My client who are a leading E-commerce platform in the UK are currently looking for a fully remote Senior Cloud Engineer to be part of taking cloud strategy and infrastructure automation to the next level, working closely alongside their development teams. With a hands-on approach, you will identify and drive improvements in performance, reliability, scalability and security for the platform.
Responsibilities: *Work across engineering on defining and implementing best practice *Identify and implement automation improvements within our systems and environments *Assist and guide the design, development, roll-out and deployment of new product features and services to facilitate our rapid iteration and constant growth *Troubleshoot issues across the whole stack - hardware, software, applications and network *Implement and maintain monitoring and metrics to track the behaviour of our platforms and alert relevant teams to issues and opportunities for improvement *Implement and maintain robust security measures for all infrastructure components including monitoring and responding to attacks *Document current and future procedures, configuration and policies *Monitor and plan for capacity upgrades *Mentor or manage less experienced engineers
Required Skills: *Working knowledge of Cloud Architectural Patterns *Strong AWS knowledge, preferably including hands-on experience of AWS ECS or equivalent orchestration service and in-depth experience of AWS IAM *Application deployment strategies and continuous integration across multiple environments *Automation experience with tools such as Chef/Puppet/Terraform/CloudFormation and strong Scripting skills in Python/Powershell or equivalent *Knowledge of security, network, virtualization, load balancer, and storage solutions *Mentoring or managing other engineers
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