Cloud Engineer

  • Job Reference: 22002036_1533114764
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Düsseldorf
  • Salary: £500 to £650 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Expenses
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 26 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Cloud Engineer (Cisco ACI)

Germany (Düsseldorf or Ratingen)

Role purpose:

  • Work dedicated in a team, close to the Product Owner (within the product line) following the Agile methodology to transform the Network DC infrastructure and build the SDN evolution
  • The Cloud Infrastructure & Network Engineer is responsible for delivering, maintaining, and optimising Cloud Platforms and related infrastructure, network, database, and middleware capabilities to support and enable the development and operations of Cloud modules and solutions
  • This role is responsible for reviewing Cloud solution designs, understanding their impact on the associated infrastructure, network and ensuring the availability of supporting and enabling infrastructure from internal (local and/or global DCs) and external service providers
  • This role is responsible for monitoring, maintaining, and supporting the operational capacity, availability, and performance of the Cloud solutions against SLAs from a level two and level three support perspective
  • This role is responsible for providing Cloud platform and infrastructure/network-related level two and level three incident and problem management

Key accountabilities:

  • Work with Private and Public Cloud service providers to forecast and right-size long-term capacity and performance requirements, iterating regularly
  • Design and implement on-site supporting platform/infrastructure/network and tooling for software module development, orchestration and operations
  • Design and implement on-site supporting database and middleware capabilities to support software module development and operations
  • Monitor and maintain Platform/infrastructure/network performance, capacity and availability, providing 2nd and 3rd level of support for the resolution of infrastructure-related incidents and problems

Must have technical/professional qualifications:

  • Master's or Bachelor's Degree or technical institute certificate in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field
  • 5+ years of work experience in designing, developing, deploying and / or administering infrastructure solutions at the expert certification level
  • Experience of current and emerging virtualization, infrastructure, and cloud and containers technologies and architectures, such as Windows, LinUX/UI, AWS, Azure, Openstack, Docker etc.
  • Experience of configuration management and automation with the following tools Puppet, Ansible, Jenkins, GIT (must ALL)
  • Experience working with programming and scripting languages (Python is a must)
  • Experience working closely with agile methodologies, such as Scrum, XP, and with teams leveraging DevOps and Continuous Delivery / Integration
  • Professional experience and knowledge of the Telecommunications industry preferred

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