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Google Cloud Engineer

  • location

    City of London, London

  • sector:

    Engineering

  • job type:

    Permanent

  • salary:

    £45000 - £90000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Agata Borek

  • Email:

    agata.borek@orbisconsultants.com

  • job ref:

    BBBH2658_1550760724

  • published:

    8 months ago

  • expiry date:

    2019-03-23

We are looking for a technologist to join the team and help build out our rapidly expanding GCP practice.


We are looking for a technologist to join the team and help build out our rapidly expanding GCP practice. This position will be based in London but international travel may be required. The potential and variety of the work that we are supporting our clients with is truly mind-blowing. Ideally you will have GCP (we would accept AWS) experience but if you are strong in other areas and want to pivot your career to the cloud then we will ensure you get that chance.


Key Capabilites

  • Demonstrated thought leadership in emerging technologies
  • Understanding of the interaction of alternate technologies with incumbent technology (looking for industry / technology awareness)
  • Strong management background particularly in technical, human resource and financial efficiency of technical solutions
  • Ability to manage complex technical deliverables to meet program requirements
  • Balancing best of breed technical implementation with the commercial / business schedule and work within budget imperatives
  • Stakeholder engagement and influencing
  • Strong technical architectural and design skills
  • Identifying problems


Technical Skills

  • Programming languages: Python, Scala, Java
  • Big data frameworks: Apache Spark, EMR, Hadoop
  • Streaming frameworks: Spark streaming, Apache Flink, Apache Kafka, AWS Kinesis
  • Data science: experience delivering models in production, Juoyter notebook, XGBoost, Classification, Regression
  • ETL/ELT: Airflow, Nifi, AWS Glue
  • Data warehousing: Redshift, Snowflake or other MPP like Netezza or Exadata
  • Cloud platform knowledge: AWS, Lambda, S3, etc.
  • NoSQL and SQL knowledge: Dynamodb, Mongodb, Potgresql, Mysql, Oracle, SqlServer
  • Serverless architecture knowledge: Lambda, Kappa, Kubeless
  • Documentation and Process: Jira, Confluence, GitHub
  • DevOps tooling: Jenkins, Team City, Bitbucket pipelines, AWS Code deploy, Chef, Terraform

Personal Skills

  • An ability to apply structured thinking, simplifying complex problems into component parts, to the resolution of project challenges.
  • Working practices; thorough with high standards of work.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to be able to establish rapport with people at all levels.
  • An eye for detail and accuracy, and an affinity with design issues and the ability to help establish an own a vision for our solutions.
  • The ability to work in teams and knowledge of agile processes & ceremonies such as Scrum, SaFe and Kamban
  • Organizational ability and tenacity; able to think ahead in order to establish an efficient and appropriate course of action for self and others.
  • Take a proactive approach to work, good with handling uncertainty and can manage their work without close supervision.
  • A strong sense of ownership and a desire to deliver quality outcomes for the business.
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills.