Cloud Project Engineer

Newcastle upon Tyne
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is an exciting technology start-up based in Newcastle. Due to growth and expansion they are looking to recruit an experienced Cloud Project Engineer.

We are looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for both technical and client facing work. The successful candidate will be forward thinking with a positive, high energy approach to all tasks. They will thrive whilst working in a challenging and fast paced environment.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing and deploying innovative Cloud-based services for customers in the automotive industry.
  • Dealing with technical and client facing work.
  • Extensive knowledge on scalable services on cloud architectures ensuring reliability and speed across multiple platforms.
  • Working directly with non-technical customers.
  • Administration of a virtualised cloud infrastructure and platform.
  • Dealing with customers located around the world whilst delivering the highest quality service.

Understanding of web technologies such as:

  • Server OS (Linux, Windows Server 2012),
  • Web security (WAF/Layer7, SSL),
  • Server Coding (NodeJS, CherryPy),
  • Proxies(Nginx, HAProxy),
  • Cloud Platform Providers (AWS, Azure, GCE),
  • SQL, NoSQL (MongoDB),
  • Client coding (HTML5, JavaScript, CSS)

General programming skills preferable.

AWS Certification preferred.

You will be commercially experienced with a passion for building innovative features and working with the very latest technologies.

Knowledge of virtualisation, preferably GPU virtualisation.

Degree educated in relevant discipline.

Proven ability to work collaboratively within a small team to overcome challenges and maximise business potential.

Salary £40-45k