This is a new opportunity for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to join a team of dedicated IT professionals delivering new and exciting IT systems into the Defence environment. This role is suitable for an experienced engineer with a strong technical background in server and cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, GCP). Working under the direction of Senior Engineers and Architects, the candidate will:
Proactively work with solution architects and senior engineers to aid in the production of (and/or contributions to) proposal for work (preparation/justification of work programmes/plans/resource estimates)
Lead tasks to ensure delivered solution follows defined design process
Work with the technical management team to identify resources required for the task and provide regular progress updates.
Work within small to medium sized teams and direct the tasks of more junior engineers, whilst bringing their experience of cloud technologies into the team and ensuring technical standards.
Uphold quality and deliver solutions to budget and time constraints.
Ensure delivered solutions are fully documented to a high standard.
The candidate must be organized and have exceptional time and personal management
Have sound technical knowledge and experience across multiple platforms and technologies
The Fit: The successful candidate will have:
Demonstrable in-depth experience of designing and building with cloud solutions
Demonstrable knowledge and application of cloud automation tools
A sound technical understanding of IT concepts, including networking, IDAM, security etc
Experience in deploying and supporting enterprise infrastructure services including directory, messaging, back-up and storage
Experience of systems integration, with appreciation of networking requirements for a server infrastructure.
Knowledge of MOD or agency standards for security would be desirable.
Above all, a desire to learn new skills and motivation to be at the forefront of cloud related technology is paramount.