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Senior Platform Engineer GCP

Brasil, Brasil

Are you a developer who provisions systems and/or infrastructure when necessary to deliver software? Do the ideas of the DevOps movement resonate with you? Are you interested in facilitating the construction of new business solutions, exposing intelligence through data interfaces, reducing friction in development and fostering a culture of experimentation while ensuring product sustainability?

We believe in collaboration, which means that you will sit around the table with infrastructure engineers, developers, testers, designers, clients and project managers, creating creative ways to translate concepts and ideas into practices and tactics, solutions, promoting innovation, with a view to delivering value to the client.

Job responsibilities

  • Work with innovation using current market and emerging solutions, participating in projects involving: Delivery Infrastructure, APIs & Application Architecture, Self-service Data, Experimentation & Telemetry Infrastructure, customer touchpoints.
  • Developing solutions covering technology, process, people and practice for: Continuous Delivery, Operational Service Support, Developer Experience, Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Understand clients' needs and challenges and support them in formulating solutions that support their business and strategies, leading the entire consulting cycle, implementing solutions, not just recommending them. We fundamentally believe in practice-based advice and experience delivery;
  • You will develop solutions and tools to bring an autonomous development experience to the teams;
  • You will build pipelines for both the product and data teams;
  • Facilitate the creation of observability strategies with product teams;
  • Maintain strong expertise and knowledge of current and emerging processes, techniques and tools;
  • Work as a mentor to less experienced colleagues through your technical knowledge and leadership skills;
  • Build, improve and spread the DevOps and Security practice within Thoughtworks;
  • Become a trusted and valued client and team partner.

Job qualifications

Technical Skills

  • Advanced English
  • You can contribute to the design and implementation of enterprise and/or web-scale hosting platforms and can administer application servers, web servers and databases
  • You have a deep understanding of cloud and virtualization platforms, infrastructure automation and application hosting technologies
  • You have experience working with software delivery teams, and understand DevOps philosophies, Agile methods, Infrastructure as Code and how to apply them to your work
  • You have a history of working with at least one IaaS cloud platform, and two or more application runtime platforms including physical servers, virtual servers, container clusters, serverless and databases
  • You can write scripts using at least one scripting language and are comfortable building one or more of: Linux servers, Windows servers, or container clusters
  • You have experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery tools with different tech stacks
  • You’ve previously worked with monitoring systems for availability, performance or security
  • You have an understanding of security concerns, threats and approaches for dealing with them, including infrastructure platform vulnerabilities, secrets management, network security and software supply chain security
  • Bonus points if you have experience with unit testing and automated testing tools, stress and performance testing

Professional Skills

  • We are currently looking for people who understand both Infrastructure and Software Development and who lead engagements for both communities.
  • In this role you will contribute to the implementation of Continuous Delivery, where you will promote DevOps culture and SRE practices in the teams.

Other things to know

Learning & Development

There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys.

Job Details

Country: Brasil
City: Brasil
Date Posted: 06-07-2024
Industry: Information Technology
Employment Type: Regular

About Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 30+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.


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