Cloud Platform Engineer / Architect/DevOps

£750 - £800 p day
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cloud Platform Engineer / Architect/DevOps ( Dockers/ Kubernetes) We need a contract Cloud Platform Engineer with Dockers experience for a 6 month contract to start ASAP. Title: Cloud Platform Engineer / Senior Platform Engineer/ Architect/DevOps Location: Berkshire with European travel Rate: £800 pd Start: immediate Duration: 6 months + Must be an EU Citizen Role Purpose: Great opportunity to join a Global Digital Technology team, working on a new Cloud based environment. You will be responsible for the infrastructure build, automation & deployment to deliver a production ready environment that can scale to meet on-going growth. Key to this role is experience of automation, scalability, network architecture, monitoring, management & security in the AWS environment. Duties: * Develop standard application stacks to address common use cases. * Build on the prototype application stacks to deliver a production ready environment that can be scaled to meet future requirements. * Design & implement automation solution for deployment, upgrade & operation of application stacks that can be reused across multiple projects. * Design & implement monitoring solution for application stacks that can be reused across multiple projects. * Work with Security Architecture & Network Architecture functions to ensure application stacks are hardened against malicious attacks. * Work with the Application Development teams & the Digital Technology business to deliver solutions that meet their emerging requirements. * Work with Dev Manager & Operations Teams to develop of Standard Operational Procedures that can be rolled out across the business & to third parties who need to work in our cloud based environments Accountabilities: * Work with the Digital Solutions Architect to design & implement automation, monitoring & management functions for AWS based applications. * Integrate AWS metrics & alerts with existing Enterprise monitoring & management solutions. * Work with application teams to analyse performance requirements & determine correct size of AWS environment for a give use case. * Undertake mentoring & knowledge transfer to develop the Platform Engineering function within the company. * Ensure that the client is driving value from central management of cloud solutions. Skills & Experience required: * Strong AWS Platform Engineering skills in particular Kubernetes/Dockers including containers. * Good communicator able to work with application teams to understand their requirements & explain how these will be met in AWS. * Able to automate complex operational & technical processes using industry standard tools. * In-depth knowledge of cloud environments & typical technology stacks employed in them. * In-depth understanding of Cloud security issues & solutions. * Background in Platform/OS engineering, both Linux & Windows experience is required. For more information on this role please call Laura on ************ or email on *********************** Services advertised by itecopeople are those of an Employment Business
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