Platform Operations Engineer at Snow Software, Bracknell, £Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Bracknell, UK
  • Nov 18, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Company Description

Snow’s mission is to stop organizations overpaying for the software they use, today and tomorrow. We help organizations optimize software availability, compliance and cost savings through delivery of on premise and cloud-based Software Asset Management solutions. Today we are the largest and most successful dedicated developer of SAM solutions with staff all over the world in regional locations. To sustain our explosive growth, we are looking for the brightest, and most highly-skilled people who have their best work ahead of them. Now is the right time to join Snow.

Job Description

Job Description

The platform engineer forms part of the team supporting the cloud and physical hosting used at Snow. Snow run a mixture of physical and virtual servers located in colocation facilities or Azure today.

The role allows for a substantial amount of development time building scalable modern cloud infrastructure with a view to supporting millions of devices behind a SaaS platform.

Requirements for contract position

Strong Azure cloud infrastructure systems experience - server, storage, network and applications

Working knowledge of scripting languages & automation: In depth PowerShell knowledge and experience is required

Strong knowledge of Azure Cloud Network Infrastructure: VNET, Azure Site Recovery, Traffic Manager, Azure Load Balancer, API Gateways, Application Gateways, Azure AD, Firewalls, Azure Security Centre

Azure Monitor (metrics, logs), Application Insights, Azure Cost Management

Strong SQL Server Administration including backup and recovery procedures

Considerable experience of DevOps environments, Scripting and automation

Good understanding of networking principles (TCP/IP, DNS etc), Microsoft Server Technologies, Active Directory, Domain Controllers, IIS

Snow Software is an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We are always committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. Discrimination is not welcome on the basis of any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we work.

Qualifications

As above

Additional Information

Snow Software is an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We are always committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. Discrimination is not welcome on the basis of any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we work.