Technical Consultant - Cloud Backup & Resilience Testing

Up to £67000 per annum

Technical Consultant – Cloud Backup & Resilience Testing

United Kingdom – London [HYBRID WORKING 2/3 DAYS]

Salary - £67,000 + Package – Bonus ETC.

** NO SPONSORSHIP AVAILABLE**

My client is a longstanding, prestigious asset management company, who are currently looking for a technical consultant to join a new and exciting team being built within.

The Role and Purpose

The role is part of the team which will design and deliver the capability to recover from catastrophic events which do not allow restoration of services in tolerable timeframes. The team will

  • Review the current state of backup & strategy for on-premises and Cloud solutions.
  • Design solutions and practices with respective product teams to implement a vault solution.
  • Assists to develop scenarios and recovery plans with product teams.
  • Assists evolve the strategic roadmap and direction
  • Provide inputs in the definition of the aligned global operating model
  • Ensure that we design with the overall tech direction of the firm including our 80% cloud by 2025 & data aspirations
  • Ensure that are developed, deployed and maintained in an automated manner using code.

Your skills and experience

  • Experience in development and infrastructure engineering with hands-on experience in coding for cloud-based technologies (ideally Python, terraform, Unix) with a focus on delivering services that are automated, loosely coupled, scalable and resilient.
  • Experience in the development and operation of test automation frameworks focussed on Resilience and Chaos testing in platform.
  • Experience to design, build, backup and recover machine images of Unix, and Windows as virtualised and physical workloads, multiple clients, and database agents with demonstrable experience and solution approaches
  • Experience to design, plan, engineer and operate strategies aligning data protection and recovery vault in a large enterprise with petabytes of data across the infrastructure landscape involving multiple technology products in multiple data centres and AWS, Azure Cloud Services.
  • A keen evangelist with interests in technology, security, cloud-native application development

There is an opportunity to learn “on the job” and if you don’t have all the skills listed, but have an interest, in some of the skills and want to learn - then please do apply! There is also the opportunity to be flexible with working hours within this role!

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

 

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