Back to Job Search

Cloud DevOps Engineer Azure

  • Location: County Westmeath
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: IT
  • Contact Email:
  • Job Ref: 22304

We have a new opening for a Cloud DevOps Engineer Azure to join a dynamic IT team with a start-up company based in County Westmeath. If you are an aspiring Cloud/DevOps Engineer looking to find a role in which you can develop personally and professionally, as well as making a significant impact in the utilities industry, we invite you to apply and contribute to the success of our clients innovative projects..The ideal candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing our cloud infrastructure while incorporating DevOps best practices. This role involves collaborating with cross-functional teams to optimise our systems for scalability, reliability, and efficiency. In our high pace growth stage, we need candidate who is ready for any new challenge and can work as a team player.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Cloud Infrastructure Management: Design, deploy, and manage our cloud infrastructure on platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.

  • Automation: Develop and maintain automated deployment processes to streamline product deployment operations. Implement and manage continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.

  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Utilise Infrastructure as Code tools (e.g., Terraform, CloudFormation) to automate the provisioning of infrastructure resources

  • Container Orchestration: AKS/ECS cluster:

  • Monitoring and Performance Optimisation: Implement and manage monitoring solutions to ensure system reliability and performance. Identify and address performance bottlenecks and optimize system performance.

  • Security: Implement and enforce security best practices in cloud environments. Conduct regular security assessments and audits to identify and address vulnerabilities.

  • Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including development and operations, to ensure seamless integration of systems.Work closely with software engineers to understand application requirements and provide scalable infrastructure solutions.

  • Troubleshooting and Support: Provide support for cloud-related issues and incidents.


  • Ideally a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or Computer Science.

  •  3-5 years previous experience in a DevOps Engineer position.

  • Cloud experience Microsoft Azure is essential

  • Certifications of Cloud services Microsoft Azure, AWS, GCP.

  • Certifications in DevOps practices.

  • Experience in PowerShell

  • Experience with Configuration Management tools like Ansible,Chef,Puppet

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate business requirements into functional descriptions and ultimately technical solutions.

  • Outline knowledge and awareness of public cloud services and hunger to learn new things and execute that to construct highly efficient cloud solutions.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse teams and clients.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

  • Hybrid/Remote position

  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.

  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.

 For a full job description and confidential discussion on this role please contact: Gillian Nicholson