Cloud Engineer - SC Cleared

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £675 - £775 per day

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    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Cloud Engineer - SC Cleared

£675 - £775 a day

Inside IR35

Hybrid - London or Surrey in office 1 day a week

SC Clearance is required

Cloud Engineer: You will join a blue chip consultancy that work alongside various government agencies. The role will see you help drive the successful exploitation of cloud technologies through the delivery of ambitious and novel solutions.

Responsibilities and Challenges:

  • Optimising and secure existing development processes and CI/CD pipelines

  • Maintaining and optimising the development environment to ensure maximum developer productivity

  • Build and improve cloud native deployment pipelines

  • Designing and implementing a backup and recovery solution for DevOps tooling

  • Introduce SRE capabilities into the team and project improving our deployment and application maintenance process.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Ability to work directly with our clients and delivery teams to develop high quality technical solutions and designs for multi/hybrid cloud platforms with an emphasis on modern serverless architecture (FaaS).

  • Demonstrate hands on system engineering experience on cloud platforms, ideally using AWS or GCP.

  • Experience (and preference) of using IaaC to deploy cloud resources (Terraform/CloudFormation)

  • Comprehensive understanding and experience of implementing CI/CD pipelines using contemporary tooling for version control, automation and configuration management.

  • Experience of designing and developing using Java with code written to a common standard including well-documented code and design documents.

  • Experience of using Linux as a deployment platform and day-to-day development environment - e.g. has experience of package management, networking configuration etc.

  • Able to write, review and assure technical documentation such as HLDs, LLDs, user guides, release notes etc.

  • Experience of microservices and containerisation technologies such as Kubernetes, OpenShift and Docker.