Platform Engineer Jobs at Wiley in Colombo, Western Province

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Wiley company opens jobs for Platform Engineer positions in the Western Province region. The type of work we provide is Full-time.

The criteria for the employees we need are having Engineering and Information Technology skills with Entry level experience, as well as employees who are honest, disciplined and responsible.

The Headhunters company itself is engaged in IT Services and IT Consulting, Book and Periodical Publishing, & E-Learning Providers, of course if you are interested in applying for this company, you can register immediately.

Job Information

Position:Platform Engineer
Region:Western Province, Colombo - Western Province
Job Function:Engineering and Information Technology
Seniority Level:Entry level
Employment Type:Full-time
Industry:Book and Periodical Publishing, E-Learning Providers, IT Services and IT Consulting

Job Description

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Our mission is to unlock human potential. We welcome you for who you are, the background you bring, and we embrace individuals who get excited about learning. Bring your experiences, your perspectives, and your passion; it is in our differences that we empower the way the world learns.

About The Role:

We are seeking a talented, adaptable, and experienced Platform Engineer to join our dynamic engineering team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, managing, configuring, and maintaining both new and legacy platforms, software systems, infrastructure, and tools that power our platform. You will actively contribute to the implementation of site reliability engineering practices to ensure the reliability, availability, and performance of our systems. If you have a passion for learning, managing complex environments, and improving system reliability, we invite you to apply.

How You Will Make An Impact:

  • Deploy, manage, and ensure fault-tolerant infrastructure for current architectural platform.
  • Automate maintenance, deployment, and management tasks using DevOps practices (Linux/ Windows).
  • Plan and execute upgrades, migrations, and patching strategies.
  • Implement security best practices and manage risks.
  • Expertise in networking concepts and monitoring cloud apps.
  • Act as a subject matter expert, contributing to various engineering tasks.
  • Familiar with Docker, Kubernetes, and AWS.
  • Skilled in infrastructure automation (Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation).
  • Participate in incident response and post-incident improvements.
  • Document architecture and processes.
  • Coordinate with teams to meet mission needs.
  • Enhance system performance and efficiency proactively.

What We Look For:

  • Bachelors degree in engineering, physics, computer science, math, information technology, or related technical field.
  • Minimum of 4-6 years of experience in systems engineering.
  • Knowledge and administration skills in Windows/Linux operating systems
  • Familiarity with platforms and systems infrastructure such as PowerBI, Snowflake, Qlik View, and Qlik Sense, or willingness to learn.
  • Experience in risk management.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to oversee the implementation of a vision to enable new capabilities that meet user needs.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to adapt quickly, manage multiple priorities, and work independently.
  • Certifications in relevant areas (e.g., AWS Certified SysOps Administrator, Red Hat Certified Engineer).
  • Experience with incident response, post-incident reviews, and incident management processes.

About Wiley

Enabling Discovery, Powering Education, Shaping Workforces.

We clear the way for seekers of knowledge: illuminating the path forward for research and education, tearing down barriers to society’s advancement, and giving seekers the help they need to turn their steps into strides.

Wiley may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: our people. We are willing to challenge the status quo, move the needle, and be innovative. Wiley’s headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations across the globe in more than forty countries.

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  • Comfortable environment
  • Taught when starting work
  • Salary bonus if there is overtime

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Wiley is a leading global provider of content-enabled solutions to improve outcomes in research, education and professional practice. With online tools, books and services in subjects ranging from business and management to medicine and science, Wiley helps students, researchers, universities, and corporations to achieve their goals. Through its well-known brands, such as WileyPLUS, WileyCPAexcel, and Jossey-Bass, Wiley serves customers in more than 200 countries and territories.

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