equality in an unequal world insuring technology builds a product that is affordable, instant and Inclusive.

Insurance creates opportunity and freedom BEEP BEEP. Insurance has not collided with information technology but we are here and looking for your help to drive it home.

Traditionally Insurance companies blame large overheads to over charge customers but with technology, automated systems and machine learning we can create a more accessible product for both customers and employees.

This your opportunity to be a pioneer as this role represents the start of a brand new team. You'll be coming in as the first and sole platform engineer reporting directly to the CTO. To begin you will be the sole contributor, so being a hands on, highly motivated, self-starter and enjoy being a leader in your field is a most for this role. This is your opportunity to progress and develop a team that shapes the new age of insurance. You will be supporting growth for an ever expanding start up, fastest growing Insurtech in Europe. You will be moving and making an impact: 55+ microservices, 12 engineers, 120 production deploys per week and growing.

Role Description:

  • Manage and Secure AWS cloud environment
  • Build productivity tooling for engineers and data scientists to help build CI/CD pipelines
  • Leading to move full containerization on AWS
  • Progression, develop and hire a team

Essential Skills:

  • Worked in an AWS cloud environment
  • Expert in agile practices


  • Infrastructure as Code e.g Terraform
  • CI/CD Jenkins
  • Containerisation Docker
  • Containerisation orchestration Kubernetes/ECS or Fargate


  • Implementing containerisation
  • Improving CI/CD pipelines
  • Implementing monitoring tool and choosing monitor tool
  • Securing platform


  • Competitive Salary
  • Stock Options
  • 25 Day Holiday allowance
  • Pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Self-Development fund
  • Flexible working
  • Work from Home Set Up

Are you an engineer that is driven by success and wants to develop and hire a team that creates a todays tomorrow insurance product?

The CTO wants a candidate who is very active in the community i.e reading, attending and speaking at events.

If you are that person apply right here and now!!

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Updated: Thu Mar 11 2021 09:32:19 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)