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Lead Engineer - Container Platform

Sky Betting and Gaming

Join our team as a Lead Engineer and take ownership of ensuring our container platform runs efficiently, securely, and cost-effectively! We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Lead Engineer with a passion for engineering principles and practices, ideally in line with the technologies we use, such as Docker, Kubernetes and Containers in AWS.

Your role in ‘better’

As our Lead Engineer, you'll have the opportunity to work with a global and modern team responsible for the container platform within the Flutter UK&I Division. You'll manage, lead, inspire and empower your team, while also defining and adapting infrastructure delivery processes to ensure efficient performance & clear responsibilities.

As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to work with modern cloud computing technologies, including networking, storage, containers, and Kubernetes. You'll be instrumental in defining and implementing a strategy for our Container Platform in AWS, while working with our Architecture teams to design a cloud-first approach. ​

How you’ll create ‘better’

  • You'll possess strong analytical skills and exposure to managing large-scale multifaceted environments, with a consistent track record of delivering and leading sophisticated software and infrastructure projects in a complex environment.

  • Experience working in a cloud computing environment and supporting migrations to the public clouds.

  • You should possess excellent problem-solving skills, be highly organised, and abbe le to handle numerous projects simultaneously.

  • Ability to communicate sophisticated infrastructure subject matter effectively to stakeholders, including tribe leadership.

About Sky Betting & Gaming

And at Sky Betting & Gaming, better is just the beginning. When you work here, you’ll be able to create the next big thing in a fast- paced, exciting industry.

Our story began in 1999 and we’ve since grown to house a family of iconic brands including Sky Bet - the UK’s no.1 betting app, Sky Vegas - the UK’s no.1 online casino, as well as Sky Bingo, Sky Casino and Sky Poker.

We want to empower you to create a career you’re proud of, to feel like you belong, and provide you with everything you ned to do your job.

Plus, Sky Betting & Gaming is part of the Flutter UK & Ireland family — a collection of big-hitting entertainment brands such as Paddy Power, Betfair and Tombola.

Flexible Working

All our live jobs champion hybrid working, offering a flexible blend of home and office working with full autonomy to decide how many times you travel into the office each quarter. Looking for a remote role? We’re open to discussing remote working for all our live jobs.

Helping you live your life better

  • £1,000 learning fund each year

  • 32 hours paid volunteering time per year

  • Free SkyQ Ultra HD premium TV package worth £1,200
  • Twice-yearly bonus (with part of it guaranteed!)
  • Pension contribution scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Flexible ways of working – home or office, it’s your choice!
  • Access to thousands of Udemy courses
  • Invest via the Company Sharesave Scheme

We’re working to be an inclusive employer, and we encourage people from all backgrounds, ways of thinking and working to apply. Everyone brings different perspectives and experiences; you don't have to meet all the requirements listed to apply for this role.

If you need any adjustments to make this role work for you let us know, and we’ll see how we can accommodate them.

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