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Harrison Prendergast


Site Reliability Engineer (Kafka) CONTRACT

London, UK

£450 - £550 per day






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Harrison Prendergast


0203 206 1908

Site Reliability Engineer - DevOps/ SRE/ Software - (3 MONTH CONTRACT)

Burns Sheehan are working with an industry changing financial technology business to hire a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to become a part of a newly made SRE team headed by an extremely technical and skilled Head of SRE. The team are to become part of the movement in the company to help build a next generation financial platform using some of the latest technologies!

The Head of SRE a revolutionary and cutting-edge Fintech based in Central London are looking for an experienced SRE to join on an inital 3 month contract with a strong probability for renewal. This revolutionary financial technology business are building a next generation, peer to peer digital bank. The mission is to transform the DevOps Engineering practice into a Site Reliability Engineering function, with software development at the heart!

On a daily basis you would be working on release engineering - building CI/CD pipelines, securing services in the cloud (AWS primarily, but GCP to be introduced in 2019) and creating GO APIs. You'd also share the responsibility of evolving their complex infrastructure, automating and deploying Kubernetes Clusters to AWS using Terraform. They're huge advocates of Immutable & Congruent infrastructure and utilising the Hashicorp suite.

If you are a Site Reliability Engineer looking for a new opportunity to work with some of the best engineers in an extremely reputable business that are disrupting the FinTech space then don't hesitate to get in touch!


-Ability to code (Go, Python, Ruby etc)

-Software Engineering background

- Commercial experience using Kafka

- Need to should know what immutable infrastructure is and willing to use it.

- Need to know Hashicorp stack (Terraform, Vault, Consul etc…)

-Should ideally have exposure with Networks, should understand how networks work.

If this sounds something that would interest you. Please get in touch on 02032061944.

Site Reliability Engineer - DevOps/ SRE/ Software - (3 MONTH CONTRACT)

Burns Sheehan Ltd will consider applications based only on skills and ability and will not discriminate on any grounds.