Python Developer (Cloud Engineering) (098298) London, England

Cloud Engineer (Python) - Glasgow – Financial Services  


The Client

Our client is a global market leader in investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services, and they are in search of a Cloud Engineer.  


The Role

This position is for a Cloud Engineer and will be part of the Kubernetes Engineering team.

Although the role is titled; Cloud Engineer, our clients would be very interested in speaking with Python Developers, with any level of Kubernetes experience.

The team is currently working on rolling out a Kubernetes platform globally and driving platform adoption by developing features for other platform and application teams.

This role will be a 12-month contract (PAYE), based in Glasgow however, you have the option to work fully remote.


Essential Requirements:

  • Candidates MUST HAVE Python development experience.
  • Candidates MUST HAVE Kubernetes experience


The ideal candidate will the following key skills:

  • 4+ years of experience developing in Python
  • 2+ years of practical Kubernetes experience
  • Openshift experience is a big plus
  • Experience installing, upgrading and supporting Kubernetes clusters
  • 4+ years of experience using automation tooling such as Ansible
  • 5+ years of experience working in ops or engineering teams-10+ years of Linux experience
  • Familiar with standard development practices a big plus
  • Knowledge of Micro-services architecture
  • Familiar setting up CI/CD build and deployment systems.
  • Knowledge of Docker runtime -Experience developing RESTFul APIs