Cloud Enablement Engineer

Category: Architecture
Main location: United Kingdom, zINACTIVATE - Greater London, London
Position ID: J0822-0921
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is working alongside a global asset manager headquartered in London. Who are Highley prestigious and global business with a world renowned reputation.
CGI has built a fantastic relationship with this client since 2002, increasing significantly in the past 6 years to around 75 CGI members globally working on a variety of successful and exciting projects.

We are looking for a highly cloud engineer to come and join the enterprise Cloud Enablement team and be part of the multi-year cloud transformation program that they have embarked upon. We require someone who has experience in developing cloud native applications and has worked with development and business agile teams on successful, medium-large scale, cloud migrations. We are looking for a passionate cloud advocate who has a deep understanding of cloud best practices, industry trends, modern technologies and new ways of working.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Work with multiple application development teams to help them through the cloud journey and migrate applications to cloud, helping the team at all stages from inception/design through to production
• Provide a best in class cloud enablement service for both Azure and AWS
• Provide cloud solutions & services to industry best practice with scalability, fault tolerance, highly resilient, highly secure, observability, and simplicity in mind
• Devise innovative ideas for solving hard technical problems involving distributed systems, scale and security and translate these ideas into designs and implementation recommendations back to development teams
• Identify, triage, and constantly automate and evolve the platform by pushing for change that improves reliability, operability and developer experience
• Every week solve exciting new challenges with an amazing team and technology stack
• Employ exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they affect business productivity
• Engineer solutions that are fully automated using infrastructure-as-code and integrated in the CI/CD toolchain

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

The knowledge, experience and qualifications that will help:
• Experience of working with customers, clients, stakeholders on cloud application migrations
• Experienced in developing, designing, engineering, and implementing cloud solutions on AWS and/or Azure
• Experience of cloud transformation and change programs across technology organizations
• Experience across the infrastructure stack with Virtualisation, Kubernetes, Windows, Linux, environments as well as Storage, Database and Networking.
• Experience with modern DevOps tooling (e.g., GIT, Azure DevOps, Terraform, Azure ARM, Jenkins, Ansible, Puppet, Docker, Kubernetes)
• Understanding of PaaS, Infra-as-Code, Compliance-as-Code, and when/how to use & enable
• Experience with modern engineering and agile practices as well as shift left CI/CD
• Passionate about building and delivering services via APIs
• Experienced with scripting and/or ideally one language, (e.g., Python, .NET, PowerShell, Nodejs, Ruby, Java)
• Proven ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams of business analysts, developers, data scientists, and subject matter experts
• Deep understanding of broader cloud ecosystem including Cloud Computing Technologies, business drivers and leading-edge cloud emerging technologies and trends.
• Solid interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to self-manage

The knowledge, experience and qualifications that will help
• University degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline
• Cloud certifications for at least Azure or AWS
• Understanding Cloud Service capabilities and relative strengths
• Experience developing cloud native applications (preferably .NET)

Related information:
- Remote working with occasional trips to the London office



  • .NET
  • Azure Functions
  • Linux
  • Solutions Architecture

What you can expect from us:

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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