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Cloud Engineer

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 16th January
Location: Manchester
Salary Notes: Negotiable
Type: Contract
Start Date: 03/02/2020

Cloud Engineer - Manchester - 3 months+

Our client, a leading Software Company based in the North West are currently looking for a number of Cloud Engineer's due to an increase in project work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with Cloud architects and Engineers to build on-time, high quality customer solutions, through migration projects and Professional Services engagements
  • Partake in client meetings and workshops
  • Produce structured, clear and accurate technical documentation
  • Provide assistance to the Cloud support desk in resolving customer issues
  • Work closely with the support teams to ensure that solutions can be managed in a scalable, automated way

What we'd like you to have

  • Knowledge of Microsoft applications and services (Windows Server, SQL, IIS, AD, .NET, Powershell)
  • Knowledge of AWS technologies and services
  • Knowledge of at least one open-source technology and services (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Bash)
  • Knowledge of DevOps tools and frameworks (e.g. Code repositories, Automation [Infrastructure as code / scripting languages] CI/CD tools etc.)
  • Orchestration and automation of maintenance and support operations to reduce manual processes wherever feasible
  • The ability to diagnose support issues and work under pressure to resolve issues in the quickest possible time to minimize any impact to customers
  • Maintain and develop knowledge and skills in AWS and Microsoft services
  • Knowledge of networking and WAN technology as well as an understanding of cloud-based networking including SDN, virtual routing and virtual firewall management
  • Knowledge of security within a hosting environment including hardening of customer solutions in order to minimise risks to the customer
  • To be able to react in a calm and professional manner when faced with unexpected challenges

If this position looks interesting and you would like to find out more, please do not hesitate to contact me asap.

Contact Name: Thomas Emin
Reference: TJ/3086/TE16/01/2020_1579200626
Job ID: 2783488

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