GCP DevOps engineer -

England, West Midlands

Job description

GCP DevOps engineer -


Job Description

I am working with a leading Ecommerce business who are ramping up their GCP platform team & are now hiring for a Senior GCP DevOPs engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to support a growing business who have GCP at the forefront of thier business & their growth relies on the success of their platform.

This is a fully remote role that would attract a DevOps engineer with at least 2 years GCP experience.

Role & Responsibilities
  • Become a trusted advisor to customers by having a thorough understanding of their technical challenges and the relevant GCP technologies, patterns and practices to address them.
  • Design highly available, cloud native platforms.
  • Advise customers on modern software and architecture techniques such as 12 factor, microservices and serverless
  • Develop internal tooling for the wider Platform Team, that can help us to do more, and be more effective
  • Work with customers and our Pre-sales Team to translate requirements into technical designs and follow this through to delivery of the solution
  • Work with the clients Architecture Team to support the development of Go-To-Market strategies
  • Keep abreast of technology developments ensuring the clients business remains ahead of the technology curve.
  • Represent client externally with Google and more widely in the market. We can shape this to your skills, e.g. technical writing, or presenting at events, etc.

Skills & Qualifications
  • Extensive hands-on experience with at least one major cloud provider (GCP, AWS, Azure).
  • Extensive hands-on experience with Docker and Kubernetes in a production setting.
  • Proven experience in a cloud focused delivery role (DevOps or Software Development).
  • You're proactive and you like to solve problems. You want to get involved and make things happen, ensuring the best outcomes for your team, the business and our customers.
  • Previous experience in a consultancy or professional services role.
  • Solid knowledge of cloud architecture principles and highly available systems
  • Understanding of application development, delivery and infrastructure automation.
  • Comfortable writing production software in at least one general-purpose programming language (Python, Go, JavaScript, Java, C++).

  • Attractive salary
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Remote working
  • Certifications & training