Cloud Engineer (DevOps)

Cloud Engineer (DevOps)

Job Title: Cloud Engineer (DevOps)
Contract Type: Perm
Location: Hong kong
Reference: 1566
Contact Name: Ben Davey
Job Published: October 24, 2018 09:57

Job Description

Our client is a leading provider of enterprise risk management, portfolio management, and regulatory reporting solutions in the industry.

They are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to monitor and investigate technical issues with a state-of-the-art risk management application running on a cloud computing infrastructure (Microsoft Azure). The candidate will ensure the system is continually available and able to meet the needs of the clients, using a thorough understanding of the system architecture, combined with a suite of third party and in-house monitoring tools. 


  • Gain an understanding of Microsoft Azure Cloud Infrastructure (including IaaS, PaaS, cloud storage, and Azure Service Fabric), and the in-house products and services runs on it.
  • Contribute to the development, specification and maintenance of a suite of monitoring, alerting and troubleshooting tools (including Nagios, Elastic, OMS, Graphite/Grafana). Ensure this suite of tools meet the support needs of a continually expanding products
  • Contribute to the performance and security of the underlying infrastructure working closely with Microsoft to use the latest Azure features and functionality
  • Monitor daily client batch processes and perform baseline quality assurance checks to ensure SLA compliance
  • Provide technical support for all products via ticketing system (JIRA), for internal and external clients.

Technical Competencies

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Engineering
  • 3+ years’ experience in related field
  • Strong quantitative problem-solving and analytical skills, detail oriented
  • Very proficient in written and spoken English 
  • Experience with monitoring, analysis and troubleshooting solutions such as Nagios, Geneos, Graphite, Splunk, Elastic, OpenNMS
  • Experience in Application Support, particularly in financial services industry
  • CP/IP Networking or System Admin experience (Active Directory, WSUS, group policy, etc)
  • MSCE Certification, or experience with SQL, Python or other object-oriented programming language, VBA, UNIX/LINUX
  • Understanding of financial markets and terminology

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