Infrastructure Engineer - Cloud Support

Job Role: Infrastructure Engineer - Cloud Support

Contract: 6 months+

Location: Newport

Rate: £500 - £600 per day inside ir35

Security Clearance: SC Cleared

I am recruiting and Infrastructure Engineer with a strong cloud background for a client of mine who are a systems integrator operating within the UK defence sector. The role is based on site in Newport.

The day job

We work a 7.5-hour weekly shift rotation covering a 7am-7pm, Mon-Fri service. This role will require being on-call in 2022 to provide a 24x7 service.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create procedures and undertake knowledge transfer for Cloud Operators in order to allow for resolution of tickets wherever possible
  • Collaborate with the Customer's Development team in order to suggest improvements to the Cloud platform
  • Deployment of code provided by the Customer's Development Team
  • Administration and management using System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Required skills:

  • Experience of Windows/HyperV
  • Extensive Cloud experience or certification in AWS / Azure / GCP
  • Good working knowledge and experience of associated infrastructure engineering tools, techniques, methods
  • Demonstrable experience of working as an Infrastructure Engineer on small or medium sized software engineering projects
  • Infrastructure skills covering administration, fault finding/diagnosis and fix
  • Documentation Skills, with the ability to produce documents for use by an end user, as well as operational procedure documentation for use by service desk
  • Experience of deploying and handling of OpenShift environment
  • Configuring and operating a Cluster