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Cloud Infrastructure Engineer (DevOps) Job at Inclusive Technology – in Manchester

Job Description

About us

Inclusive Technology is a leading supplier of software and hardware for people with special needs. We dedicate ourselves to providing pioneering assistive technology to our customers worldwide. From groundbreaking eye gaze and communication technology through to switch access, mounting solutions, and environmental control, we provide a full range of innovative products to enable our customers to communicate, learn and play.

Inclusive Technology have created a product called HelpKidzLearn(.com). You will be directly involved in technical decision-making and your work will be critical to our ongoing development, directly contributing to our international award-winning educational SaaS services at HelpKidzLearn.com.

We are looking for ways to improve our existing system infrastructure, leveraging the latest cloud technologies to improve network security, scalability, and automation, in service of products that make a genuine difference to people’s lives.

We are currently making use of both Azure and AWS to host various web apps and services which make up our software estate. Recently, the development team have started to investigate ways which we can leverage containerisation technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes). We are now looking to bring in a dedicated engineer to lead our ongoing cloud infrastructure evolution and guide the network strategy for the future.

You must have experience of designing, creating, and managing enterprise-level network and service infrastructure in the cloud. You must be able to work comfortably across teams as a key part of the role will be to act as a liaison between Systems Development and IT. You must be capable of determining a long-term strategy, breaking it down and delivering improvements incrementally.

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, with good communication and interpersonal skills, to become a key member of our creative development team.

Skills

Confident Using

  • Cloud Platforms (Azure/AWS)
  • Network Architecture Design (NAT/VPN/Firewalls)
  • Infrastructure as Code (CloudFormation/ARM)
  • Containerisation (Docker/Kubernetes)
  • Web Server Configuration (NGINX/IIS)
  • Web Application Security (WAF/SSL)
  • Source Control (Bitbucket/GitHub)
  • System Health Monitoring (e.g., Prometheus/Grafana)

Experience Of

  • Access Control (IAM/Active Directory)
  • Continuous Delivery Pipelines (YAML)

Beneficial

  • Elastic Scaling
  • Windows Server Administration and Virtualisation (HyperV/VMware)
  • Database Administration (MSSQL/PostgreSQL)
  • Microsoft .NET (C#)
  • JavaScript (React)
  • Package Management (NPM)

We are looking for somebody with the focus and determination to take ownership of this role and work with us to drive this energetic and **genuinely** innovative business forward. If this is you, then get in touch.

Application deadline: 31/08/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £40,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Bike to work scheme
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Work from home

Schedule:

COVID-19 considerations:
Social distance is maintained and common areas are one-on/one-out. Regularly used areas and surfaces are sanitised.

Education:

Licence/Certification:

  • Microsoft Azure Certification (preferred)
  • AWS DevOps Certification (preferred)
  • AWS Solutions Architect Certification (preferred)

Work remotely:

About Company

Company: Inclusive Technology –

Company Location:  Manchester

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