Cloud Engineer - AWS, Azure, Microsoft

Proactive Technical Recruitment
£50k - £63k pa + bonus, excellent benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Cloud Engineer to join an exciting software house in the heart of the tech hub in Cambridge. This outfit is committed to building and maintaining their technology lead on a global scale. They have experienced tremendous growth over the last 12 months and currently work with over 70 companies globally.

The tools run complex and computationally-demanding mathematical models to predict the behaviour of industry processes. The emphasis is on developing robust, highly optimised and scalable solutions offering flexibility across desktop, web, mobile and programmatic interfaces.

You will be the go to person for all things cloud related. As the Cloud Engineer, you will work as part of an Agile team, with responsibilities including

- Researching and implementing application hosting solutions within private and public clouds
- Designing and maintaining work-flows for efficient configuration and delivery of software packages
- Developing tools to monitor system stability and ensure resilience and performance


- Experience of Windows Systems Administration
- Experience of managing Microsoft Active Directory
- Experience of scripting/automation languages such as PowerShell
- Solid understanding of security best practice
- Proven ability to troubleshoot platform and infrastructure problems
- Good verbal and written communication skills


- Experience of deploying and managing applications on a public cloud provider such as Windows Azure or Amazon Web Services
- Experience of managing and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server
- Working knowledge of Microsoft IIS
- Experience with Microsoft Hyper-V
- Experience of using Microsoft DSC
- Experience of configuring services relating to SSO
- Experience of creating/maintaining application monitoring services
- Working knowledge of Microsoft .NET, Python or other programming languages
- Experience of working as part of an Agile team

Full spec available, please send your CV today for consideration to Nick Downham - *********************************

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