Cloud Engineer

£95000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

Cloud Engineer, IaaS, Azure, CI/CD, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Scripting , Excellent stakeholder management

This opening will give you the opportunity to help shape and mould the cloud infrastructure of a global player and help them on this journey.

The role:

Engineer a best in class Azure Cloud platform

Integrate cloud solutions & services to industry best practice with scalability, fault tolerance, highly resilient, highly secure, observability, and simplicity in mind

Run proof of concepts for new cloud services or cloud third party tooling

Work with InfoSec colleagues to review and enhance the Azure security posture

Devise innovative ideas for solving hard technical problems involving distributed systems, scale and security and translate these ideas into designs and implementation

Work with peers across the virtual cloud team to understand cloud service or enhancement priorities

Work closely with development teams to help them through the cloud journey, evaluate and identify new cloud service requirements, and engineer and implement globally

Identify, triage, and constantly automate and evolve the platform by pushing for change that improves reliability, operability, and developer experience

Engineer solutions that are fully automated using infrastructure-as-code and integrated in the CI/CD toolchain

Technical skills and knowledge required:

Experience of infrastructure or cloud engineering

Able to work with development/delivery stakeholders on cloud application migrations or large scale/complex infrastructure initiatives

Strong Infrastructure knowledge - Virtualisation, Database, Networks, Windows, Linux, Storage

Experience with modern DevOps tooling (e.g., GIT, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Azure ARM, Jenkins, Ansible, Puppet, Docker, Kubernetes)

Understanding of PaaS, Infra-as-Code, Compliance-as-Code, and when/how to use & enable

Experience with modern engineering and agile practices as well as shift left CI/CD

Passionate about building and delivering services via APIs

Experienced with scripting and/or ideally one language, (e.g., Python, .NET, PowerShell, Nodejs, Ruby, Java)

Proven ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams of business analysts, developers, infrastructure engineers, data scientists, and subject matter experts

Deep understanding of broader cloud ecosystem including Cloud Computing Technologies, business drivers and leading-edge cloud emerging technologies and trends.

Experienced in designing, engineering, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS and/or Azure

Hands on experience of designing, engineering, supporting Kubernetes

Experience of cloud transformation and change programs across technology organizations

University degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline- preferred

Cloud certifications for at least Azure or AWS

Cloud Engineer, IaaS, Azure, CI/CD, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Scripting , Excellent stakeholder management

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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