Senior DevOps Engineer

Discipline: Technology
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Fahad Ahmed

Contact email: fahad@aurora-talent.com
Job ref: 32569
Published: 3 months ago
Startdate: 03/06/2021

Senior DevOps Engineer

Intro

Our client is a SG based FinTech business helping to provide expertise for both Wealth Management & Investment Advisory.  The business provides access to superior investment products and opportunities via a digital investment platform built using the latest Technologies.

Overview

The role is suited to a Senior Software Engineer that thrives on working in a fast-paced environment and enjoys driving innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development.

The primary focus of this role will be to build and manage your team's infrastructure and work on features that increase the stability, traceability and reliability of their core systems.

Individuals will need to leverage the entire technology stack and will be part of a team that is constantly tackling difficult questions of scale, architecture, and interaction.

Technical Skills:

Must-Haves:

  • Bachelors' or above in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent professional experience 5-8 years of experience managing distributed systems and building larger infrastructure setups from scratch

  • Strong experience in managing Kubernetes clusters and declaring infrastructure as code (Terraform, Pulumi, etc.)

  • Experience in at least one of the JVM languages such as Java, Kotlin, Scala

  • Self-driven, has a strong sense of ownership and able to work and learn independently

  • Interest in mentoring and guiding Junior Engineers and promoting best practices across team boundaries

  • Experience with Cloud Technologies – AWS (highly preferred)

Nice-to-Haves:

  • Managed mission-critical products, e.g. trading platforms, medical applications

  • Experience developing distributed systems or building a larger application from scratch

  • Basic knowledge of finance and trading

  • Preferably some exposure to CQRS / Event Sourcing patterns

  • Experience in Cassandra database is preferred