Systems Engineer

Location London
Discipline: Infrastructure & Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 65-80k per annum

This is a permanent position which you can either be fully remote or have the option to work in the companys Central London office however many days a week you wish (Monday to Friday).

About the company:

SaaS platform to intelligently monitor, measure and manage vital spend information, communication and activity between in-house legal teams and their law firms. This is an amazing opportunity to work with some of the largest organisations in the world, helping them to transform their businesses with their market disrupting technology.

About the role:

They are looking for an experienced Systems Engineer to join their world-class team to help evolve their offering whilst continuing to follow best engineering practices. Their platform is 100% cloud based, using over 30 AWS services, including Lambda, Kinesis and Aurora. All of the infrastructure is managed as code and they strive to automate - everything - from patching servers to code deployments. They manage sensitive client data, and hence, a security first mindset is essential. They are ISO 27001 and SOC 2 certified and dedicated to continuous improvement.

The company strongly believe in building an inclusive workplace that values and promotes diversity.


  • Work autonomously to help build and run the infrastructure powering their product

  • Maintain the security, performance and availability of their platform

  • Build and maintain CI/CD pipelines

  • Be fiscally responsible - suggesting cost effective infrastructure and architecture changes

  • Assist the compliance team with security information

  • Help with out-of-hours support for the site (for extra pay)


  • 4+ years experience in a systems engineering or development role

  • 2+ years of systems engineering experience on AWS

  • Experience with IaC tools such as CloudFormation or Terraform

  • Experience with automation tools such as Chef or Puppet

  • Linux experience

  • First class problem solving, analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Comfortable writing basic programs & scripts

  • (Nice to have) Experience working in an environment with stringent security requirements


  • Flexible working. Fully remote (UK) or 2 days a week from their London office.

  • They will invest in your development with a £1,000 a year development budget.

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays with the option to buy or sell extra days.

  • Comprehensive private medical insurance with Vitality.

  • Hundreds of perks and discounts through Vitality Health Insurance.

  • Pension contributions.

  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, Adoption and Shared Parental Leave.

  • Regular social events, team lunches and nights out.

  • 50% discount at Vitality Gym partners Virgin Active, Nuffield and Pure Gym

  • Free tea, coffee and soft drinks

  • Only the best equipment - Macbook Pro and monitor.

  • Access to ‘salary sacrifice’ benefits such as the Cyclescheme.

  • Referral bonus when you bring your friends to join the organisation.