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Principal Engineer permanent - City of London

Principal Engineer permanent - City of London

Posted 1 April by McGregor Boyall
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An exciting permanent opportunity has arisen within a well known financial services firmbased in the City of London. They are looking for a Principal engineer to help on a number of projects including supporting critical systems, to evolving data analytics and introducing a fully digital workplace.

All applicants must have a Principal Engineering (or something similar) background.

You also need experience of working with DevOps tools like Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Saltstack, cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or IBM Cloud andprogramming / scripting languages like Python, Java, C#.Net , Go, Ruby, Bash.

As this is a Principal Engineer position, day to day, you will be expected to -

  • Lead a team of senior engineers

  • build and upgrade of software platforms and services through automation and configuration management
  • Deliver the dev/ops toolchain required to support continuous delivery
  • Take responsibility for key Cloud technology vendor relationships
  • Manage technical issues, risks, audit and compliance obligations

If you have the following skills/experience and are interested in this position please apply -


  • Experience of leading highly technical teams (6 to 10x Engineers)

  • Experience with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or IBM Cloud

  • Knowledge of DevOps tools like Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Saltstack


  • Knowledge of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) principles
  • Fluency in one or more programming or scripting languages, e.g. Python, Java, C#.Net , Go, Ruby, Bash
  • Knowledge of common databases, such as MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle
  • Knowledge of Linuxplatform

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

Required skills

  • Chef
  • Financial Services
  • Go
  • Java
  • MySQL
  • Oracle
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Bash
  • Jenkins
  • Puppet
  • IT
  • C#.Net
  • Software Engineer
  • SQL Server
  • VMWare
  • Principal Engineer
  • Docker
  • SRE
  • Ansible
  • Site Reliability Engineer
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform

Reference: 40228318

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