Principal Platform Engineer - Azure

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Principal Platform Engineer - Azure
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    £57891 - £63293 per annum Exceptional pension package
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  • Fruition IT are proud to be supporting Care Quality Commission as they look to recruit a number of key positions into their technology team.

    CQC play a crucial role in the UK health and social care sector, ensuring health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and they encourage care services to improve.

    CQC offer a supportive and inclusive environment where you will get the chance to make a real difference.

    Salary: Up to £57,891 (Outside of London) or up to £63,293 (London office based or homebased and live within the boundary of the M25). For exceptional candidates a higher salary may be available.

    There is also an additional homeworking allowance of £553 per annum for those working from home.

    Location: CQC offer remote working but there will be a requirement to occasionally be onsite at one of their main office locations (London, Leeds and Newcastle). Any travel would be fully expensed and timings flexible to allow people to travel at realistic times.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Provide technical expertise across software development, cloud infrastructure, and test automation activity spanning transformation programmes, continual improvement and run operations, aligning with industry best practice.
    • Plan, lead and manage engineering activity, coaching where required and guide initiatives through appropriate governance processes. Required to provide extensive knowledge of security, standards, programming, testing, proto-typing, service support, systems design, systems integration, and a user focus.
    • Design and maintain processes that relate to software engineering and cloud services that adopt automation, continuous integration, continuous testing, and continuous deployment.
    • Design, build, test and maintain cloud-based services, working collaboratively with Software Engineering, Platform Engineering and QA Engineering, along with partners to deploy and operate CQC's cloud-based services.
    • Scrutinise and lead project deliveries and make recommendations and design changes to ensure solutions meet CQC's requirements for functionality, and non-functional requirements such as availability, scalability, interoperability, security, monitoring, performance, and control.
    • Lead and contribute on engineering standards and methodologies and to ensure systems and changes are well-designed and led through appropriate internal and external governance channels for agreement and approvals.
    • Mentor and guide Engineering team members to ensure they follow agreed specifications of design, code and test frameworks as well as ensuring the appropriate standards and tools are used.

    Required Skills/Experience

    • Proven experience in a Senior / Principle Developer role
    • Strong experience in Azure Cloud: Comprehensive understanding of services and features available across SaaS, PaaS and IaaS services and experience of implementation of best practice and run operations of each.
    • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Skills & experience defining and managing infrastructure programmatically utilising tools such as Terraform
    • Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD): Expertise in designing, implementing, and managing CI/CD
    • Experience of Landing Zones

    CCQ Care committed to promoting a fair and inclusive workplace. They want all their staff to be able to flourish and reach their full potential. They are registered with a number of national schemes and initiatives that promote a diverse and inclusive workplace.

    If this role would be of interest, then please apply to this advert and I will be in contact to give you more detail.

    Fruition are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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