AWS Architect

UK - Technical · Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of
Department UK - Technical
Employment Type Full-Time

About the Company


Due to our continued expansion through 2020 and into 2021, we are searching for a Graduate Cloud Engineer to join our dynamic and growing technical team based between Edinburgh, and Glasgow.  The successful candidate can look forward to training and mentoring from our talented engineering team, and an opportunity to build on your experience and knowledge from the outset.  We offer a supporting transparent environment where you will have an opportunity to learn and develop your skills.  If you would like the opportunity to make an impact and develop within an exciting young company then please read on.


As a Graduate Cloud Engineer your role will involve:


  • Management and maintenance of cloud and datacentre infrastructures
  • Building monitoring solutions for both on premises, and cloud infrastructures
  • Working with our engineering team and customers to respond to technical requests, incidents, and change requests

  • Management of backup and disaster recovery technologies


Desirable Skills

The following skills are not all ‘must have’ however proficiency in these areas would be advantageous to your application


  • A Degree (BSc. or similar) in Computing Studies
  • Public cloud experience (Azure or AWS)
  • Scripting with PowerShell, Python or similar
  • Knowledge of version control software
  • High standard of written documentation and annotated diagrams
  • Understanding of docker, containers and virtualization
  • Understanding of networking and server operating systems


Desirable Personal Attributes 

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • A passion for technology
  • Self-motivated to learn new technologies
  • Hands-on, self-organised, innovative, accountable, versatile


Employee Benefits 

  • Good salary
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Pension Scheme
  • Extra paid day off on your birthday
  • Training
  • Flexible working scheme
  • Access to Ekco academy training portal
  • Weekly team lunch
  • Internal staff events (annual party)



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  • Location
    Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of
  • Department
    UK - Technical
  • Employment Type