Penguin Random House | Cloud Platform Engineer – London

Website Penguin Random House

This is an exciting opportunity with Penguin Random House to become their Cloud Platform Engineer in London. In this role, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining the cloud platform, ensuring it is reliable and secure. Join a team of talented professionals and help make an impact with their cloudbased solutions. Apply today and start your rewarding career!

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and support our AWS Landing Zone and centrally managed services.
  • Design new and enhance existing patterns for cloud products and services within the enterprise service catalog.
  • Promote the cloud tenets around the business and showcase the benefits of Agile working patterns to project teams and business partners.
  • Participate in knowledge sharing sessions for internal customers and conferences.
  • Build artifacts which support the entire lifecycle of a cloud product (IaC, config management, serverless applications, remediations etc).
  • Design GitLab pipelines that manage automated deployments with security guardrails and remediations into production.

Q: What are the Benefits & Perks of the Job?

A: Benefits & Perks include 27 days paid holiday entitlement in year one (plus bank holidays), increasing a day each year up to 30 days, medical cover, life assurance, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym membership, generous pension scheme, summer working hours (role dependent), volunteering policy and charity matching, employee assistance program, mentoring program, extended gender-neutral parental leave, access to books and eBooks across Penguin Random House UK, each site has trained mental health first aiders and we plant a tree for every new employee to our business.

Q: What Experience is Needed?

A: You must have at least two years of experience in working with AWS, Windows and Linux infrastructures, Grafana stack, code artifacts in Python, YAML/JSON, Terraform, Packer (HCL), PowerShell, and JavaScript, designing pipelines (CI/CD) and automation, operating containerized workloads, designing and implementing networking components, and experience with observability capability and logging/monitoring.

Conclusion: This role is a great opportunity for anyone who is looking for a challenging and rewarding role in the tech industry. With a competitive salary, generous benefits and perks, and the opportunity to work remotely, this role is a great way to further your career. If you have the skills and experience necessary, don‘t hesitate to apply now and join the team!