Principal Platform Engineer

Principal Platform Engineer
  • £50,000 - £100,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK M2 4JG Manchester Greater Manchester GBR M2 4JG
Job Ref: KC007
Sector: Engineering & DevOps
Date Added: 31 December 2021

Our client is on an exciting journey and we need to add to their dynamic team of people so that they can continue to dominate the industry, delivering a seamless gaming experience that is a cut above the rest.

Being part of a global community means that they have the investment to innovate, drive advanced, creative technologies forward and to build unrivalled gaming experiences, but they also keep their freedom and independence.

As a team they work fast and aim high. Always cutting through the complexities and deliver flexible, scalable technology to create the ultimate customer experience.

They are a true technology business with software engineers and developers - right up to CEO

So, if you want to be part of something quite and drive the future of gaming, then it's to time to join

What is the role?

Due to continued growth across the business my client is looking for a Principal Platform Engineer to lead the next deployment phase of the platform architecture.

As the business expands from a domestic platform to international scope, including wider European and US territories we need someone to manage the development of the platform and the engineering team.

Here you will have ownership over your deliverables, primarily focusing on the design and implementation of the online platform and the progression of the DevOps culture and values across the teams.

What skills and experience will you have?

  • Hands on skills designing, building and developing cloud infrastructure hosted in AWS
  • Strong knowledge of CI/CD best practise, tools and processes
  • Expert knowledge of building Infrastructure-As-Code utilising Terraform
  • Knowledge of utilising Kubernetes in a micro service architecture
  • Ability to lead teams of engineers across complex deliverables
  • Strong ability to lead strategy and design co-coordinating with other Head's of Department

Our client is offering a strong remuneration and benefits package, and the role will be working from home 3 days per week with 2 days in the central Manchester office.


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

30/01/2022 09:16:13
GBP 50000 100000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Karen Chamberlain

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