Platform Support Engineer - Windows Applications

£50,000 | Reigate | Permanent
Posted 8 days ago

Platform Support Engineer - Windows Applications - Server - Active Directory - AWS - Amazon

Our client is an efficient, customer focused personal lines insurer. They are one of the UK's leading providers of Motor and Home insurance products through multiple brands. Their insurance brands provide cover for around 2.6 million customers and over 1.9 million car customers, making them a major player in the UK market.

They are seeking a Platform Support Engineer to join them in their Reigate office to support 2019 growth plans.
You will be working as part of a growing experienced team, building, expanding, supporting and enhancing their many different platforms across challenging and transformational projects.

Responsibilities and duties will include:
- Monitoring of performance related issues using real time monitoring software (e.g. Dynatrace).
- Supporting development and project teams in a DevOps environment.
- Installation, configuration, upgrading software and related products
- Specialising in the support of Web based applications hosted in data centres and AWS Cloud Platforms, providing 24x7 support to production systems on a team rota basis.
- Standard platform responsibilities i.e. backup, performance, maintenance, patching

Person specification:
- Windows Administration, including Active Directory (AD)
- MS SQL administration and PowerShell scripting experience
- Proven experience working in a cloud hosted environment
- Experience working in DevOps (JIRA/Kanban/Continuous delivery)
- Proven experience of working within a DevOps culture with strong and effective collaboration skills.
- Specific experience with Amazon Cloud (AWS)

They will offer a salary of £50,000 + benefits including:
- On-site subsidised canteen
- Complimentary minibus from locall station
- Profit Share Bonus - eligibility to earn up to 10% of base salary (Discretionary)
- Individual Bupa Cover
- Discounted products (25%)
- Long service awards
- Season Ticket loan (eligible after 6 months of service)
- Introduce a Friend scheme

For more information please call 01442 285020 or email

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Joe Burder
01442 285 020

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