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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer - Inside IR35 | Ref: PIP0004898

Job Description

Note: Candidate must be willing and eligible to undergo SC Clearance from day 1 of starting the role) Are you an experienced Infrastructure Engineer with a strong cloud background especially around Microsoft Azure? Are you looking a new contract? If so PSR would like to speak to you! Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you've never met and solve problems you didn't even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we're here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of public sector roles. As a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer your main responsibilities would be: + Working in a cross-functional delivery team to utilise cloud technologies effectively + Working collaboratively with other specialist engineers to accelerate delivery + Applying a continuous improvement mindset and exploring innovation opportunities in cloud technologies, using a fail-fast approach + Applying agreed security standards to all work and ensuring required security requirements are achieved + Sharing knowledge and expertise to enable all members of the team to work in an automated, repeatable fashion + Creating and encouraging infrastructure-as-code as part of project delivery + Designing and implementing cloud governance strategies to ensure our cloud estate is effectively managed + Supporting and continual improvement of deployed cloud technologies + Integration of cloud solutions with new or existing logging and monitoring technologies + Provide technical consultancy, expertise and advice to all managers and teams within IT + Drive your own self-development aligned with the organisations' IT strategy + Identify opportunities to develop more efficient business and IT solutions + Pro-actively apply HMG IA technical security controls according to ISO 27001 & the Security Policy Framework (SPF) + Promote and display the IPO and Civil Service Values

Candidate Description

You'll have relevant experience in: + Experience with cloud providers such as Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud + Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code approaches to managing cloud resources specifically Terraform + Experience of working within agile teams for rapid delivery + Understanding of security in cloud + Understanding of appropriate governance for rapid delivery and support on cloud + Experience with modern delivery models such as Scrum and Agile + Experience of monitoring and logging tools such as Dynatrace, VMWare Log Insight, ELK stack Desirable experience: + Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and OpenShift + Influencing, both inside an IT department, and across the organisation + Understanding of DevOps principles and experience of working in a DevOps environment + Experience with CI/CD pipeline automation tools such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins + Experience of working in an ITIL environment, including knowledge of ITSM processes + Understanding of cloud networking and connectivity.