Cloud Solution Engineer – Fun & Variety – AWS | Azure | Linux
We’re Wirehive and we’re expanding our Senior SysAdmin and Professional Services team adding a Cloud Solution Engineer.
You may currently be a senior systems administrator with a passion for scripting and coding and 1-2yrs experience in cloud design, deployment and network operations.
If you want to creatively build and maintain cloud solutions, focus on customers, feed on variety and enjoy deep and broad technical learning – we can give you all this while you enjoy playful pioneering and hyper-scale cloud exposure.
Wirehive is about launching and keeping big brand digital assets alive across e-commerce, websites, campaigns and apps.
What sort of technologies will you be exposed to?
We deploy and support customer solutions on Azure, AWS, and VMware
We make use of scripting languages for automation including BASH, PowerShell, Python
We use automation frameworks such as Ansible, Cloud Formation, Circle CI
The customers we are supporting are building on frameworks such as Magento, WordPress, Drupal, Sitecore, Kentico, Umbraco, etc.
Our clients are building bespoke applications in Node.js, Python, PHP, C#, VB.net, Ruby, Rust, Go, and other modern languages.
Our Linux deployments are typically making use of Ubuntu, Apache/NGINX, and MySQL/MariaDB
Our Windows deployments are on Windows 2012/2016, using IIS & MSSQL.
We run a bespoke monitoring platform built on a distributed CheckMK setup, and also make use of the AWS and Azure log aggregation and monitoring tools.
Key responsibilities are:
Rolling Project based work, often short-term
Acting as a point of escalation for the support team
We’re looking for:
Azure and/or AWS certified solution architect or an equivalent experience level.
Senior problem-solving sysadmin skills (L3) around web technologies
Demonstrable prior experience delivering and diagnosing Linux and Windows-based web platforms
Enthusiastic ownership of delivery of a solution from design documentation through to final delivery
We have a platform agnostic consultative approach. Our SysAdmin & DevOps team push boundaries and solve technical problems configuring virtualized and dedicated infrastructure deployments to the entire software stack.
We have a close working partnership with Microsoft and many interesting brands and pioneering marketing agencies. We run many cool events, including our annual awards the Wirehive 100 which our tech team enjoy too!
The current team?
We operate a support structure that empowers the team to resolve issues for and with customers first time. Our team enjoy professional, human rapport over the phone and are bomb-proof under pressure. Culturally, we look for individuals who love to learn, are playful, humbly technically confident and enjoy facilitating team collaboration and learning whilst helping to shape and improve technology ecosystems.
We are rich in technology leadership with super engaged tech founders who ‘get’ what it takes to stay ahead of the curve in today’s digital landscape. As a result, we provide serious tools, both at work and at home to satisfy our team’s unquenchable curiosity for technology and thirst for knowledge. View our culture, environment and talented team members on our website.
We’re happy to answer any questions you have. Why not reach out and explore with us? We promise you’ll hear back from us! Out of hours conversations can be arranged.
You can Apply Direct either via our careers page or by emailing your CV to here
Wirehive is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes individuals who are in possession of the appropriate requirements to work within the UK/EU.
Wirehive do not use external recruitment agencies.