Job Description :
CLOUD ENGINEER

QBE Regional Companies (N.A, Inc.

6Months

Sun Prairie, WI

This position is for a cloud engineer.

Position will be remote

Required Skills :
Experience
2 years relevant experience as a Cloud Engineer delivering sustainable and scalable application/infrastructure using Agile
Advanced knowledge/experience with infrastructure as code (IaC) (preferably Terraform)
Advanced knowledge/experience working with a variety of programming languages such as Python, PowerShell or Go
Advanced knowledge/experience in delivering new services/features via an agile DevOps approach
Advanced knowledge/understanding of; Microsoft Azure platform, Information security for the cloud, e.g. firewalls
Advanced knowledge/experience of best practices in coding and automation processes and ways of working
Industry trends/latest thinking on cloud platform, automation and coding patterns and components
Relevant Microsoft Azure certifications e.g. Azure Administrator Associate, Azure Developer Associate, Azure Security Administrator Associate, Azure DevOps Expert, Azure Architect Expert
Intermediate knowledge/experience of working with 'Agile' tools, Kanban boards, Wiki, etc.
Intermediate knowledge/experience of Azure DevOps pipelines

Basic Qualifications :
Additional Skills :
Job Description :

As a Cloud Engineer you will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing services for the cloud platform, principally Azure, as part of the Cloud Services Team (CST Working with Product Owners you will enable these services to support the business to unlock value from cloud. You will be part of a globally dispersed team working flexibly to support incidents and change in line with business priorities. The CST supports a remote first principle and work life balance.

Reports to the Head of Cloud Services (London based)
Works in the open within QBE to foster transparency and confidence
Working in a remote team using remote first principles
Initial 6 months period
Ability to work flexibly to enable global engagement and delivery

Responsibilities
Full infrastructure and application lifecycle management
The creation and maintenance of technical patterns that deliver business value
Following an agile DevOps approach
Contribute and interact with Azure DevOps ecosystem, e.g. Wiki, Boards, Epics, Stories and Features
Pro-actively monitor, troubleshoot and maintain applications/services, ensuring they are secure, resilient and optimised
Provide expert knowledge and support to engineering and other teams fostering a collaborative working environment
Make a decisive contribution to achieving the teams goals
Management of compliance/regulatory controls and support of the internal and external audit process
To continue professional development and learning on cloud computing/technologies
To be focussed on delivering business values and outcomes in user friendly way
Ensuring operational efficiency by developing automated processes for cloud workloads
In the case of problems and obstacles you will work to develop robust solutions/mitigations
Contribute to team communications and celebrate successes together
Identify and develop opportunities for the team to prosper

Key Ways of Working:
Foundation – DevOps Engineering
Improves the performance of the service/feature through end to end ownership
Ensures software continually meets the needs of the business and user
Improves quality and removes toil through code and automation
Builds security upfront into the services/features available

Leadership – Servant Leadership
Promotes collaborative habits and behaviours in the team
Helps the team self-improve it’s working practices
Enables safe failure in a blame free culture
A champion for the team’s culture and successes

Learning Culture – Growth Mindset
Foster a positive learning and growth environment
Support the team to continually develop skills & grow as individuals and a team
Embracing change as a growth opportunity
Supporting the team to stay relevant and current in any field of interest

Ways of Working – Agile Delivery
Enables delivering value in a continuous and iterative way
Supports working in partnership with other teams
Enables knowledge sharing, skills transfer and delivery
Builds trust and confidence by working in the open

Technical – T-Shaped Abilities
Supporting and encouraging anyone to work in any discipline
Uplifting the team to work on increasing range of opportunities
Able to influence widely and collectively
Remove constraints in anyone delivering any piece of work

Experience
2 years relevant experience as a Cloud Engineer delivering sustainable and scalable application/infrastructure using Agile
Advanced knowledge/experience with infrastructure as code (IaC) (preferably Terraform)
Advanced knowledge/experience working with a variety of programming languages such as Python, PowerShell or Go
Advanced knowledge/experience in delivering new services/features via an agile DevOps approach
Advanced knowledge/understanding of; Microsoft Azure platform, Information security for the cloud, e.g. firewalls
Advanced knowledge/experience of best practices in coding and automation processes and ways of working
Industry trends/latest thinking on cloud platform, automation and coding patterns and components
Relevant Microsoft Azure certifications e.g. Azure Administrator Associate, Azure Developer Associate, Azure Security Administrator Associate, Azure DevOps Expert, Azure Architect Expert
Intermediate knowledge/experience of working with 'Agile' tools, Kanban boards, Wiki, etc.
Intermediate knowledge/experience of Azure DevOps pipelines




Venu Gopal
Technical Recruiter
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