Senior Cloud Engineer - Fully Remote

Posted 27 September 2021
Salary£85000 - £100000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Contact NameSam Fullman

Job description

Senior Cloud Engineer - AWS - Fully Remote

My client who are a leading ecommerce platform in the UK are currently looking for a fully remote Senior Cloud Engineer to be part of taking cloud strategy and infrastructure automation to the next level, working closely alongside their development teams. With a hands-on approach, you will identify and drive improvements in performance, reliability, scalability and security for the platform.

*Work across engineering on defining and implementing best practice
*Identify and implement automation improvements within our systems and environments
*Assist and guide the design, development, roll-out and deployment of new product features and services to facilitate our rapid iteration and constant growth
*Troubleshoot issues across the whole stack - hardware, software, applications and network
*Implement and maintain monitoring and metrics to track the behaviour of our platforms and alert relevant teams to issues and opportunities for improvement
*Implement and maintain robust security measures for all infrastructure components including monitoring and responding to attacks
*Document current and future procedures, configuration and policies
*Monitor and plan for capacity upgrades
*Mentor or manage less experienced engineers

Required Skills:
*Working knowledge of Cloud Architectural Patterns
*Strong AWS knowledge, preferably including hands-on experience of AWS ECS or equivalent orchestration service and in-depth experience of AWS IAM
*Application deployment strategies and continuous integration across multiple environments
*Automation experience with tools such as Chef/Puppet/Terraform/CloudFormation and strong scripting skills in Python/Powershell or equivalent
*Knowledge of security, network, virtualization, load balancer, and storage solutions
*Mentoring or managing other engineers

If you have the required skills above please send your CV across to