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Senior Cloud Engineer (25627)

to £90,000 DoE

Work on the development of medical healthcare data platforms in the Cloud

The current work environment has shown the importance of networks and remote access, and this has highlighted the key skills and experience of a Senior Cloud Engineer. Gone are the days that only an internet behemoth would employ a Senior Cloud Engineer, with a new market opening up for smaller, nimbler companies.

Our client is one such company - a young start-up with ambitions being supported by international funding. They seek a highly experienced Senior Cloud Engineer to take the lead on projects and contribute to the overall direction of their cloud infrastructure on AWS. The importance to them is the ability to scale whilst keeping their platform grounded with a robust security features as their value is in the sensitivity of the medical health data they are processing.


  • Strong demonstrable background in computer science, software systems and cloud architecture.
  • Extensive experience with modern DevOps tools based on AWS (including CloudFormation, Boto, as well as Ansible, Puppet, Chef and Salt).
  • Experience developing Cloud tools in Python, C++, Java or similar.

This company is looking for the best, and is keen to take on a seasoned Cloud Engineer veteran armed with a wealth of knowledge and an enviable career history to join them and take on this new challenge. Their ideal person will have significant start-up experience and be mindful of how to implement new technology quickly.

In return, the company is looking to reward well in order to attract the best. Remote interviewing is being conducted.

Keywords: AWS Cloud, DevOps, Security, Agile, Start-up, Python / C++

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