Cloud Engineer

Cloud Engineer

Job Title: Cloud Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: 896097_1564048955
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2019 11:02

Job Description

My client, a European leader in digital transformation, is seeking a Cloud Engineer (Automation) to join their Salisbury office working for one of their Ministry of Defence clients. This is an opportunity to develop and maintain automation, including VMware Orchestrator workflows and blueprints.

About the Role:
*Ensure creation of web-based user guides to make services accessible to users and minimise service desk calls and work with architects to produce technical documentation.
*Working with end users and architects advising on best practice for using private cloud to solve problems and translating requirements into designs for automated processes.
*Continuous improvement of support processes, using automation where possible to deliver service efficiently.
*Work closely with end users who, in many cases, are using agile software development and DevOps processes to understand their requirements and workflows and recommend ways to improve efficiency. For this, good customer and communication skills are a must

You will have the following skills:

Essential Skills:
*Knowledge of SQL databases as a developer.
*A high level of competence with VMware vCenter (ideally vCP qualified).
*Thorough understanding of network and storage infrastructure.
*Software development experience, at a minimum developing automation using javascript, Unix shell scripts or powercli.
*A structured approach to solving complex technical problems.
*Good communication skills and customer focus.
*The range of technologies used in delivering the service will evolve so the candidate must be comfortable with constant change and keen to keep their skills up-to-date.

Desirable skills:
*Current DV Clearance
*Similar experience in the Defence sector

Cloud Engineer (Automation)
Location: Salisbury
Salary: £60-70k + car allowance + benefits

The role will require all employees to achieve and maintain DC security clearance without restrictions that will inhibit the individual's ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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