Principal Cloud Engineer - Digital

London (Greater)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Cloud Engineer - Digital

Playing a leading role in increasing the pace of change and development, you’ll relish your role as Principal Cloud Engineer - Digital in the brand new Sainsbury’s Data & Analytics Centre of Excellence. Right now, we’re making big investments in personnel and tech so we can get the most from our wealth of customer, colleague and commercial data. Across a host of bold projects, we’re seeking to change the game in retail and deliver more than ever for our customers.

As Principal Cloud Engineer - Digital, you’ll bring a passion for automation. A pivotal member of a growing team, you will help to shape an exciting future for our business applications. You’ll explore new ways of improving platform stability while protecting services and increasing business value. Ensuring the scalability, reliability, security and efficiency of our systems, you’ll take a hands-on, highly technical approach. As well as designing and building large scale distributed systems, you’ll help to define processes and standards, and mentor other members of the team. You’ll be recognised as a subject matter expert on at least one application. In return for the difference you make, we’ll reward you with all kinds of development opportunities.

So what are we looking for? A highly experienced systems engineer, you have an impressively detailed understanding of Linux and Microsoft operating systems. You are an expert in delivering infrastructure, platform and software as a service solutions using public cloud services and open source tech. Proven experience in Ruby, Python, Go or Shell programming is also vital. Crucially, you are confident working independently to make a difference and coaching others to do the same.

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