Cloud Support Engineer

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum
26 Jun 2018
24 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Cloud Support Engineer
Newcastle under Lyme - Salary 40k

Working in a small team the Cloud Support Engineer will be involved in
developing both the on-premise cloud offering, as well as leveraging
AWS/Azure services and be a key contributor to product development
activities. The Cloud Support Engineer will work in a fast paced and
exciting environment and look to develop services, tools, and
processes to support all teams as well as deliver solutions to our

The role

* Execute the day-to-day deliverables of the Cloud Engineering team
in the build out the cloud platform.

* Meet scalability, availability, security, and performance goals.

* Implement, upgrade and support core services used by cloud

* Investigate and experiment with key technologies, architectures,
and standards.

* Supporting the cloud strategy using your experience and keeping
abreast of the latest developments in this area.

* Collaborate with all stakeholders on a project from highly
technical to non-technical resources to ensure a common level of
understanding of the solutions and processes.

* Attend meetings, collaborate with your peers, prioritise features,
and work with a sense of urgency to deliver value to our internal
and external customers.

* Produce well-structured documentation and education relating to
the implementations for the development and operational teams.

The Individual:

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Effective planning, administration and time management skills.

* Broad systems and infrastructure knowledge.

* Proficient in Windows Server, SQL Server technologies.

* 5 years previous experience supporting production solutions.

* Experience working in a team that has delivered hybrid cloud

* Knowledge of AWS environments, deployment, management and incident

* Solid comprehension of on-premise cloud deployments particularly
around virtualisation and software defined networking.

* Interest in contributing to continuous integration/continuous
delivery (CI/CD), AWS/Azure public cloud services; this role
offers hands-on experience working with production cloud computing