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Junior Platform Engineering Specialist (AWS technologies)

Canary Wharf
Until 31st December 2019
£308 per day
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Platform Engineering Specialist (AWS technologies) required to work for a global leading Oil and Gas organisation for an initial 3 months working in Canary Wharf, London.

Key Accountabilities:
Team: You will work with users, Software Engineers and Business Analysts to understand requirements for technical platforms. You will develop and test custom built or customized IT platforms and contribute to the creation of technical designs. You are familiar with platform technologies and can operate and maintain custom built or customized IT platforms. You will work according to professional engineering practices, including Internet protocols, coding standards and reviews, source control management, build processes and operations.

Platform: You will work with the team to maximize value from current applications and emerging technologies, showing technical thought leadership in their business area across a wide range of technologies.

Relationships: You will collaborate with peers across IT teams throughout the full software and solution delivery lifecycle.

Technology: You will build awareness of internal and external technology developments, identifying and implementing continuous improvement plans for Platform Engineering and ensuring best practice is shared across the team.

Essential Skills:
• Programming/Software Development
• Requirements Definition and Management
• System Design
• Technical Specialism
• Method and Tools
• Modern Application Development preferably with experience developing serverless applications
• Experienced with AWS Cloud Formation template development
• Experience developing with the following AWS technologies
o Lambda
o API Gateway
o Cognito
o DynamoDB

Desirable Skills:
• Testing
• Application Support
• Business Analysis
• Emerging Technology Monitoring
• Capacity Management
• Data Analysis
• Porting/Software Configuration
• Release and Deployment
• System Integration

Business capability:
Platform Engineering

Please note your CV will not be submitted for this or any other role without your prior approval.
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