Linux Cloud Engineer

Vocative Consulting Ltd
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity to join a SaaS vendor as a Linux Cloud Engineer, part of their Service Operations team delivering and supporting mission critical customer solutions to thousands of subscribers across the globe.

Day to day you will be responsible for administration and platform engineering on their cloud platform, applications and monitoring. You will work across both private and public cloud environments. Strong communication skills are essential as you will be working directly with customers to ensure delivery targets are met.

You will need strong Linux experience (RedHat or CentOS ideally) as well as experience with configuration management tools (Ansible or Terraform) and monitoring and configuration tools. CI/CD experience with Jenkins is critical and ideally you will have scripting experience in Perl, Ruby or Python. Skills in other relevant tools such as Git and automation skills will be highly regarded.

The role offers the right candidate the chance to play a key role in service delivery and the opportunity to work with both private cloud infrastructure as well as AWS public cloud technologies. Previous AWS experience would be useful but isn't essential. You will be working with cutting edge technologies including EC2, S3, Autoscaling, and a full toolset including ElasticSearch, Kibana, Ansible, Terraform. Working in a successful and growing company you will be responsible for the growth and development of the platform. You will be a key part of the team delivering technology upgrades and improvements and will play an important part in the ongoing success of the company.

This is a permanent role based in Newbury.

For more details please contact Justin Sleep for a detailed discussion.

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