Carbon Nigeria's job vacancy, Career and Recruitment
Job title : Senior Platform Engineer jobs in Lagos Job Location : Lagos Deadline : December 05, 2021
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Department : Engineering - Software Development
About Engineering at Carbon
Our Platform teams utilise their software and systems engineering skills to both build up and mentor others, have a toolbox for troubleshooting distributed systems, and are responsible for building and maintaining the tools we are missing.
We drive the overall strategy and direction of engineering excellence in service reliability, observability, infrastructure management and incident response.
What are we looking for?
As a Backend Engineer in the Platform team, you Ûªll get to work across a wide range of systems and environments.
As a team, we Ûªre responsible for designing, building, and operating our physical data centres, all of our networking, the services we consume from AWS, and the software we run on top like Kubernetes, Cassandra, DynamoDB, and Terraform.
We're investing a lot of up-front effort in building scalable, secure, and resilient systems, capable of supporting Carbon Ûªs continued growth.
You should apply if :
The work we Ûªre doing sounds exciting!
You Ûªre passionate about Financial Services.
You Ûªre familiar with some of our Platform technologies or specialise in just one part.
You want to help build, scale and operate a platform to support a product that you (and everyone you know) use or will use every day.
You Ûªre keen to learn more about new technologies and the arcane inner workings of the financial industry.
You Ûªre comfortable working in a team that deals with ambiguity.
You Ûªre interested in distributed systems and writing resilient software.
We are looking for candidates who can meet the following criteria - We want to emphasis that we don Ûªt expect you to meet all of the below but would love you to have experience in at least one area :
Experience in building robust, maintainable, scalable applications
Able to work comfortably in a team.
Experience with VMs, containers and serverless computer platforms. (We use AWS for compute, e.g. EC2, ECS and Lambda)
Experience with networking, CDNs, HTTP and TCP / IP basics. (We use Cloudflare, AWS VPCs and many of our services implement JSON and / or GraphQL APIs)
Experience with operating systems, configuration management and "Infrastructure as Code". (We use AMIs, Docker Images, Terraform)
Experience with monitoring applications (We use Amazon Cloudwatch, Datadog)
Experience with managing databases, caches and message queues. (We use Postgres, DynamoDB, MongoDB, Redis and Kafka)
Experience as a professional "DevOps", "SRE" or "SysAdmin" roles
Ability to work with unfamiliar codebases, including internal, open-source and 3rd party code we depend on.
Knowledge of microservices (or SOA) and / or distributed systems.
Experience in Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration and / or another automated testing.
Understanding of basic financial and accounting concepts.
At Carbon, People are the heart of the business so we prioritize their welfare. We offer a wide range of competitive benefits in areas including but not limited to ;
A great and upbeat work environment populated by a multinational team.
Potential to work in different geographies.
Career development & Growth.
We are advocates of work life balance and offer a remote working option for certain roles.
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How to Apply for this Offer
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