Senior Infrastructure Specialist: Cloud Automation

Experis IT

Posted on May 26, 2023 by Experis IT

London, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Senior Infrastructure Specialist


Excellent Salary + Benefits


The Digital Operations Automation team is responsible for managing all cloud related automation initiatives globally. Our objective is to make the ongoing move of our entire infrastructure and applications to a hybrid (private/public) cloud environment successful by automating workloads, infrastructure & processes.

Main responsibilities will include developing automation for product as well assisting the operations team to support the automation platform itself.

The Job:

  • Create concepts and documentation, as well as coordinate architectural adjustments.
  • Technical ability to troubleshoot production issues from end user to core platform scale
  • Provide full Root Cause Analysis for any production outages
  • Develop, code automation for products such as network creation, virtual machine deployment & agent installs.
  • Deliver subject-matter expertise across orchestration and automation topics as it relates to cloud and on-premise enterprise technology, and the relationship between the architectures.
  • Assist the program architects to make cross-cutting architecture decisions.
  • Contributing to the design of fail-safe architectures with reference to security and business continuity requirements
  • Coordination of life cycle projects of components and products in your area of responsibility in close cooperation with the division datacenter operations and external service providers.
  • Perform IT-internal global communication and coordination of technical changes for the automation stack.
  • Define reports, KPIs, SLAs for the service and provider management.
  • Evaluate proposals from external provider for infrastructure design adaptions.

Your Profile:

  • Proficient in creating automation workflows and Cloud Templates
  • Experience in automated product deployment in public cloud (Azure) and private cloud (VMware).
  • Experience of driving 3rd party software via API calls.
  • Experience in TypeScript and/or JavaScript is essential.
  • Profound practical knowledge in vRealize Automation, & vRealize Orchestrator (VRA/VRO) version 8 is highly desirable
  • Practical knowledge in configuration management tools like Salt (preferred), Chef, or Ansible.
  • Comprehensive knowledge in bordering areas VMWare, LAN, WAN, Storage, DMZ, Backup, AD, Oracle, Azure Dashboard, Azure Site Recovery/Site Recovery Manager.
  • Additional experience in VXRail/Other vendor Hyperconverged-Infrastructure architectures would be desirable.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills in conveying complex issues; commitment and willingness to learn.
  • Experience in working on technical projects and in virtual teams, and in coordinating and managing external service providers
  • Willingness to evaluate and implement innovative architectures, not be restricted in own responsibility
  • Analytical and methodological skills for preparing technical drafts

If this sounds like you, or you would like to find out more, please click apply for consideration.

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