• Google Cloud Engineer

    Location(s) UK-Remote
    Req #
    Managed GCP
  • Overview & Responsibilities


    Supporting all aspects of a customer's journey on Google Cloud Platform, you will engage and support a customer to ensure their success.

    Job Responsibilities:

    In this role, you will:

    • Support customers of varying maturity levels in their adoption of cloud technologies
    • Be flexible and assist the customer across a diverse range of technologies and software
    • Have a can-do attitude
    • Present work to customers of all technical abilities
    • Strong Linux and system administration skills
    • Either Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect or a plan to achieve it
    • Experience automating and orchestrating workloads on GCP or other Public Clouds
    • Automation experience with at least one configuration management system such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt, or other such tools
    • Experience working at least one of the following languages: Python, Go
    • Proficient with git and git workflows
    • Proficient in leveraging CI and CD tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, Spinnaker) to automate testing and deployment
    • Experience working in an Agile, fast paced, DevOps environment
    • Knowledge (preferably experience) in building distributed, highly available applications or systems architectures
    • Experience in the configuration, management, and troubleshooting of common web servers such as: Apache, Nginx, Lighttpd
    • Experience in the configuration, management, and troubleshooting of MySQL/MariaDB
    • A working understanding of networking, Load balancers and Load balancing methodologies



    • Experience working to deadlines in high-pressure project environments
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate technical issues to nontechnical and technical audiences
    • Write and maintain world-class documentation and materials for customer and Rackspace internal audiences.
    • Can present concepts in authoritative and clear manner to customers through white boarding, presentations and proposals
    • Creative problem solver, will own issues until full resolution
    • Ability to create wow / delighter moments with customers
    • Effective with time management and expected deliverables
    • Exceptional communication skills; both written and verbal with great attention to detail
    • Actively contribute to Best Practices, toolkit and methodologies within area of expertise
    • Continued awareness of evolving technologies and implications for improvements
    • Contribute to the generation of new business for Consultancy
    • Consultancy experience in the financial services sector