What’s the challenge?
We have an exciting opportunity to join Comparethemarket.com as a Cloud Platform Engineer. You will be part of a team deploying CTM’s products & services onto CTM's AWS Cloud Platform Infrastructure, utilizing existing & emerging technology. You will also be providing support to the project teams to help them meet their project goals.
What will it take to be successful as a Cloud Platform Engineer?
Build, Run, and Own first-class solutions in an agile Cloud Platform product team
Influence the design, security & cost management of CTM’s Cloud Infrastructure, including Compute, Core Cloud services, CDN, Connectivity, Container Orchestration technologies (ECS, EC2, Kubernetes).
Work across CTM product teams providing technical direction on the deployment of their products & services onto the Cloud platform product, driving developer enablement through automation.
Drive efficiencies & value from the CTM Cloud Platform infrastructure, exploiting existing & emerging technology to deliver value for our customers.
Share your success within CTM, regularly contributing to a wider audience than your immediate peers.
Demonstrate experience of strategic thinking in design and administration of cloud infrastructure leveraging your deep & broad knowledge of Cloud Platforms as a Service, DevOps culture & Agile methodologies.
Deep knowledge of AWS infrastructure and deployment methodologies.
Deep knowledge of IAC (Terraform and associated tooling).
Good knowledge of Kubernetes and associated tooling.
Good knowledge of cloud observability and monitoring tooling (Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk)
Able to write and understand several scripting/programming languages
Self-motivated, natural leader and motivator. Passionate about Technology.
Great communicator, influencer and negotiator
Why choose us?
You might already know us - we're the ones with the Meerkats! Compare the Market has helped revolutionise the insurance market and we have been growing rapidly since starting in 2006.
We are on a mission to transform the comparison industry, moving beyond endless forms and generic search results, to a highly personalised, service-led experience. In order to do so, we recognise that we need to consistently deliver seamless, personalised customer experiences through a connected data and technology ecosystem.
Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people globally we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services.
We’re growing and we are home to such brands as; Les Furets, Beagle Street, Junction, Budget Insurance and Dial Direct. We are trusted by more than 10million customers in the UK alone, with this foundational success we continually grow and invest in our people and their ideas.
We enjoy what we do, and we have fun doing it!
Diversity and Inclusion
We're a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and talented professionals. With an inclusive and open workplace, we encourage our people to create and share ideas – supporting their growth and celebrating their uniqueness.
We understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it’s working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.
'We are committed to offering equal chances to you throughout the application process, so if you require any special adjustments to be made please let us know. We will work with you to make any appropriate arrangements'