Job: DevOps/Cloud Engineer

Job Title: DevOps/Cloud Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Swansea
Salary: £500 - £600 per day, Benefits: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Anum Kassam
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

I am looking for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer . You’ll be joining a digital transformation project becoming part of an existing in- house team responsible for managing IT systems on site and in the cloud. You will also support software and infrastructure development projects.

Essential skills and experiences:
  • A high- level of proven experience of cloud hosted solutions, especially Amazon Web Services
  • Strong experience in automated toolsets such as Ansible, Cloudformation, Terraform
  • Software integration and deployment pipelines: Jenkins is preferred
  • Strong experience in Linux
  • Undertake infrastructure support activities both onsite and 24/7 out of hours on call for the cloud based services (in AWS but likely to include other cloud providers)
  • Must be SC Cleared and be able to be onsite 5 days a week
Desirable skills and experiences:
  • Working within a team as a subject matter expert with a wide range of systems or in-depth product knowledge without supervision helping to define and implement technical best practice.
  • Taking a technical lead, promoting knowledge sharing and development of other team members both inside and outside of the group. Supports and stands in for the team leader as necessary.
  • Managing systems within OLA/ SLA, proposing, defining improvements and implementing changes to meet service level requirements. Monitors performance through statistical reporting and analysis.
  • Definition of operational processes, (both internal and external) and dealing with customer escalated problems.
  • Obtaining information required to diagnose and resolve complex problems. Engages with third parties to jointly resolve product issues. Analyses information and trends, proposing action to resolve problems and enhance service.