Snr Infrastructure Engineer (Cloud) - North East

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Ref: 148 Date Posted: Thursday 21 Oct 2021
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C* Can be based Newcastle, Edinburgh or Maidenhead - Hybrid work pattern *


Pulsant are looking to expand the Cloud & Storage team and are recruiting for a Senior Cloud Engineer to add value to service offerings.  The Senior Infrastructure Engineer (Cloud) has a lead role in the design and management of Pulsant Enterprise Cloud environment.


The key objectives of the role are to working with the Technology product teams to design and continuously improve the Pulsant Cloud platform and to manage availability, capacity and lifecycle management while enhance security and useability standards. The role also includes providing SME technical support to Customer teams to deal with incidents, requests, root cause analysis and implementing preventive measures.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Participate in all aspects of development lifecycle for Cloud solutions with the Pulsant Product team


  • Drive and own new Cloud platform initiatives to improve the product and service experience for customers


  • Maintain technical architecture documentation and CMDB for the Cloud platforms


  • Implement, maintain, and support Pulsant Enterprise Cloud infrastructure as per vendor good practices.


  • Ensure cloud platform performance, uptime, scale and highest standards of resilience for our products


  • Ownership of capacity management within Pulsant Enterprise Cloud infrastructure.


  • Ownership of product lifecycle management of hardware / software within Pulsant Enterprise Cloud portfolio.


Skills & Experience


  • Extensive experience in virtualisation; compute, storage.

  • Experience in both rack mounted and blade servers.

  • Background of supporting IaaS platform & working within VMware stack

  • In-depth knowledge of  VMWare ESXi, VMware vCenter (HA/DRS).

  • Robust technical understanding of VMware Cloud Director, Cloud Networking and Security/VMWare vShield Manager/VMWare NSX Manager, Horizon

  • Vast amount of experience of installing, configuring, and troubleshooting iSCSI and Fibre channel fabrics.

  • Experience with PowerShell and VMware PowerCli.

  • Solid understanding of Windows / Linux based guest operating systems.



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In addition to a great salary and the opportunity to work in a fantastic team focused work environment, we offer:

  • Market leading training

  • Hybrid working

  • Private Healthcare

  • Company Pension

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Pulsant Rewards

  • Free breakfast & snacks

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