Ref: 220721SMJFI_1626943274

AWS DevOps Engineer

England, Greater Manchester

  • 55000 to 65000 GBP
  • DevOps Role
  • Skills: AWS DevOps Engineer, AWS, CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, Ansible
  • Level: Mid-level

Job description

AWS DevOps Engineer


DevOps Engineer - Manchester or Remote

£55,000 - £70,000 DOE + benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK's largest managed service and cloud service providers, who have just received huge investment from a private equity firm to enable their rapid expansion in their Public Cloud offerings.

The ideal candidate with have good hands on experience within AWS and associated DevOps tooling, with a solid background in fully automated cloud infrastructure and CI/CD application pipelines alongside hands on demonstrable experience with Infrastructure as Code.

Role & Responsibilities

* Develop a broad knowledge of how applications and services are constructed using services within the AWS Ecosystem
* Build and deploy projects from customers using best practices and internally designed solutions
* Define implementation architectures and own the success of specific implementation projects
* Be a point of contact for support escalations within AWS
* Develop high quality, enterprise-scale IT systems or software projects
* Conduct thorough product testing for new technologies

Skills & Experience

* A proven track record of delivering and supporting production systems at scale with AWS
* Expertise in CI/CD automation; experience in AWS CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and Code Pipeline is desirable
* Significant experience in AWS Cloud Architecture and Design
* A good understanding of application, server, network security, and compliance requirements
* Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work efficiently across internal and external organisations
* Good knowledge of Cloud VM and Server technologies, including service management across a hybrid-cloud environment
* Linux or Windows system administration, scripting, and automation skills
* Excellent troubleshooting skills
* Excellent documentation and reporting techniques
* Experience in writing Infrastructure as Code - Terraform preferred or CloudFormation
* Common DevOps tooling skills e.g. Ansible or Git
* Professional Experience with at least one popular programming language e.g. Python, NodeJS, or Java
* Experience with a wide range of AWS Services such as RDS, EC2, Elasticache, CloudFront, Autoscaling, or Lambda

If you would like to hear more please apply below with your CV