3rd Line Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Our client is looking for a 3rd Line Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to be responsible for all physical and virtual server infrastructure as well as cloud administration, including management of core applications on premise and hosted in Public Cloud.

They will play a key role in current and future systems development providing input into technical architecture and working with both internal and external customers in the delivery of new Services and Technologies.

The role integrates closely with DevOps functions focusing on automated and highly repeatable system and environment orchestration solutions aiding accelerated product development whilst maintaining high quality levels.

This is a technical role.


The responsibilities include;



  • Manage a range of Physical, Virtual server technologies including Co-located, Private and Public Cloud as required to meet targeted Service Level agreements

  • Ensure internal and external applications and associated infrastructure are functioning correctly, by undertaking proactive monitoring and analysis, resolving problems and escalating as appropriate.

  • Investigate user requirements for application and infrastructure changes, design and implement appropriate solutions

  • Regularly analyse systems to ensure that they are capable for future planned capacity and functionality.

  • Support IT Development processes in the provision of new of improved products and services.

  • Conduct development and implementation tasks for systems including project planning, analysis, designing, programming, testing and debugging

  • Provide 3rd Line infrastructure support as required

  • On-call after 12 months


The right candidate will have proven experience of the below;



  • Extensive experience in a technical support and implementation role, providing 3rd level support in a similar field

  • Proven experience in design and administration of web platform technologies.

    i.e.

    .NET, IIS, Apache, Nginx, Java, etc.

  • Experience of programming or scripting languages (Python, Go, Bash, Powershell)

  • Experience in Security Hardening

  • VMWare ESX Administration skills, Azure IAAS Administration

  • Ability to understand user requirements and translate into technical solutions

  • High Availability / Fault tolerance /Software Load balancing strategies/Hardware infrastructure fault tolerance experience

  • Experience with Azure, Amazon Web service or Google Compute Cloud

  • Understanding of Hybrid Cloud solutions

  • Desirable Qualifications:


    • Microsoft MCSA Azure Cloud

    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

    • VMWare VCP



Great business for career development! Please apply with your Word CV for more details



Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position.



No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.


Bowerford Associates Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.




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