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Cloud Engineer - £45,000-£55,000 - London

Are you a Cloud Engineer looking to work for an innovative and growing business who are thriving in the current climate?

This successful software company is quickly revolutionising the energy environment to allow for a smarter, more sustainable energy system, permitting energy companies to increase efficiencies and reduce costs. Through their leading online energy marketplace, they are quickly becoming the go-to providers for flexible energy procurement solutions. With their next round of investment recently having been finalised, they are now looking to grow their successful tech team and are thus looking for a Cloud Engineer to join the team. You will be working on their existing microservices architecture as well as helping with other exciting greenfield innovation projects. In return you will benefit from working in a flexible business with great perks and a collaborative working environment.

The role:

  • Play a role in the development of projects that will include their current microservices architecture as well as helping with the development of other greenfield innovation projects, predominantly utilising your experience in front end development
  • Work autonomously to deliver project results as well as being able to work effectively with the rest of the development team to ensure for optimal outcomes
  • Be able to be both hands on writing beautifully scripted code as well as being comfortable to take a lead on steering technical direction and architectural decision-making
  • Be able to utilise your commercial experience in Python/Django/Vue.js/PostgreSQL
  • With your previous experience be able to utilise your exposure to backend principles and ideally your commercial backend experience in Python Djang

The candidate:

  • 2+ years of relevant professional experience working with either Python, Django, PostgreSQL or VueJS
  • Experience managing cloud infrastructure in AWS, GCP or Azure, ideally with some of the AWS services
  • Experience working with infrastructure as code, such as AWS CDK, ansible or terraform, managed in git
  • Experience working with CI/CD pipelines
  • You have an appetite to get involved in technical architecture discussions and drive technical decisions.
  • You are a strong communicator
  • You are committed to good practices for continuous delivery including infrastructure as code, code reviews, testing and documentation.
  • You will ideally have had commercial backend experience with Python Django.
  • Proven delivery methods and organisational skills
  • Experience working in an autonomous fashion as well as part of a development team

You'll be starting immediately and taking on existing projects so need to be of a strong mindset of getting things done.

If you're an experienced Python Developer who likes the sound of this opportunity and meets the criteria listed, please apply!

Cloud Engineer - £45,000-£55,000 - London

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.