Lead Cloud Engineer / Lead Hosting Engineer

Job Title: Lead Cloud Engineer / Lead Hosting Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH68373
Contact Name: Tobie Costa
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2018 14:17

Job Description

Lead Engineer - Hosting & Operations (Media/Broadcast)

Interested in working on the leading edge of digital and broadcast technology?
Experienced with AWS / Amazon Web Services?

You will be the champion of the London based support team. This role will involve you leading and supporting your team responsible for:

  • Developing, implementing & maintaining cloud & infrastructure services

This team will be providing a crucial service that will impact the company nationally. You will also be working with global support teams to ensure both internal and external systems maintain global standards.


  • Technology ownership (onprem, cloud and colo)
  • Looking at available technologies and road maps to plan for improvements
  • Provide technical support in production, development and QA environments
  • Ensuring delivery, in line with local and global objectives

Essential understanding & skills:

  • Experience working as a team lead
  • Experience of Hosting platform tech ownership
  • AWS certification or equivalent experience
  • Experience with redhat, Ubuntu, Solaris, Centos
  • Operating System installation, configuration and general administration for Linux and VMware experience
  • Ansible, Shell scripting experience
  • Experience deploying code via Jenkins, Chef, Gitlab
  • Apache/NGINX Web server installation, configuration and general administration

Desirable understanding & skills:

  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networks, routers, firewalls, load balancers and DNS.
  • Usage of monitoring tools including Cacti and Nagios
  • Sparc/Solaris Operating System installation, configuration and general administration including virtualization
  • Mysql administration

Hosting engineer / Infrastructure Engineer / AWS Engineer / Operations Engineer / Operations Developer / Managing Developer / Software Manager / Cloud Engineer /

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.