Cloud Infrastructure Architect

Recruiter
Revere Digital Recruitment
Location
Guildford
Salary
From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a rapidly expanding technology company in Guildford who require a Cloud Infrastructure Architect to join their rapidly expanding technical team.

Our client has a great USP within their niche which results in a global product used by millions every day.

As a Cloud Infrastructure Architect your main task will be to manage development / production environments. You will be the leading person behind continuous delivery systems ensuring the technology shipped out is at the highest possible standard. The team you will be in charge of consists of 5 technical staff.

At this very moment in time you will be in charge of 36 or so virtual machines but as demand grows, this will scale up to thousands in the coming years. You will have full ownership over build and release.

Here is some of the tech we expect you to be familiar with for thisCloud Infrastructure Architect :

Cloud environment deployments (Terraform, Azure, CentOS 7/SE Linux, Chef)Application performance monitoring (Prometheus, Grafana)Continuous integration and delivery (Jenkins), across desktop, mobile and cloud platforms Automated testing (Unit and Acceptance tests – xUnit / Cucumber / Calabash / Test Kitchen)Active participation in company Security Working GroupDevOps and Agile toolchain – Jira / Confluence, Mocha, Chai, Istambul, SinonElasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana

Other skills useful to Cloud Infrastructure Architect this role:

Continuously evolving as a technology guru A degree relevant to role Able to work in agile environment Passion for automation and integration Able to lead a team Good troubleshooting skills

Skills which are beneficial but no means mandatory to this Cloud Infrastructure Architect:

Experience with Chef and TerraformFamiliarity with the Azure cloud or AWSCommercial software engineer experience (NodeJS/Typescript preferable, but any language)Test Driven Development experienceAbility to review code and make suggestions to improve software qualityReport generation experience across application performance, business metrics and infrastructure costMentoring skillsExperience working with a distributed team

Revere Digital Recruitment are acting as a employment agency in regards to this Cloud Infrastructure Architect role.

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