Platform Services Engineer
Platform Services Engineer| Dunstable | Permanent
With the expansion of Premier Inn & Restaurants in the domestic and International markets, and the increased consumption of SaaS and a shift in moving traditional Infrastructure to the cloud, Whitbread are looking to grow an in-house Platform Services function to support our traditional datacentres and Azure/AWS services.
With a strong desire to utilise cloud computing, a dedicated team of highly technical engineers is required to help design, plan and move our IT infrastructure to cloud, ensuring that we continue to modernise our current processes and IT infrastructure and continue to provide a first class service to support our business functions.
Whitbread is the UK's leading hospitality company in the FTSE 100 including brands such as Premier Inn and Beefeater. By the end of 2020, our goal is to increase the number of Premier Inn UK rooms to an incredible 85,000. All while creating around 3,000 UK jobs a year and continuing to expand our presence worldwide. There has never been a more exciting time to Whitbread!
About the role:
The Platform Services Engineer for Support Centre is responsible for the continued management and support of the on-premise and cloud infrastructure. The role holder will use their technical knowledge to continually maintain and monitor the underlying platforms, ensuring they remain performant and available in line with business requirements, suggesting improvements for the support centre infrastructure and contribute towards project delivery with a “cloud first” mentality.
The role will also be responsible for managing and maintaining core SaaS and authentication services such as O365 and AAD.
The role holder will be required to translate requirements into technical solutions and processes, creating an open and approachable atmosphere.
What you’ll be doing:
What you’ll need:
Whitbread is an inclusive employer, strongly believing that everyone is unique and there should be no limits to ambition. We welcome your application whatever your background or situation. We are open to flexible working and, where possible, will try to support this.
21 Sep 2020