Cloud Engineer

  • Department: CIO-Engineering
  • Location: Newcastle
  • Published: 20/10/2021
  • Apply by: 27/12/2021

Serving our customers, communities, and planet a little better every day

Cloud Engineer, Permanent

Edinburgh or Newcastle, Remote/Flexible working available

Excellent Salary & Benefits

Our purpose

The Tesco name comes with a dedication to customer service excellence, but Tesco Bank offers something more: a fresh approach to finance. While it’s an innovation, ours is a business built on the next development, the evolution to come. For forward-thinking, technical professionals, that means making a wide-ranging and long-lasting impact in an organisation that’s changing the face of banking for our customers

We're on a mission to make our customers happier and more successful by putting them in control of their finances.

The Role

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 some experience working with AWS plus knowledge and experience DevOps capabilities including continuous delivery pipelines leveraging industry recognised methods and tools?

If the answer is YES, then we have an exciting opportunity to join our innovative and growing cloud teams

  • Engineering new and upgrading current cloud services, based on agreed designs, that exploit public cloud infrastructure and platform services plus cloud native design patterns (loosely coupled, containers, serverless) that support our drive towards enabling product teams to self-serve.
  • Implementing solutions using our continuous delivery tools chains to drive high levels of automation via a test-driven development approach that ensures consistency across the cloud services we develop.
  • Implementing instrumentation as part of the build of new cloud services to ensure we can continuously monitor and report on the compliance of cloud services against our key controls, and using these tools to support service, responding to and actively troubleshooting incidents and issues.
  • Working closely with our Senior Cloud Engineers and Cloud Engineering Leads to input into our backlog, develop stories and acceptance criteria, to plan and estimate future sprints

What you’ll bring

We work with the following tech stack, we don’t expect you to tick every box, and if you feel you hit most of the brief, it’s worth exploring to further develop your career here with us at Tesco Bank.

  • Systems administration background with experience of Linux and / or Windows Server including scripting.
  • Hands-on experience of AWS and hold one or more AWS professional certifications.
  • Knowledge of modern architecture and the toolchains required to effectively deploy and operate cloud solutions.
  • Knowledge of one or more programming languages (e.g., Python, Ruby) and continuous integration / delivery approaches and tools.
  • Understanding and experience of agile working practices and automated testing methodologies including test driven development (TDD).

How to apply

We value our people and diverse team and believe the variety of backgrounds and experiences make us stronger to achieve our goals. We encourage colleagues to be productive, focus on meaningful work, and look for ways to further develop themselves & career, and have an excellent work/life balance

Our colleagues are working remotely. Looking to the future, we are excited to understand our ‘new normal' and are committed to exploring the opportunities that a hybrid working environment could bring for our wider team. If you’re interested in finding out more about what a career at Tesco Bank looks like, click apply to find out more!

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