Lead Infrastructure Engineer (AWS)

  • Job Reference: KL/LeadInfraAWS
  • Date Posted: 22 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Eutopia Solutions Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Flexible Working Offered
  • Sector: All Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Lead Infrastructure Engineer (AWS) up to £70,000 - London but flexible working offered

Our client is driving a progressive modernisation agenda across its entire enterprise architecture. At the heart of that change is their use of infrastructure-as-code (mainly AWS CDK) and cloud-native AWS services to produce innovative solutions. They are looking to recruit a Lead Infrastructure Engineer (AWS) to join them as they continue their journey, and you will be actively supported to expand your skills and knowledge in this field.

The specialist areas for this role include AWS, Linux/Unix Server, PAAS services such as Acquia and ElasticSearch.

As the Lead Infrastructure Engineer (AWS) you will be technically hands on, leading a small team and collaborating with other Lead Infrastructure Engineers designing, implementing, and maintaining infrastructure.

You would be joining an organisation famed for the work they undertake which positively impacts millions in the UK and YOUR contribution would make a real world difference. In addition, you would have exposure to a strong tech stack in an environment which fosters and encourages learning and development. You may already hold a Lead Infrastructure role, or currently be working within a Senior Infrastructure Engineer role looking to progress your career.

Some key skills and experience required:

  • You will have proven experience working with AWS
  • You will be able to show evidence of having designed, built and maintained a complex infrastructure estate
  • You will have significant experience of industry standard tools, best practise techniques and the technologies used in your specialist area: IAAS, PAAS, FAAS, AWS architecture, Infrastructure as Code (AWS CDK, Terraform, Ansible), Containerisation (Docker, AWS Fargate), Unix/Linux server administration and scripting, Logging/Monitoring/Alerting tools, SQL / NoSQL databases, Web standards, AWS networking and VPN solutions, Network/Systems/Application security within AWS and Unix/Linux environments
  • Knowledge of at least one programming language such as Python or Javascript.
  • Strong Systems Admin experience - if you have a software background this would be a huge bonus
  • You will also need to have a strong knowledge/understanding of DevOps
  • Experience of managing a small team or Mentoring experience

Apply now for immediate Consideration

Eutopia Solutions Ltd ("Eutopia") is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Eutopia is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from any suitably qualified and eligible candidates.