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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer - Azure, Linux

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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer - Linux, Azure, Terraform, Docker

  • Southampton, Hampshire. Hybrid (1 day a week in the office).
  • £50,000 to £56,000 per annum. Full time. Permanent.
  • 38 days annual leave, generous pension, flexible hours, training & development

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to work within one of the UK's leading research centres. You will join a talented team providing the platforms and tools that enable critical research and learning in areas including; medical research, climate change, quantum chemistry and High Performance & Data Intensive Computing!

About the role…

  • To lead project teams to deliver flexible and innovative cloud-based solutions to support research and enterprise learning.
  • To plan & support developments by means of documentation, training, automation testing and providing third-line support to the teams.
  • Propose new and innovative solutions to organisational challenges and strive for continuous improvement of systems, services, and processes.
  • To automate the delivery of infrastructure in collaboration with architects and engineers to provide a sustainable platform.

About you…

  • A strong understanding of public cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience dealing with secure services and the governance and tools to protect them from cyber and security threats.
  • Strong problem solving and fault diagnosis skills with logical and pragmatic solutions engineering.
  • Technical experience that includes:
    • Public Cloud Platforms, Azure (preferred), AWS, GCP or IBM Cloud
    • Terraform, Docker
    • Security by design
    • Authentication
  • Desirable/Additional skills:
    • SQL, MYSQL, CI/CD, Linux, DevOps, Software Design Patterns

This is great opportunity to work at the forefront of academic research and help deliver solutions to real-world issues.

The company is a great employer offering exceptional work/life balance, flexible working, investment in training and development and the tools and technology to enhance your career.

To be considered for this role please send your CV to or call 02380 765280

Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.