Cloud Engineer - Contract

As part of our continued growth, we are looking for a Cloud Engineer to be part of our successful winning team.
As a Cloud Engineer, you will work as part of our Cloud & Cyber team in the creation, maintenance and development of production environments with a goal of high availability, fault-tolerance and scalable solutions.  You will also be responsible for implementing continuous integration and deployment of code to accelerate development. 
The role will be working with a variety of technologies. This will include AWS, DevOps tools such as Terraform, AWS CDK, Docker, Python, NodeJs, Lambda and cloud tools like CloudWatch.
We expect our team to support the environments while working with development teams to implement solutions, so a good understanding of the software development cycle is preferable.
Key elements of the role include:
  • Develop applications and solutions from technical specifications to the required standard
  • Manage the build and release of software.
  • Operating as a point of escalation both for internal and external stakeholders
  • Pair programming with members of the team and working on problem solutions.
  • Analysing costs and looking for ways to improve customer environments.
  • We run a “you build it, you own it” model, so high quality and fault-tolerant designs are paramount.
  • Lead, direct and mentor team members
  • Work with customers to design and advise on cloud best practice
  • Preferably be AWS certified or be close to certification to Pro or Specialist.