GCP Cloud Engineer

Ref No. 23283
Posted 07 Jan 2022


Salary: Please contact us

Employment: Permanent

Job description

Struggling to find a Cloud Engineer role specialising in Google Cloud Platform where you can work remotely? We are looking for a GCP specialist to join an innovative data and analytics team. The company has a sterling reputation and encourages growth and career development with ongoing CPD opportunities and a structured roadmap in terms of progression. 



About you…

  • You will be responsible for architecting, implementing, and maintaining the company’s cloud-based infrastructure.
  • We are looking for an enthusiastic and inquisitive individual, who can think creatively to solve problems and meet technical requirements.
  • You must have a keen interest in cloud engineering and be ready to research and learn new tools, technologies and patterns as required.
  • As we work within the Agile/Scrum framework, we are looking for someone who can work both independently and as part of a team within a fast-paced and changing environment. This requires an individual who can deliver to agreed timelines, communicate effectively, and think innovatively.


About the role…

  • Contributing to the refinement of technical requirements.
  • Designing and implementing innovative solutions to meet requirements.
  • Maintaining existing solutions and identifying/remediating technical debt.
  • Applying Security Best Practice to our GCP solutions.
  • Producing applicable technical documentation.
  • Actively contribute to Scrum ceremonies such as Refinement, Sprint Planning and Retrospective.
  • Contribute to improvements of our technical excellence and ways of working


The technology / experience needed…

  • Experience designing, building, and maintaining solutions in Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Experience developing and maintaining CI/CD pipelines in Azure DevOps.
  • Experience of configuring and maintaining GCP managed services such as Cloud Storage, BigQuery, Cloud Function, Cloud Dataflow, Cloud SQL, Artifact Registry, Data Catalogue and Vertex AI.
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts (including GCP VPC Networks and Hybrid Networks).
  • Experience with Containerization and Container Orchestration technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes (Google Kubernetes Engine).
  • Experience of GCP Security Tooling such as Cloud IAM, VPC Service Controls, and Cloud Data Loss Prevention.
  • Experience of configuring GCP Cloud Monitoring and Alerting.
  • Developing and deploying Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Terraform/TerraGrunt.
  • Programming/scripting experience (e.g., Java or Python).
  • Experience working with or administering Linux environments.


Next steps… Easy, apply for the role and we’ll be in touch.

Your consultant

Kim Gibbons

IT Recruitment Consultant Team Lead

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