Back to Job Search

Job Description

Role Purpose

The AWS Cloud Engineer will fulfil a pivotal role within the IT function, being the technical authority for the Cloud framework whilst remaining hands on as a technical support.

The engineer will lead initiatives and provide technical guidance in order to effectively develop and deploy applications to AWS, maintaining best security practices and IT Infrastructure.

Key Skills & Experience

· Project planning, management and delivery skills within the context of a broader Cloud and/or cyber security program - 3 - 5 years' experience

· IT Management - Several years of combined IT and security experience

· AWS Certifications

· ITIL knowledge

· In-depth configuration management, automation and scripting skills

· Financial services experience is preferable, ideally within a challenger bank or financial technology ('FinTech') organisation

· Experience working within a 'cloud-first' and primarily an outsourced business environment.

· Hands-on public Cloud Computing and Security experience

· Solid knowledge of AWS Cloud architecture principles and practical experience of building Cloud environments

· Strong knowledge of network and security engineering

Key Responsibilities

· Ensure effective security measures of the IT and Cloud environments

· Develop standards, processes, procedures and guidelines for IT and Cloud infrastructure management

· AWS Cloud configuration management and monitoring storage and alerts

· Research and implement new technology to compliment both IT Services operations and a defence-in-depth strategy

· Architect and delivering new environments and services

· Security in the Software Development and Release Lifecycle

· Ensure secure and dependable connectivity to services

· Incident response

· Backup and Disaster Recovery

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.