Cloud Engineer

Recruiter
Pontoon
Location
England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
01 Oct 2019
Closes
29 Oct 2019
Ref
RH-CE-1
Contact
Ryan Heath
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title Cloud Engineer

Business Area: Cloud Infrastructure Services

Location: UK Wide

Reporting to: Head of Cloud & Edge SME Group

Working Pattern: Full Time

Who you'll be working with

Due to significant growth created by an ever-increasing client demand, we are looking to further bolster the team by recruiting a talented Cloud Subject Matter Expert. You will be a part of the Capgemini Cloud & Edge Projects and Consulting Practice that is primarily responsible for providing client centric Cloud, End User/Productivity and IoT services.

The focus of your role

You will be accountable for assisting clients in designing and implementing cloud ambitions (public and private) as part of their IT supply portfolio. You will have a wealth of exposure in projects that exploit public cloud services and you will be capable of engaging on customer projects covering the design and implementation of cloud related projects on their platform of expertise.

As the Cloud Engineer, you will

  • Enable our customer's journey to leverage cloud and implement a hybrid cloud model
  • Engage closely with clients, partners and other business units to design and implement innovative and competitive solutions for new and existing clients
  • Have the ability to work as part of a pre-sales team in the proposal stage and then engage in the delivery of the cloud transformation project covering the design and implementation phases of the project before handing over to support and operations teams
  • Support the Cloud Architects with specific knowledge of the platform of expertise as well as being the point of information for the whole Capgemini population on his/her platform of expertise.

What you'll bring

  • Deep expert knowledge of either designing & implementing AWS or Azure platform features and capabilities
  • Strong and demonstrable experience of migrating workloads to cloud platforms
  • AWS or Microsoft Azure Certification or working towards Certification
  • Some knowledge of automated provisioning and DevOps tooling, such as:


Collaboration Tools

Confluence

Jira

Slack


Multi-Node Configuration Tools

Puppet

Saltstack

Ansible


Administration and Scripting

Python

Jscript

Powershell


Bash

Ruby

JSON


Orchestration & Automation Tools

Terraform

Cloud Formation

Packer


CI/CD Tools

Jenkins

Bamboo

GoCD


Monitoring Tools

Nagios

Zabbix

SiteScope


Source Control Systems

Bitbucket

Mecurial

Perforce


Automation Testing tools

Selenium

JMeter


Container Technologies

Docker

Kubernetes

Openshift

  • Good understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions and experienced in integrating public cloud into traditional hosting/delivery environments
  • Experience with application and infrastructure management and monitoring tools
  • Background covering infrastructure components like Networking, Server platforms, storage, application structure (2-tier, 3-tier), Identity, Security (Encryption, PKI), load balancing
  • Good working knowledge of processes and procedures (like ITIL)
  • Strong client-facing skills with excellent communication capabilities
  • Ability to work effectively in pressurised situations and can be relied upon to deliver, irrespective of circumstances

PLEASE NOTE: Ability to obtain security clearance is essential for this role

What we'll offer you

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It's all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

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