Senior Platform Engineer


On Site
USD140,000 - USD150,000
Full Time


Senior Platform Engineer

Job Details

job summary:

We are seeking an experienced Senior Platform Engineer to join our talented global team. The Senior Platform Engineer will play a pivotal role in designing, building, and maintaining robust, scalable, and secure platforms that underpin our core products and services. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work with leading-edge technologies, collaborate with cross-functional teams, and drive innovation within the organization.

location: Bellevue, Washington

job type: Permanent

salary: $140,000 - 150,000 per year

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors


Hard Requirements:

  • At least 5+ years of experience working with large-scale systems.

  • Extensive experience with AWS services including EC2, ALB/NLB, VPCs, IAM, RDS, ECS, Route53, and CloudFront.

  • Proficiency in Python for scripting and automation tasks.

  • Familiarity with configuration management/orchestration systems, ideally SaltStack, Jinja2, and YAML.

  • strong version control skills using Git.

  • Advanced proficiency in POSIX shell scripting, including skills in using awk, sed, grep, etc.

  • Development expertise in at least one programming language beyond scripting.

  • Experience with metrics/monitoring systems, ideally Datadog and CloudWatch.

  • Advanced Linux skills including iptables, systemd, logging, application management, diagnosis, sysctl tweaking, etc.

  • Demonstrable experience working with or on legacy systems.

  • Attention to detail and ability to read and contribute to documentation thoroughly.

  • Curiosity to dig into code and setup without immediate need.

  • Conscientiousness, strong documentation skills, and openness to feedback.

  • Previous experience dealing with challenging situations and learning from them.

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies, ideally Kanban and SAFe, including grooming and prioritization.

  • Experience leading projects, including planning, orchestration, migration, deployment, and delivery.

Nice to Have:

  • PHP

  • Golang

  • Experience with GitHub including Actions and CoPilot

  • Experience in an EdTech context.

  • Understanding of TCP/IP and routing protocols

  • Familiarity with JMESPath.


US West or Hawaii


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 6 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors

  • Professional Engineer

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    At Randstad Digital, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

    Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.

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