Cloud Engineer

  • Location

    Farnborough, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Jack.Williams@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH118346_1594988217

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-28

  • Client:

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Cloud Engineer

Our client are experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world's most challenging problems. Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. Why don't you join some of the world's finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?

As our client continues to grow into new markets around the world, there's never been a more exciting time to join. The formula for success is the appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges and motivated people who work to deliver the best possible solutions to partners. Joining the organisation offers an opportunity to work flexibly on highly technical cutting edge projects, enabling customers to protect, improve and advance their vital interests.

The Role

We're looking for a Cloud Engineer to be responsible for the technical design, implementation and operations of public cloud environments. You'll work within an ever-changing, growing environment shaping technical best practices and working in conjunction with Architects, Product Owners, Systems Engineers and other business stakeholders to deliver assigned project tasks.

You'll be required to implement designs to ensure security, scalability and robustness of all created services, advising on scope, interfaces and estimate project development effort. The position will also involve working with other engineers to provide consistent and novel ways of working, design patterns and cross-team working

Key Skills

Previous experience as an Engineer for cloud infrastructure or cloud-hosted software is essential, as well as an understanding of emerging cloud services and data architectures. You'll have worked within an agile software development environment, using DevOps CI/CD practices with either knowledge of AWS or Azure. A good use and understanding of tooling such as Git, Jenkins, Terraform, CloudFormation will be useful.

Ideally you'll hold a cloud certification and some experience with MOD, agency and customers with sensitive information will be advantageous. Additionally, you'll have worked with a number of agile workflow tools such as JIRA or Confluence and frameworks such as SAFe or LeSS.