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CloudOps Engineer - Belfast

Digital & IT - Digital & IT
Ref: 2447 Date Posted: Monday 17 Jun 2019
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Cloud Ops Engineer

Do you have around 2 years’ experience working in cloud environments such as Amazon EC2 or Azure?  Do you have strong scripting skills?

This Cloud Ops job is based in Belfast city centre and comes with a competitive salary. This includes a 5% contributory pension, health care, clear career progression opportunities and the chance to be a part of a global team.

Who is the company?

My client provides an end-to-end product innovation platform for retailers and suppliers that simplifies the product creation and delivery process to bring great products to market faster, more efficiently, and at higher margins. It combines digital B2B Marketplace, Product Lifecycle Management, Sourcing, Purchase Order, Global Trade Management, and Sales Order into one interface. Some of their key customers include America Eagle and Adidas. They have a growing number of customers in Asia and Europe and have set up an office in Belfast to help service these customers. They have plans to recruit 75 people over the next 4 years. 

The bulk of these new jobs will focus on software development and engineering. The plan is to test and develop new products for the existing platform. They are experts in “to scale investments”. This basically means they don’t plan to set up an office for the short term. This is a business that has been established for 17 years and they set up global locations with the long term in mind. Recently, they set up an office in India which has now 75 people on board. Their other offices include Atlanta, Boston, London, and Hong Kong.

What does the job involve?

We are looking for an experienced Cloud Ops Engineer who can improve the performance and reliability of my client’s cloud platforms. You will ensure customer success by provisioning their environments following best practices. You will also monitor and manage applications, databases, and web servers to proactively predict and prevent impending issues and maintain 24/7/365 Service Availability. Daily, you will execute and backup and maintenance procedures and oversee any application and infrastructure deployment.

What are the essential skills?

To be considered for this Cloud Ops job you must have at least 2+ years systems administrating cloud environments such as Amazon EC2 and Azure. You will be adept with the use of Apache Server, Tomcat, Solr administration and performance tuning. Deploying and managing databases such as Oracle, Postgres, SQL Server will also be apart of this job. You will need prior experience in managing 24/7/365 cloud applications. Strong scripting skills are essential.

If the above sounds interesting, send me an updated CV and we’ll start the conversation. Gareth(at) or give me a call/text/WhatsApp for more information: 07789 886 539.