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Senior Platform Engineer
Ref No.: 18-05220
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 150,000.00 - 175,000.00 /Year
Global Financial Services Client
Senior Platform Engineer
Downtown, NYC

Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action.
  • Evangelize best practices for building and operating highly reliable systems
  • 7+ years experience with large scale deployments and production support of high capacity mission critical platforms and systems
  • Serve as subject matter expert in observability and monitoring
  • Understanding of DevOps and the evolution of DevOps to NoOps
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Maven, Spring, Java, Go, Linux, Bash, Python, Docker, Windows or some second computing platform architecture
  • Experience with distributed Cache and Messaging
  • Security development and encryption experience
  • Understanding of authorizations, high availability, distributed computing architectures and disaster recovery.
  • Consult in system design to meet reliability and capacity requirements
  • Automate infrastructure and configuration management
  • Conduct timely post-mortems of production infrastructure incidents
  • Experience supporting modern datastore and database platforms and services (Cassandra, Postgresql, RDS, MongoDB, etc...)
  • Experience with modern CI/CD frameworks (Jenkins, Bamboo, Travis CI, Circle CI)
  • Assist with all aspects of operational security and compliance
  • Support of applications and services written in a variety of programming languages
  • Seek out potential threats to security and reliability and advocate solutions