Senior Platform Engineer

  • Planck
  • Tel-Aviv
  • Full-time
About The Position

Who are we?

Planck is pioneering risk research for commercial insurance providing an AI-based data platform enhanced by GenAI capabilities. Leveraging deep industry expertise and breakthrough data science, Planck streamlines the commercial underwriting process by aggregating small and medium businesses’ digital footprint to help insurers acquire a comprehensive understanding of customer risk. 

We are a group of smart, innovative, self-driven people who love technology and love making an impact on the world. You will work alongside some of the experienced professionals in artificial intelligence and accomplished data leaders.

What are we looking for?

We are seeking a driven Senior Platform Engineer ready to join our AI revolution! Your expertise will significantly impact our engineering team’s operations, bringing a new level of efficiency and effectiveness. As a senior figure, you will steer the optimization of our development cycles, deploy and manage sophisticated cloud infrastructures, and lead the development of cutting-edge developer tools. We envision you as a mentor, leading by example, providing guidance on best practices, troubleshooting complex production issues, and propelling the productivity of our entire R&D department to new heights.

What will you do?

  • Design, manage, and enhance our cloud-based infrastructure, while ensuring it scales with the company’s growth
  • Develop, maintain, and improve developer tools to streamline our workflows, based on your vast experience and industry insights
  • Be the go-to person for best practices related to infrastructure and development cycles, and advocate for the adherence to these practices
  • Lead the troubleshooting and resolution of complex production issues, using your problem-solving skills to mentor the team in addressing similar challenges
  • Drive the optimization of our development and deployment processes, implementing best-in-class techniques
  • Collaborate closely with our entire R&D team to elevate their productivity and effectiveness, contributing to their professional development with your expertise and knowledge sharing

What should you have?

  • A minimum of 6 years of hands-on DevOps experience
  • Expertise in Kubernetes, with a proven ability to deploy and manage complex architectures
  • High proficiency in one or more of the following programming languages: Python, Golang, Java or C#
  • Advantage – Demonstrated expertise in GitOps methodologies and their practical application
  • Advantage – Experience in constructing and improving complex CI/CD pipelines, with a focus on robustness, efficiency, and scalability
  • Advantage – Deep knowledge of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools, with a history of leveraging them for system optimization
  • Advantage – Previous leadership role in a SaaS company, demonstrating a clear ability to influence a team’s technical direction

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