Cloud Engineer

Location: Nationwide

Job Description

Are you a driven and highly motivated Cloud Engineer looking to join an exciting and dynamic company?

We are currently recruiting for an individual who is ready for their next opportunity to become a team member of our DevOps Team, as one of our Cloud Engineers. We are looking for someone who will take responsibility of managing, supporting, and optimising the Node4 DevOps platform ensuring security, scalability, performance, and reliability across the stack.

The role will also require you to hold and maintain the following qualifications:

CKA (Certified Kubernetes Administrator), or equivalent

Key Responsibilities

  • Architect, manage and support the multi-site Node4 container orchestration environment (currently Kubernetes)
  • Implement monitoring, alerting, and reporting
  • Operation and maintenance of an enterprise grade Kubernetes environment, deploying and monitoring micro-services using Helm
  • Monitoring and continually improving platform performance, functionality, and availability
  • Operation and maintenance of deployed technologies such as SQL, Mongo, Redis & RabbitMQ
  • Review upcoming technology to establish new tech and operating practices to future proof the DevOps environment
  • Implementing automated testing tools, specifically software and systems testing tools
  • Develop good working relationships across all departments

Essential Skills

  • Containerisation & associated management (Kubernetes, Helm, Rancher, Docker, Rancher)
  • Orchestration & Automation (Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins)
  • Cloud and virtualisation (Openstack, VMWare, Azure)
  • Infrastructure (MongoDB, Redis)
  • Monitoring and reporting (Grafana, Prometheus, Zabbix, ELK Stack)
  • Good Linux and Windows o/s skills
  • Strong scripting skills
  • Have excellent communication skills (verbal, written and face-to-face)
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of Node4 solutions
  • Have excellent writing skills
  • You must have exceptional attention to detail
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced and energetic environment
  • Interest in Technology and Business
  • A positive can-do attitude