Cloud Engineer

£70,000 | London | Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

IQ Talent Solutions

Cloud Engineer

Acting as a Cloud Engineer and reporting into the Cloud/DevOps Manager you will be responsible for the support and build of the Infrastructure Cloud environment
Working as a Cloud Engineer with a strong systems operational background reacting to monitoring, resolving alerts/incidents and change co-ordination
Performing 24x7 support
Performing infrastructure cloud builds Working with supplier's technical teams governing the service they provide

Job Description/ Responsibilities

· Technical support of the operational service and technical project delivery supporting Business and IT Projects

· Level 2 and Level 3 platform support including reacting to monitoring alerts, fixing incidents, change implementation and co-ordination and managing support queues

· Operational supplier engagement- raising support tickets with Microsoft/ other suppliers and working with them to get operational issues resolved

· Problem analysis, resolution and troubleshooting including engagement with Incident and Problem Management processes

· Operational automation and optimization of the cloud platform

· Being part of the 24x7 on-call shift rota to provide around the clock platform support

· Actively measure performance against metrics, analysing performance and implementing remedial actions where Service targets are not being met

· Establish DevOps tools/practices for cloud infra management at scale - monitoring, logging, configuration management, security

· Infrastructure cloud design, build and configuration

· Building systems using Infrastructure as code framework for provisioning systems

· Working in a continuous integration and continuous delivery model (CI/CD) environment

· Ensuring process compliance at all times, actively taking responsibility for process improvements wherever possible

· Provide meticulous management of IT capacity and improvements

· Integrating backend management systems (ticketing, SIEM) with Azure tooling

· Expand cloud infrastructure knowledge and experience within existing teams

· Being a Technical Lead to the Cloud Engineering team

· Supporting projects and requests on the best approach for cloud technology solutions

Extensive technical knowledge of Azure and preferably Azure certified (70-532, 70-533, 70-534, 70-535).
IaaS, PaaS, Identity, Networking, Security, RBAC, kubernetes, Containers, Databases, App Services, Monitoring, Backup, Site Recovery
Infrastructure Automation and configuration management
Experience of working in a DevOps environment
Knowledge of Azure network resources, including Virtual Networks, Subnets, NSGs etc. of
Experience of Express Route and secure VPN
Experience of creating Firewall change requests
Experience of working with highly available infrastructure
Experience of scripting (Azure ARM, Terraform, JSON, PowerShell)

If this sounds of interest please contact me for more details.

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