Principal Systems Engineer - AWS DevOps

Posted 21 September by Jefferson Frank
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Principal System Engineer - Remote - DevOps - AWS - Linux - Docker

£70,000 - £80,000 per annum.

A globally recognised organisation, with a team of over 100 people, are looking to grow by adding a principal cloud platform engineer to their team. Listed on the stock exchange, gives you the confidence the company are financially strong, meaning you will be also.

What they are looking for is somebody that can demonstrate their experience in the migration of legacy systems to an innovative, state of art, AWS Cloud platform. As a principal engineer you will oversee not only the large-scale projects assigned to you but also leading a team of professionals to help complete company objectives.

The ideal candidate will already be in a senior role with a solid background in Linux based infrastructure and AWS migration projects. Strong CI/CD pipeline management is necessary. Although the migration is a big part of the project you will also oversee management, maintenance and monitoring of the systems which include VOIP, Networks and SaaS platforms.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Migrate legacy systems over to AWS?
  • Working with an in-house software engineering teams, helping them to deliver well architected cloud-native applications
  • Management, maintenance, monitoring, scaling and incident response of our clients global VoIP, Network and SaaS platforms.
  • Leading a team of infrastructure professionals with cloud native projects.?

Skills & Qualifications

  • AWS
  • Linux
  • Container Technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Scripting (Python or Bash)
  • Infrastructure as Code - Terraform, or CloudFormation
  • Configuration as Code - SaltStack, Ansible, or Chef
  • You must be self-motivated, hardworking, able to work alone


  • Market Leading Salary
  • Working remotely
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Annual Bonus?

Jefferson Frank International are the leading AWS provider of IT professionals in the UK. We pride ourselves with an in-depth candidate screening process, to make sure that the right applicant is a match for their future career and our client's objectives.?

All processes are confidential and will not be sent to 3rd parties without consent from the applicant.

Send me your CV now for an initial chat to discuss further details.

Required skills

  • Linux
  • Migration
  • Cloud Engineer
  • AWS DevOps
  • Platform Lead

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