AWS/DevOps Consulting Engineer


The Role

We are looking for hands-on cloud and DevOps engineers. You will work on customer projects, working closely with customers and with other Cloudsoft engineers. These projects will range from days to months, from well-architected reviews and remediation, through to cloud migrations and modernisation. Consulting engineers will also have the opportunity to contribute to Cloudsoft products, develop skills in a wide range of technologies, and be involved where interested in many areas of the business as part of a small, supportive, and dynamic team.

Remote and part-time working will be considered.

What we are Looking For

You should have experience designing, deploying and managing AWS environments. You should be comfortable working directly with customers, have good communication skills, and be comfortable working with clients on calls and in written English.

Expertise in several of the following areas is highly desirable:

  • AWS certification (Professional or Associate level), but there will also be opportunities to gain (further) certification.
  • Infrastructure as code, such as Terraform or CloudFormation.
  • Automation, scripting in bash and PowerShell, and configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef and SaltStack.
  • CI/CD pipelines.
  • Serverless, Kubernetes, and traditional application stacks.
  • Operating and managing production cloud applications.
  • Agile/iterative development methodologies.
  • Programming languages and/or scripting languages.

You need to be legally entitled to work in the UK.

About Cloudsoft

As an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, Cloudsoft help customers migrate to the cloud, modernise their applications in the cloud, create new cloud-native apps, and adopt best practices through well-architected reviews.

You will join a team of engineers and consultants who are passionate about helping our customers succeed in the cloud. We are experts in applications, cloud and automation - a powerful combination. We are continually learning, sharing our knowledge and solving real-world problems. Our involvement in a variety of architectures, customer sizes and industries helps us to share best practices while developing our cloud and DevOps skills.

Cloudsoft has a tightly focused team with a strong focus on inclusion, quality and growth. There are excellent opportunities to be involved in many areas of the business and to develop depth and breadth of skills, in addition to good benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

Successful candidates will be part of a high calibre team in a cutting-edge sector — cloud applications — in one of the most exciting tech companies in city-centre Edinburgh.


Interested? Complete the form on the right with your CV and cover letter. No agents please.

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