Platform Engineer - Northern Ireland

Date Opened: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Belfast/Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Think Technology- Think Allstate


We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.


You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.


You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.




Belfast or Derry/Londonderry


Job Description

At Arity, we are seeking to recruit Arity cloud platform engineers to help build a state-of-the-art Big Data Platform. The platform is built on a AWS infrastructure with Apache Open Source software.

The successful applicants will require a core knowledge of JAVA or TIBCO and willing to use that knowledge to reskill to open source applications such as Flink, NiFi and Kafka.

 Be part of a global big data team, Support product teams to implement engineering best practices, Design and implement secure and robust cloud software.




Essential Criteria

  • 4+ years of experience Python or equivalent
  • Experience in the development and deployment of IoT technologies
  • Knowledge of scaling big data solutions, such as performance management at scale.
  • Hands-on technical practitioner
  • Must be willing to upskill in new technologies
  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment


Desirable Criteria

  • Cloud Experience
  • Experience in Git and Jenkins
  • Experience in Agile Methodologies


Closing Date:  Friday 18th January 2019


Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.