AWS Environment Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    James Mcgonnell

  • Contact email:

    james.mcgonnell@Experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH112194_1571151366

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-14

  • Start date:

    ASAP

AWS Environment Manager

Bromley

12 Months

Rate - Competitive

Client Overview

Would you like to join a global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation?

Our client are at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms! You will be based on site as QA Tester, working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the technology revolution across the public sector. With over 50 million customers at the heart of everything they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they are not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.


Role description:

Provisioning of an up to date environments plan including:

  • Provide a comprehensive overview of AWS-based environment usage linked to relevant releases and release activities (cross-release view)
  • Identification of potential conflicts arising from limited number of 3rd party environments, analysis of impact and identification of mitigation actions
  • Liaise with external 3rd Party points of contact for environments management/provisioning
  • Active management of the environments as per the environments plan, considering demands from delivery, test etc. on an ongoing basis
  • Date by when each release version was made available on the respective environment
  • Forward plan the release windows and cycles across the client estate from an environments perspective
  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect releases as they pertain to the environments
  • Measure and monitor progress to ensure releases are delivered on time

Skills

  • Experience with release management in Amazon Web Services public cloud environments is essential
  • Experience of working with client developer teams to automate the shut-down and start-up of environments during idle periods in order to reduce AWS costs is essential
  • Experience of release automation via Jenkins and Red Hat Ansible is highly desirable

    Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance