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FullStack AWS Engineer - (Python React)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Role: FullStack AWS Engineer - (Python React) Location: Cambridge Hybrid working: 3x days onsite 2x days remote Salary: £ competitive The Role: This is a complex role for a backend AWS development, front end development and data analysis in relation to our SWIX product. Currently the full stack development is outsourced to a company, and they want it back in house! The successful candidate would definitely be working closely with our Principal Data Analyst who currently interacts with our contractor on a daily basis. Changes to software (on both sides) is constantly occurring. I would also like the person to be shadowing and supporting our Principal Data Analyst who has the role of developing mathematical algorithms and processing data in the Cloud. He has also produced a considerable amount of software and always has more on his plate than we would like. A mathematical background would certainly be advantageous. From an AWS perspective, I envisage the person taking over the current backend cloud development and maintaining what our contractor has already developed, as the bulk of the work is pretty much there. I see a need for evolution of our user interface, which is very rudimentary at this stage, and I also envisage customers wanting variants. Responsibilities: Deliver quality - maintainable, scalable and robust solutions. Data analysis, working with the data services team implementing complex mathematical algorithms, where data is fully processed in the cloud Front end development in a Flask environment (desirable). Technical Skills required: Service design and implementation, on a cloud platform, especially the AWS platform Strong python experience Experience of Flask working environment for front end development Experience of React java-based scripting Good working knowledge of python packaging Exposure to python automation libraries: fabric, invoke, or similar Exposure to python libraries for working with cloud platform SDKs; for use with AWS Good working background with the AWS platform, particularly serverless technology and lambda function Command of serverless on the AWS platform, or able to demonstrate how they might apply experience working on other cloud providers to AWS services Ideally have working experience of stream, S3 storage, Dynamo DB and SQS queue service Ability to express opinion on sound RESTful API design, with working experience of python or JVM-based libraries for crafting performant and usable APIs Experience working with distributed systems, and an understanding of issues that can be encountered Strong appreciation and knowledge of implementing the monitoring and profiling of distributed services Good working knowledge of java8, with style toward functional expression (lambda, stream,...) Ability to produce product internal operational documentation. Collaboration Skills required: Flexible, outcome focused and self-motivated Self-starter with a can-do attitude, work autonomously with multiple projects in parallel. Ability to guide other team members on service design: choosing the appropriate cloud platform services Strong trouble shooter and versatile individual Ability to guide other team members on appropriate data storage choice. Would prefer deep understanding on database capabilities Good working experience with a number of AWS services: Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB, Step Functions. How to apply? Send a CV to People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas
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  • Job Reference: 706583659-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: People Source Consulting
    People Source Consulting
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent