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Cloud Platform Team Lead

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up to £58,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169207

Are you a Cloud-focused Engineer looking to step into a lead role?

Do you enjoy evaluating new technologies and setting best practices and procedures?

Do you enjoy running multiple business critical projects and working closely with a strong team of Cloud Engineers?

If so, read on! We’re looking to speak with enthusiastic individuals who are keen to advance their career and leverage their technical knowledge to ensure projects are delegated and ran smoothly, on time and to spec.

As a Cloud Platform Team Lead you will have a strong awareness of your team, working closely with the Cloud Solutions Architect to define and scope multiple internal projects. You will effectively delegate work to the Cloud Platform Engineers by ensuring that individuals skills are fully utilised.

As part of a transformation period within the business, you will also have overall control of change management. Being able to engage with both technical and non-technical colleagues within the business at all levels will be essential.

This role is a mixture of remote and office based working promoting a great work/life balance.

Key responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and suggest new technologies and tools to continuously push the business forward

  • Work closely with the Cloud Solutions Architect to ensure projects are ran correctly and to spec

  • Take on the role of Manager whenever the Cloud Manager isn’t there

  • Provide guidance and technical knowledge to the team

Knowledge you will bring:

  • Experience and understanding of AWS core services, security and architecture – Multi-cloud knowledge would be a benefit

  • Understanding of automation technologies such as Puppet / Terraform

  • Knowledge of Kubernetes and containerisation

  • CI/CD pipelines

  • Experience with container systems (Puppet)

  • Understanding of ITIL, DevOps, Kanban, Agile principles


If you’re interested in this position, get in touch by sending across your CV.