Cloud Engineer (AWS)

  • Job Reference: 395866327-2
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Eames Consulting Group Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP

Job Description

Role Purpose

The AWS Cloud Engineer will fulfil a pivotal role within the IT function, being the technical authority for the Cloud framework whilst remaining hands on as a technical support.

The engineer will lead initiatives and provide technical guidance in order to effectively develop and deploy applications to AWS, maintaining best security practices and IT Infrastructure.

Key Skills & Experience

Project planning, management and delivery skills within the context of a broader Cloud and/or cyber security program - 3 - 5 years' experience

IT Management - Several years of combined IT and security experience

AWS Certifications

ITIL knowledge

In-depth configuration management, automation and Scripting skills

Financial services experience is preferable, ideally within a challenger bank or financial technology ('FinTech') organisation

Experience working within a 'cloud-first' and primarily an outsourced business environment.

Hands-on public Cloud Computing and Security experience

Solid knowledge of AWS Cloud architecture principles and practical experience of building Cloud environments

Strong knowledge of network and security engineering

Key Responsibilities

Ensure effective security measures of the IT and Cloud environments

Develop standards, processes, procedures and guidelines for IT and Cloud infrastructure management

AWS Cloud configuration management and monitoring storage and alerts

Research and implement new technology to compliment both IT Services operations and a defence-in-depth strategy

Architect and delivering new environments and services

Security in the Software Development and Release Lifecycle

Ensure secure and dependable connectivity to services

Incident response

Backup and Disaster Recovery

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.