Peter  Young

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Peter Young

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+353 1 634 8200 peter@stelfox.com

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Peter Young

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Principal Platform Engineer – Innovative AI SaaS Platform

Date added

23/02/2018

Type

Permanent

Location

Dublin City Centre

Category

Software Engineering

Reference

7244

Salary

95K

Stelfox have partnered with an innovative new Dublin based “Start Up” that is utilizing Artificial Intelligence to build a new personalised recommendation platform.

It is an exiting venture being directly funded by a world leader in knowledge and learning technology solutions.

This message driven Platform is currently being built from scratch and is putting Data Privacy and Protection at it’s core, using functional programming (Scala) to build components

Our client is looking to hire a Principal Platform Engineer to take ownership, design, architect and deliver a new SaaS Platform.

What you’ll be doing… 

  • Participate in platform architectural design
  • Design and implement microservices and API
  • Design and code features, components and modules for a new “green-field” SaaS Platform
  • Collaborate with Head of Engineering, Data Scientists/ Data Engineers, UI and QA Engineers on a daily basis
  • Collaborate in building and maintaining release environment
  • Help in defining the technology stack

 

What you’ll need… 

 

Relevant Technical Degree

8+ years commercial software engineering experience

5+ years using Java, Scala, Python

5+ years in Platform Engineering using modern SaaS infrastructure

3+ years “hands on” production level experience in: Microservices architecture, Containerization, message driven architecture, Database (SQL/ NoSQL), REST API’s, Continuous Integration

Strong experience working with some of the following: AWS, Spark, Python, Clojure, Kafka, Akka, Play, Cassandra, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Haddop, Agile, DevOps, Docker, Mesos, Openstack, FaaS, TDD

Previously designed and delivered a SaaS Platfom

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

 

What you need:

  • Relevant Technical Degree
  • 8+ years commercial software engineering experience
  • 5+ years using Java, Scala, Python
  • 5+ years in Platform Engineering using modern SaaS infrastructure
  • 3+ years “hands on” production level experience in: Microservices architecture, Containerization, message driven architecture, Database (SQL/ NoSQL), REST API’s, Continuous Integration
  • Strong experience working with some of the following: AWS, Spark, Python, Clojure, Kafka, Akka, Play, Cassandra, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Hadoop, Agile, DevOps, Docker, Mesos, Openstack, FaaS, TDD
  • Previously designed and delivered a SaaS Platfom
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

 

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