Senior Platform Engineer

Employer: LSEG Romania
  • Internet - eCommerce
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 17.05.2022

    Job Description Summary

    We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate Platform Engineer to join our team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers. You're a self-starter who will be part of a ReverseProxy team working on our edge solution of our Desktop Platform Technology assets.

    Job Description

    The role will report to the Engineering Manager, part of a team which has adopted an Agile approach to deliver enhancements which drive the growth of the capability. You will oversee and take part in the analysis, definition, design, implementation, testing, maintenance and support, working closely with our Quality Engineers and Reliability Engineers to ensure that what we deliver is to a high standard. You will focus on providing the best-inclass solutions by applying consistent development best-practices methodologies and principles covering the full software development lifecycle.

    Writes new software, makes modifications to existing software, or integrates software applications and modules in accordance with agreed upon specifications provided by others Creates and executes unit testing and integration testing ensuring module meets requirements Executes on provided design May provide technical support to operations or other development teams Creates and maintains all required technical documentation / manual related to assigned components to ensure supportability. Makes suggestions for problem solutions or software enhancements, which will typically be reviewed by a more senior developer. Implements solutions as directed within standards Participates in project planning sessions with team members to analyze development requirements, provide design options, and provide work breakdown and estimates of work. Typically works on one project at a time and as a member of the project team(s) or as part of a specialist cross-project team on multiple developments. Works on smaller, minimally complex projects or a particular system or application within larger projects that requires a singular area of expertise Provides status updates for own scope of work within projects. Participates in internal team and status meetings. Develops software using disciplined software development processes, adhering to team/company standards and software best practice guidelines, and corporate policies.

    Knowledge & Skill :

    o Mid-level professional with knowledge in a technical discipline or specialization

    o Position for a developing professional building experience in their specialist function

    o Good understanding of roles of relevant functional groups in own area

    o Suggests process improvement following investigative, analytic or diagnostic services.

    Scope of Impact :

    o May lead and be accountable for straight-forward projects and associated teams

    o Provides input to the objectives and goals of the department

    o Responsible for managing own time and responsibilities

    o Participates in complex projects that affect a Business Unit or regional area

    o May train or mentor colleagues

    Strategic Planning & Decision Making :

    o Sets priorities to meet deadlines; develops plans to meet short-term objectives

    o Applies a wide range of policies or standards in straightforward situations

    o Identifies and resolves standard technical and operational problems

    o Decisions involve interpretation of data, planning own work, or refining the methods and techniques to be used

    Technical Skills:

    - 3-4 years of experience in systems engineering or platform engineering

    - 1-3 years of experience with python - Experience with tests automation

    - Web: HTTP, TLS, HTTP2.0, Websocket, REST APIs

    - Cloud technology AWS (VPC, EC2, ECS, S3, CW, SNS, Lambda)

    - Nginx, Apache, Varnish

    - Deployment pipelines Jenkins, Gitlab

    - Terraform

    - Linux, Docker containerization

    - Good understanding of Scrum, Agile ceremonies

    - Intermediate or higher level of English (B2)

    - Experience on critical project with latency & resilience constraints across the world.

    - Experience in high load, high availability, zero-downtime deployment experience

    - Experience on large company

    - Experience on OpenSource project and Linux systems

    We are looking for intellectually curious people, passionate about the bigger picture of how technology industry is evolving, ready to ask difficult questions and deal with complicated scenarios. If you are creative and a problem solver, this is the place to be as will be supporting you to fast-forward your career.

    We maximise each employee's potential through personal development and through a wide range of learning tools both formal and informal. We believe that remunerating our people with competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits such as:

    • 25 days' holiday per year
    • 1 additional day off for your Birthday
    • Annual wellness allowance
    • Share Purchase Plan
    • Medical Health Insurance
    • Medical Subscription (preventive medical services)
    • Dental Coverage
    • Life insurance
    • Pillar 3 Private Pension
    • Meal Vouchers
    • Flexible Benefits
    • Bookster
    • Volunteering Events
    • Team Buildings

    At LSEG, we believe that creating a diverse and inclusive organisation is fundamental to the way we deliver on our promise of creating essential partnerships and open opportunities. Our open culture is central to how we deliver our purpose - driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth - in everything we do.

    Working with us means that you will be part of a dynamic organisation of 25,000 people across 70 countries. However, we will value your individuality and enable you to bring your true self to work so you can help enrich our diverse workforce. You will be part of a collaborative and creative culture where we encourage new ideas and are committed to sustainability across our global business. You will experience the critical role we have in helping to re-engineer the financial ecosystem to support and drive sustainable economic growth. Together, we are aiming to achieve this growth by accelerating the just transition to net zero, enabling growth of the green economy and creating inclusive economic opportunity.

    LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support, including healthcare, retirement planning, paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.

    We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. This means that we do not discriminate on the basis of anyone's race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. Conforming with applicable law, we can reasonably accommodate applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

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