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Platform Tech Lead Analyst - Linux/SQL/Big Data/Cloud

£500 to £550 Per Day
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Platform Tech Lead Analyst - Linux/SQL/Big Data/Cloud - sought by leading investment bank based in Beflast - Contract - Hybrid

inside IR35


  • Management and oversight of applications portfolio from technology perspective
  • Acts as Platform SME to senior stakeholders and /or other team members (Tech/Ops/Architecture/Engineering)
  • Maintaining current and complete application information repository and keeping it compliant with regulatory obligations and internal processes, policies, and standards.
  • Subject matter expertise for designated applications and functional areas to support business and tech processes.
  • Participation in global and regional initiatives to support business and technology driven projects
  • Active monitoring of applications to identify policy compliance risks, vulnerabilities, and security issues
  • Participate in Vulnerability Assessment Testing and remediation of issues
  • Participation in application releases, development, testing, deployment into production and COB testing.
  • Utilize in-depth specialty knowledge of applications development to analyze complex problems/issues, provide evaluation of business process, system process, and industry standards, and make evaluative judgement
  • Recommend and develop security measures in post implementation analysis of business usage to ensure successful system design and functionality
  • Consult with users/clients and other technology groups on issues, recommend advanced programming solutions, and install and assist customer exposure systems
  • Working with 3rd party vendors on application development requirements/delivery and support of PROD management team in resolution of PROD incidents.
  • Ensure essential procedures are followed and help define operating standards and processes
  • Serve as advisor or coach to new or lower-level analysts
  • Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision.
  • Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy.

Qualifications & Education:

  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • Around 5 years of relevant experience in application support or development area
  • Over 8 years of overall experience in Platform delivery management.
  • Subject Matter Expertise in infrastructure/ Hardware/ Software/ Database/ Middleware stack
  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle, release management, change management
  • Deep understanding of technology platforms and infrastructure (Linux/SQL/Oracle/MQ/NDM/OpenShift/Microservices/Containers)
  • Exposure to External cloud hosting services such as AWS, IBM, Google cloud and Implementation of Blockchain technologies is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in Hadoop/big data technologies.
  • 3+ years of experience in ECS/OpenShift and Ci/CD pipeline.
  • 2+ year of experience working on messaging platforms such as MQ/Kafka.
  • 2+ year of experience working on Google or AWS cloud developing data solutions. Certifications is a Plus.
  • Understanding of information security aspects and vulnerability thread management
  • Experience in project management area as project team member (Waterfall/Agile)
  • Business knowledge/understanding of financial markets and products will be a plus
  • Experience in systems analysis and programming of software applications
  • Experience in managing and implementing successful projects
  • Working knowledge of consulting/project management techniques/methods
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements
  • Can-do attitude on solving complex business problems, good interpersonal and teamwork skills

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  • Job Reference: 705555770-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Harvey Nash
    Harvey Nash
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £500 to £550 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent