AWS / Cloud Engineer

  • Location

    Malvern, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Ben.McRae@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH123139_1592230801

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-27

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Role: AWS / Cloud Engineer

Location: Malvern / Remote work

Duration: 6 month initial contract

Rate: up to £450/day (Umbrella)

Security Clearance: SC Cleared

My client are looking for an experience AWS / Cloud Engineer to join their team for an initial 6 months contract. Offices are based in Malvern but the role can be performed remotely.

Job description/Person specification:

  • Responsible for the technical design, implementation and operations of public cloud environments
  • Advising and shaping technical best practices
  • Working in conjunction with architects, product owners, systems engineers and other business stakeholders to deliver assigned project tasks.
  • Implementing designs to ensure security, scalability and robustness of all created services
  • Advising on scope, interfaces and estimate project development effort
  • Working with other engineers to provide consistent and novel ways of working, design patterns and cross-team working


Position Requirements:

  • Experience as an engineer for cloud infrastructure or cloud-hosted software
  • Understanding and experience of emerging cloud services and data architectures
  • Experience in working in an agile software development environment
  • Use of DevOps CI/CD practices


Desirable

* Previous experience with MOD, agency and customers with sensitive information
* Experience working with a number of agile workflow tools including: JIRA, Confluence, Agile
* Good use and understanding of tooling such as Git, Jenkins, Terraform, CloudFormation
* Experience at working with agile at scale using frameworks such as SAFe or LeSS

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

* Strong experience of developing and operating cloud environments
* Experience using DevOps technologies
* Holds associate or professional cloud certifications
* Good knowledge of AWS infrastructure, IaaS, continuous integration and development pipeline and any relevant automation tools
* Knowledge of architecture, development and operation of critical systems within a DevOps environment
* Analytical and root cause analysis skills

To apply please send your CV's in the first instance.