Senior Cloud Engineer

Senior Cloud Engineer

Job Title: Senior Cloud Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Salary: £475 - £500 per day + £negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896522_1576578343
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 17, 2019 10:25

Job Description

Our client is a world leader in the provision and integration of cutting-edge technology, primarily specialist vehicles and systems to the Defence and Security sectors.

They are currently seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer role to join the team in Rotherham on a contract basis.

The Senior Cloud Engineer will be responsible for management of the Cloud Infrastructure, strategic planning and identification of key projects, leading analysis, design, and implementation of complex system solutions at an enterprise level including migration of all solutions to the AWS Cloud.

The Senior Cloud Engineer requires an understanding of all aspects of the programme, from both a business and technical point for view. You will be well-versed in the migration of large-scale systems and have proven experience in migrating and optimizing services within the AWS platform including solutions built on Oracle, Java, ActiveMQ, Red Hat Linux, Microsoft Windows, EMC Storage. This is a client facing role working with internal teams based in both the UK and US.

The Senior Cloud Engineer will offer deep subject matter expertise and act as a final escalation point providing hands-on resolution of all technical incidents and problems, across all programmes/contracts.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level (ideally masters) in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or will have an equivalent combination of education and technical training experience.

You will have demonstrable experience of having designed and implemented Enterprise IT service delivery, including solid proven experience of migrating Linux based architecture to AWS Cloud, including:
*Experience of Backups, Replication & Encryption technologies
*Experience in migration which may include installation, configuration, administration and maintenance of Redhat Linux.
*Specific migration and build experience with:
oRedhat Linux, NTP, DNS, LDAP, Kickstart, SMTP
*Preferred administration experience with J2EE application servers and VMWare.
*Experience in migrating, building and maintaining scalable, highly available web application infrastructure.
*Experience integrating Linux with network attached storage.

You will have a strong technology design, install, configure and maintenance background in one or more of:
oJava Application Servers, Oracle Database, Redhat Linux, VMWare ESX, EMC Storage

Senior Cloud Engineer
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Circa £500 per day

Key Skills: Cloud Engineer, Linux, Architecture, Migration, AWS, Backups, Replication, Encryption, Redhat, J2EE, VMWare, Network, Storage.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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 CONTRACT position

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