Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (12 month FTC)



Organisation
Good Energy
Reference
VN183
Sector
IT & Communication Technology
Location
Remote/ Home Working
Salary Details
Competitive Package
Contract Type
Fixed
Hours per Week
Full-time
Closing Date
31/10/2020
This role is responsible for providing Good Energy’s hybrid infrastructure, including elements of DevOps, Azure, AWS and On-Premise equipment. You’ll focus on improving aspects of our performance, automation, scalability and security in the Cloud.

Job Description

This role works as part of the IT Operations team. A key part of this role will be helping to steer, support and deliver the technical pipeline strategy for CI CD and automated quality gates. You’ll deliver work that is future proof, with a focus on automation and securityas well as, managing business risks around resource consumption, scalability and availability of Cloud systems.

Additionally, you’ll also ensure rigorous enhancement, automation and ownership of our Cloud footprint to provide a platform for both developers and the business.

As part of the role, you’ll provide support, maintenance and virtualisation of the On-Premise environment, leveraging Cloud technologies where appropriate. You’ll also work to develop, support and increase the knowledge of Azure DevOps amongst the IT Infrastructure Team.


Have I got what it takes?

  • We’re looking for a collaborative and engaged IT professional, who is passionate about the customers' journey and keeping the customers' voice at the heart of what we do.
  • As an excellent communicator you’ll be effective with both internal and external stakeholders, ensuring clarity and consistency across the board IT teams and the wider business. You’ll take a flexible but balanced approach to your workload, helping to contribute to not only your own high performance, but the team's as well.
  • You will have some previous exposure to; Azure DevOps, Cloud Infrastructure, Cost Management, Application Monitoring and Logging, TCP/IP (DNS, VPN).
  • In addition, you'll also have admin experience for servers and storage arrays, as well as experience with VMWare.
  • This is an ideal role for someone who is already comfortable with Azure DevOps and Cloud infrastructure and is proactive when it comes to sharing knowledge and supporting the wider team.

So, if you’re a motivated self-starter, with a keen interest in green energy and renewables, who thrives within an agile environment, then we want to hear from you.

Benefit Details

We also have some amazing benefits that we offer our people, including:

  • Travel allowance at all levels
  • Green Travel Allowance
  • Bonus at all levels
  • Pension matched up to 7.5%
  • 5 weeks annual leave with option to buy more
  • Flexible working practices across many roles

Along with many more benefits
 

Where are we?

Good Energy is based in Chippenham, Wiltshire. We're currently all working from home and will be looking to return to the office for a couple of days a week in the future, alongside remote working. We’re just a two-minute walk away from the train station, with fast connections to Bristol, Swindon and the surrounding area. With this role we can be flexible on location.

We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive business, one which attracts, develops and retains talented people from different walks of life, uniting them in delivering on our purpose; creating a cleaner greener future for our customers.

Company Description

Our purpose and values 

Our Purpose: ‘Powering the choice of cleaner greener future, together’

Our Values:

Straightforward
We are straightforward in how we communicate with each other and get things done

Determined
We are determined and resilient, overcoming challenges to realise our purpose together.

Inclusive
We value people’s differences and recognise the strength they give us when we work together

Fair
In fulfilling our purpose, we aim to balance fairly the needs of our people with those of our customers, our shareholders and our futureholders.