Junior Platform Engineer

Salary Up to £30,000

Design and build software infrastructure to help every UK household save time and money. What gets us out of bed each morning is the opportunity to use technology to make customers’ lives even easier.

Is this you?

This exciting position is an opportunity to be part of Building, Running and Owning comparethemarket.com’s (CTM’s) Platform. You’ll be part of the team that evangelises and promotes the use of continuous deployment and automated infrastructure to reduce the friction from delivering software. This is achieved by providing the foundation and tooling to promote delivery of stable, scalable and secure customer facing applications at pace. Over time you’ll demonstrate a real understanding of the overall architectural vision and the target architecture for CTM’s platform sharing your experience and expertise across the wider product teams.

What will it take?

A desire for accountability and responsibility as well as the temperament to thrive under pressure will be part of your DNA.  You’ll demonstrate an understanding of software delivery good practice and an interest in using and contributing to technology such as Docker, Kubernetes, Golang, NodeJS, AWS and NGINX. When we meet you’ll be able to demonstrate these skills and behaviours:

  • Practical understanding of the concepts behind Test Driven Development and Iterative Development
  • Enthusiasm and passion for technology
  • Ability to positively contribute to the team dynamic

What to expect

At ctm we put technical excellence at the forefront of the applications we design.  Reporting to the Lead Platform Engineer you’ll Build, Run, and Own first-class solutions in an agile platform team.  You’ll ensure quality is at the heart of all technical solutions and you’ll provide tools to enable product teams to improve their fault tolerance and Quality of Service to customers.  This is a great opportunity to launch a career in technology with excellent prospects to progress and grow as an engineer.

What next?

If you are interested in finding out more about this role then click apply and start the process

 

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