Senior AWS Cloud Engineer

  • Department: Engineering
  • Location: Newcastle
  • Published: 20/10/2021
  • Apply by: 31/12/2021

Do you want to inspire a leading financial services organisation by helping them successfully adopt the next generation of cloud services to drive business advantage? Do you have a strong track record working with AWS to implement infrastructure as code? Do you have a strong drive and proven track record in automating change and service operations in production environments?

Tesco Bank is looking for Senior AWS Cloud Engineer who can use their initiative and drive to help us automate and improve the build, run and change cycle to our AWS based environment as well as integrate key control mechanisms and complex audit and security requirements.

These roles require a unique blend of technical skills and experience. To be successful you will bring:

  • Enthusiasm and initiative in embedding a DevOps mindset into ways of working, implementing automation and tightening feedback loops both within the team and towards senior stakeholders.
  • Strong systems administration background predominantly Linux based with some Windows.
  • Experienced in supporting Java-based workloads including performance tuning.
  • Passion and experience in scripting the above using bash and/or PowerShell as well as Python and Groovy for Jenkins pipelines.
  • Proven hands-on experience of AWS. Certification is a bonus but not a requirement.
  • Strong understanding of production scale multi-tiered systems architecture and service management principles.
  • Knowledge of Git version control and management of multiple code streams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to engage technical and business stakeholders at all levels, as well as strong technical documentation skills.
  • Able to undertake out of hours duties as part of the role where required to support incidents and complex change.

There’s no question that your role offers big challenges – and demands the skills to match. For experienced IT professionals with a detailed expertise and technical know-how, we also offer a wide range of rewards. We’re here to go the extra mile for our customers – and we’ll do the same for you. It’s simple. As long as you have the hunger to succeed, we’ll offer the opportunity for grow.

Senior AWS Cloud Engineer


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