Senior Cloud Engineer

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Senior Cloud Engineer

North West – United Kingdom

Senior Cloud Engineer

North West – United Kingdom

A global leader in their market is currently looking for a Senior Cloud engineer to join their small team that holds a scope of 1/3 of the infrastructure across the entire business. This team is small but growing quickly to allow for a new hybrid cloud proposal being introduced to the global business. Based in the North West, their IT team current hosts multiple architects and engineers, giving you the ability to be exposed to common architecture practices and other multi-functional aspects of their work.

Currently working from home you will be allowed WFH flexibility once ordinary organisational practice is resumed.

The team has a wide reach across the business so you will need the interpersonal skills required to engage with stakeholders on multiple levels, gaining an understanding for their requirements and ultimately engineering a solution bespoke to them. Leading a team occasionally and mentoring junior members of the team you will be the thought leader on multiple large projects where necessary.

To be Successful in becoming the Senior Cloud Engineer you must possess the following technical skills:

Extensive experience working with server virtualisation (VMWare, Xen, etc.)

Iaas and Paas Cloud experience working with AWS Predominantly

Infrastructure provisioning tools (such as Docker, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Packer, CloudFormation, Terraform)

Experience with continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Travis-CI, GoCD)

Experience administering application servers, web servers, and databases (Jetty, Tomcat, Websphere, Nginx, Mongrel, Microsoft IIS, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB, etc.)

Some experience with unit testing and automated testing tools

Scripting and programming languages (such as Python, Ruby, Perl, PowerShell, Golang, etc.)

Proficiency in building Linux and Windows systems (RHEL, Ubuntu, CentOS, etc.)

The ability for exposure to other cloud platforms and technical skills is ever present in this role, it will be a fantastic opportunity for you to progress your career with a company with real flexibility and global scope.

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