Cloud Engineer

  • Remote working in Ireland
  • Global multi cloud environment (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Flexible salary based on exp + benefits

Our client is a world leading business within the medical space with numerous offices globally and total employees well over 20,000.

Due to continued growth within their cloud division they are seeking multiple cloud engineers to join their team on a permanent business. In this position you will be involved in designing and implementing policies and working practices to ensure common standards across their multi cloud environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Continuously drive cloud cost optimization by rightsizing, and use of reserved instance\Saving Plans.
  • Continuously review and monitor cloud costs. Setup alerting when costs are exceeding expected thresholds. Analyze and make recommendations around costs saving measures. Develop metrics to report on costs and work with stakeholders on budgeting
  • Assist with the development and creation of policies and architectural standards to set minimum and repeatable standards in the following areas across a given cloud platform: Account Creation, Identity and access management, Cost management, Security, Tagging, Backups, S3 /Storage account policies and Logging policies
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) and working procedures (WPs). Training materials, and documentation adhering to industry best practices for AWS, Azure and GCP
  • Roll out and development of tools across the cloud platforms (AWS, Azure & GCP) to apply policies and monitor compliance across a wide range of accounts and tenants. These tools must be centralized with a view to giving a single pane of glass for ease of use. Setup enforcement mechanisms for policies where necessary
  • Develop reporting mechanisms to easily demonstrate adherence to cloud policies
  • Continuously review and update standards according to latest best practice across our multi cloud environment
  • On-board and continuously improve upon existing cost and control dashboards and alerting (performance, usage, compliance, etc.)
  • Collaborate closely with Cloud Delivery Team and other stakeholders to ensure smooth delivery of cloud projects while maintaining compliance with standards. 

Skills & experience required:

  • A minimum of 2-3 years of related experience in a technical position supporting cloud based infrastructure in Cloud providers AWS, GCP, or Azure required. 5+ years of related experience preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of various cloud technologies in at least one of the three major cloud platforms AWS\Azure\GCP. Including items such as: SCPs, landing zones, Control tower, AWS config, Cloudwatch, Cloudtrail AWS cost explorer, Azure Policy, Azure Security Centre, Azure monitor, Azure Advisor. GCP logging, GCP monitoring. Any third party cost monitoring tool.
  • Experience in cloud cost optimization including, rightsizing, Optimizing, and use of reserved instance\Saving
  • General knowledge of cloud technologies, cloud architecture and cloud deployment

From here on out a great place to work awaits working within a skilled and knowledgeable team where you will grow your career and have a lot of fun along the way.


Chris  Pelow does  Cloud & DevOps Dublin

Cloud & DevOps Dublin

Chris Pelow

Cloud & DevOps – Dublin

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+353 87 624 3035