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Lead Distributed Systems Engineers | Online Powerhouse | London

Job Title: Lead Distributed Systems Engineers | Online Powerhouse | London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bonus+Bens
REF: NW/679311_1509013326
Contact Name: Nicole Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Lead Distributed Systems Engineers | Online Powerhouse | London

We're partnering one of the world's most successful and valuable tech unicorns, extensively expanding their London Tech Hub (and we're very excited about it!). You've definitely used their site and are probably one of the 50+ million monthly users who've downloaded their app too. This is a genuinely unique chance to join a multi-cultural, global, disruptor operating at the bleeding edge of technology innovation & constantly challenging the status quo.


Software Engineers, Lead & Principal Engineers are the beating heart of this organisation. You'll work as part of a close-knit, super talented family of tribes, using your technical mettle to offer your customers the best possible user experience.

You'll be delivering to tens of millions of users across the globe, every day, which means you'll have the creative freedom to showcase your own ideas on greenfield projects whilst being offered exposure to a wide variety of technologies & technical challenges.


*Machine learning
*Data engineering
*Cloud services
*Optimisation & Automation
*Real-time accuracy
*Building world class APIs


*It would be useful to have experience of large scale systems deployed to AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
*Experience, of some combined, with a curiosity for others:
oJava, Python, .NET, C#, Scala
oNoSQL. MongoDB, Cassandra, CouchBase
oAWS (S3, EC2, ECS, Lambda, EMR, DynamoDB, Cloudformation, RedShift)
oDocker, Elastic Search, Logstash, Heka, Kibana, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, OpenTSDB, Protocol Buffers, Thrift, Parquet, Ansible


Say goodbye to clocking in and out and hello to genuine work life balance! You'll have excellent holidays, the ability to flex your hours and even work a four-day week. You'll be joining a Sunday Times top place to work with access to an enviable range of staff benefits and perks in one of the coolest offices in the capital.

You're also being offered the chance to lead, innovate and disrupt at the top level, with a huge sphere of influence across the business and the market. You'll receive a generous, basic of between £65,000-£100,000 (DOE) plus a market leading bonus package, outstanding benefits, including pension, private medical insurance and a huge range of other perks.

Parallel Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.