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Cloud Software Engineer (Platform)

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Design and Development
Location
United Kingdom - Bristol Office

About us

Internet connected and smart home products are growing areas for Dyson where we aim to continue our reputation of being innovative and disruptive. Since our first launch of products in connected space, we have grown fast to several millions of connected machines, and we are envisioning a steep growth in 2022 and beyond both in scale and connected features.

We want to expand the team to build reliable, scalable, and secure services and features to support these increasing demands with innovative and competitive technologies in IoT, Machine Data Lake, Data Analytics and Machine Learning to support our vision

We have a ‘You build it, you run it’ ethos and run all our services within Amazon Web Services (AWS).  Our teams are responsible for the architecture, development, testing, and operational support of their services in all environments. We are a global department with teams located in the UK, Singapore, and China and we encourage flexible, independent, and innovative thinking in our engineers to deliver solutions.

We’re building world-class cross functional Agile teams to deliver our ambitious vision in the connected space.

If you thrive on working in a collaborative, stimulating, dynamic environment and relish difficult software engineering challenges then we’d like to speak to you!

About the role

As a Connected Platform Engineer within the Connected Cloud department, you’ll get to work with a broad range of systems and technologies. The Platform Team is responsible for automating, designing, building, and supporting services and tools that the other Cloud Service Engineers use to deploy, manage, and monitor their services though our delivery pipelines to production.

We leverage AWS services along with other software such as:

  • Artifactory to host our build artifacts

  • AWS EC2, ECS and Lambda to run our services

  • Grafana for monitoring our systems health

  • Jenkins for CI/CD orchestration

  • OpenSearch and for log file and systems analysis

  • Python, C#, and node.js to create our services

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working with the other Platform Engineers to enhance our CI/CD pipelines and monitoring capabilities to ensure that services are deployed, testable, secure, and reliable

  • Working closely with the other Cloud Service teams to understand the challenges they face with build, deployment and monitoring so that we can improve our tooling

  • Working alongside Product Owners and Scrum Masters in an agile environment

  • Sharing knowledge within the Connected Cloud department

  • Develop your skills and competencies and those of your teammates

  • Identify new technologies, tools, and approaches to help continually improve standards and quality

About you

You’ll have:

  • Intermediate to advanced programming skills in 1 language, preferably python

  • Experience with cloud services (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • Familiarity with Docker and Serverless technologies

  • Familiarity with CI/CD techniques and tooling

  • Experience in building production quality software

  • Exposure of Agile working practices

  • Outstanding communication skills

  • An interest in learning new technologies, skills and technique

Please apply if you:

  • Think this sounds fun

  • Want to automate everything

  • Like resolving complicated problems

  • Have experience with some of our technologies and tools

  • Take pride in writing great code

  • Have a strong background in software engineering

Benefits

  • Performance related bonus.

  • Company paid Life Insurance.

  • Discounts on Dyson machines.

  • Competitive pension scheme.

  • Flexible benefits program with a growing range of voluntary benefits, including the option to purchase additional holidays.

  • 27 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays.

  • Free bus travel to and from Malmesbury/Hullavington campus from Bristol, Chippenham, and Swindon.

  • Subsidized café providing endless free coffee and tea, and a free lunch.

  • Private Medical insurance for all employees.

  • Employee Assistance Program for employees and dependents.

  • Digital GP and prescription service.

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We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.