Platform Infrastructure Engineer

admin, on March 6, 2018

Do you have a passion for design, implementation and maintenance of platform infrastructure projects? Do you feel at home when automating provisioning of infrastructure and virtual machines? Are you always looking to assist the development and release of products, and focused on managing and expanding configuration systems? Are you a proactive, self-driven and highly organised team player?

We’re looking for a talented Platform Infrastructure Engineer to join our Operations team, working within an Agile framework-based team to drive automation of day to day tasks and software deployments throughout the platform.

Aridhia’s cloud-based business model is delivered through AnalytiXagility, our innovative data analysis platform. Our services enable healthcare and research organisations to accelerate their analytic projects to develop new, data-driven approaches to healthcare and improving patient outcomes. Working with us is a chance to make your mark improving lives, working with a team of highly creative and talented people using cutting-edge technologies.

To apply for this position please send your CV and a covering letter to

What you’ll deliver

The successful candidate will work on multiple platform projects, getting involved in design, implementation and maintenance.

We are adopting a DevOps model for everyday tasks where everyone can influence product development and implementation. If you want to work in an environment that is fast-paced and team-focused with a shared sense of ownership, then this is the job for you!

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Administering and maintaining our hybrid-OS (Lin/Win) platform.
  • Automating provisioning of infrastructure and virtual machines.
  • Assisting the development and release processes as a technical escalation contact.
  • Managing and expanding our configuration management suite for the platform (Puppet).
  • Assisting with technical escalations for 3rd level operational incidents and problems.

What you’ll bring

  • Demonstrable proven experience in a similar role (c.3 years).
  • Deep knowledge of Linux (RHEL/CentOS) and Windows (2008 R2+).
  • Experience with VMWare enterprise products (vCenter, vRA, vCloud).
  • Experience with configuration management systems and related scripting languages (Puppet).
  • Experience with at least one dynamic scripting language (Ruby Perl, Bash, PowerShell or Python).
  • Network management experience (firewall configuration, preferably with automated solutions).
  • Working experience in a change managed environment and understanding of CM fundamentals.
  • A proactive, self-driven and highly organised approach to work, with strong time management, reporting and planning skills.

What we offer in return

Aridhia is an entrepreneurial and ground-breaking company. We follow an agile working method with daily team stand-ups, progress boards, sprints, and show and tell sessions, to keep people informed and involved as projects evolve, and to share knowledge across teams.

In addition to competitive remuneration packages with opportunities to share in our commercial success, we offer the following benefits:

  • 35 days annual holiday entitlement, inclusive of four public holidays
  • Private healthcare for employees and their families
  • Death in Service scheme
  • Generous Company Pension scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers scheme
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and sick pay benefits
  • Individually tailored induction and personal development plans
  • Opportunities for international travel


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