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Senior Software Engineer (Cloud Environment)

Ref no. BHN552873
Location Worcestershire, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

A multinational defence company are looking for a Software Engineer to deliver software applications into the cloud environment.

Key skills required for this role

AWS, Python/Java/Go, IaC, DevOps


AWS, Python/Java/Go, IaC, DevOps

Job description


The role would be to act as a senior software engineer for the delivery of software applications into the Cloud environment.

Specific delivery items would be:

  • Advising and shaping technical cloud best practice for projects, working with the technical lead to shape and deliver future capability
  • Working on leading work packages
  • Creating and implementing designs that reflect the major benefits of cloud such as scalability, availability, redundancy, and security
  • Working with other engineers to provide consistent and novel ways of working, design patterns, and cross-team working

Basic Qualifications and Experiences

  • Experience in leading design and delivery work
  • Technical degree (computer science, maths, engineering, or equivalent) and/or similar technical experience
  • Minimum 2 years' experience working with AWS in a professional environment.
  • A cloud related certification (we're after AWS Solutions Architect Associate or higher)
  • Knowledge of multiple modern programming languages (Python, Java, Go, etc)
  • Infrastructure as code experience, using tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation

Desirable Qualifications and Experiences

  • Experience with infrastructure DevOps processes and tooling (automated testing, CI/CD, pipelines etc)
  • Use of Gitlab (or use of equivalent tools in the Atlassian Toolset)
  • 1+ years of working with AWS in a professional environment
  • More specialised AWS certifications
  • Experience of containerisation and microservices
  • Experience working in an Agile environment with the associated tooling
  • Experience of software, systems or data design

Above all, a desire to learn new skills and motivation to be at the forefront of cloud related technology is paramount.

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