Cloud DevOps Solutions Architect - Dublin

  • Job Reference: MPZ 171433
  • Date Posted: 28 November 2016
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: 80,000 to €100,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Science & Technology, IT
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Cloud DevOps Solutions Architect - Dublin

A services and solutions partner that helps organisations grasp the opportunities presented by emerging technologies and maintain that leading edge. End-to-end set of consulting, learning and technology services and solutions enables customers to derive value from DevOps, Cloud and related fields.

About the Role:

We're looking for an experienced architect with a background in designing and implementing immutable infrastructure solutions using DevOps tools and practices in both cloud and hardware environments. This position requires an excellent collaborative approach backed by strong verbal and written communication skills. The role assumes all work is targeted at CI/CD best practice.

Job Requirements:

High-level understanding of software systems design
Understanding of and willingness to champion application design and deployment practices such as cloud-native and Cattle application architecture and 12-Factor App methodology.
Knowledge of standard IP networking technologies including switching, routing, firewalls, load balancing, DNS and DHCP.
Knowledge of storage and volume management solutions such as LVM, CEPH and GlusterFS.
Ability to use open source tools for automation, security, networking and database management
Ability to monitor and log analytics using tools such as Cacti, Splunk, Zabbix, Elasticsearch, RHQ and Hyperic
Strong listening, conflict resolution, negotiation and consensus-building skills.
Strong analytical, reasoning and problem solving skills
Ability to communicate the business value of technical concepts
Ability to provide detailed solution architecture descriptions to customers and implementation team

Experience Required:

3+ years of experience in deployment automation with cloud computing solutions such as OpenStack, Google Compute Engine and AWS.
3+ years of experience with virtualisation concepts and technologies and experience in designing, installing, administering and troubleshooting in a cloud environment (public/ private/hybrid)
5+ years of experience in architecting and implementing Deployment Automation and Configuration Management with tools such as Puppet and Ansible
5+ years of experience with Linux/Unix system administration and shell scripting
5+ years of experience in programming with programming languages such as Python, Ruby, Go and with JSON, YAML and REST services.

Other Skills:

Passionate about DevOps and deployment automation tools, technologies and enablers
Willingness to revise toolset and skills in light of emerging technologies
Keen interest in open source solutions
BS Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or similar


Competitive salary
Great location in the heart of Dublin city centre
Excellent opportunities to experiment with new technologies
Learning and development opportunities
Staff technical talks

Please call Richard Maguire on (01) 418 8141 for more information or email your CV to