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"The DTA Platform Engineering and Operations team is responsible for the support, planning and deployment of code developed within DTA to the Production Platforms. We have on premise solutions that we are responsible for including a Netezza Suite and Hadoop Cluster. As part of our ongoing strategy we are also heavily utilising the Google Cloud Platform and require Platform Engineers to join our Core operations team to help manage the combination of the old on premise and in Cloud Platforms." - Allan McAleavy, Platform Manager
Be responsible for managing the Platforms, applying updates when required and communicating that to the Service managers in a timely manner. You will also be expected to help deliver on a deployment strategy and develop automated tools. This role will also require the successful applicant to be part of an on-call rota.
- Maintain several platforms and applications incl. Google Cloud, Hadoop, Netezza and Tableau.
- Work within our squads to help deliver GCP Projects using our IAC (Infrastructure as Code)
- Perform component deployment where automation exists
- Develop\/update departmental documentation
- A proactive mindset; monitor and track improvements and issues so they can be feed into the team's future workstreams
- An understanding of Cloud and the IAC Framework
- Attention to detail Ability to work to deadlines and remain calm under pressure
- Good problem-solving skills
So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team.
Just so you know: if your application is successful, we'll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions, we might withdraw the offer.
We're happy to discuss flexible working.
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