Cloud Platform Engineer | £45-£65K Benefits

Recruiter
Recruitment Revolution.com Ltd
Location
Newbury
Salary
From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum DOE + Benefits + Share options
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cloud Platform Engineer (Linux) - Infrastructure, Operations or Software Background
Newbury, Berkshire
£45,000 to £65,000 depending on experience + Company Benefits Package + Share Options

++ Are you a Linux or system engineer or developer who is hungry to continually learn new skills? Would you like to join a small and agile organisation working on cutting edge projects? ++


We are a dynamic and growing Cloud Services business. The company has been established for over 17 years and in the last five years we have developed our own Cloud Platform based on OpenStack and now are the sole Cloud suppliers to a British Overseas Territory.

Our Cloud Platform is further enhanced by our patented Secure Trusted Computing technology developed with the University of Oxford. Working with the developers the Cloud Platform Engineer will be responsible for integrating this new technology into the existing Cloud Platform and greatly enhancing the solutions we can offer our growing customer base. You will report directly to the Managing Director.

You will be a self-starter who enjoys full autonomy to develop yourself and the technologies you use, enjoys collaboration and learning, and taking a project, designing it, and delivering it to a high standard.

You will define and deliver cloud architectures with a focus on automation, designing and delivering cloud services in an agile, scalable manner.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Deliver and support secure, performant and scalable cloud platforms
+ Design and build awesome new features to support our customers
+ Develop and build code to maintain production systems
+ Be excited to work with Open Source technologies and become part of the Open Source community

Cloud Platform Engineer Essential Requirements:

+ Either Infrastructure, Operations or Software Engineering experience, whichever it is you must have an interest in the others and want to learn!
+ Experience and interest in working within a fast-paced agile delivery environment
+ Strong experience of Linux (any distribution) Operating Systems
+ Intermediate Python would be ideal OR knowledge of cloud technologies (OpenStack)
+ Understanding of Continuous Integration, Deployment and pipelines (CI/CD/TDD)
+ Great communications skills
+ Evidence of your desire to learn and ability to work autonomously
+ Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Desirable Requirements:

+ Experience of working with OpenStack based platforms
+ Experience working with a container orchestration platform such as Kubernetes
+ Familiarity with configuration management tools such as SaltStack or Ansible
+ Proven track record of implementing cloud services and environments using automation technologies
+ Experience of Software Driven Networking platforms such as OpenContrail
+ Experience in contributing to Open Source projects
+ Experience in designing, implementing, operating and troubleshooting IP-based data networks (LAN/WAN)
+ Ability to lead and oversee technical aspects of deploying new infrastructure or executing platform upgrades/enhancements in a production environment. Designing and implementing benchmarks to test performance of new servers and configuration settings.

Benefits:

+ Competitive salary commensurate with experience
+ 25 days holiday per year rising to 30
+ Contributory pension
+ Share option scheme
+ The chance to be part of an exciting, growing company with a fantastic team.

You may have worked in the following capacities:
DevOps Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, Software Engineer, Open-Stack Engineer, Linux Systems Engineer, DevOps Manager.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

...But first a little formality. By applying you implicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please email team [at] recruitmentrevolution.com quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.


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