Cloud Native Engineer

Here at M247 we are looking for an experienced and talented Cloud Native Engineer to contribute to the design and delivery of our secure and robust hybrid cloud solutions. The individual will join us on our strategic journey of customer digital transformation. With M247 you will be exposed to the future of technology, work with some of the brightest global minds in the industry and support many of the biggest brands in the UK and worldwide. An employer of choice, having won numerous awards in the UK and beyond, M247 is a fast-growing global IT powerhouse at the forefront of innovation and transformation. The successful candidate will support our continued growth and must be adaptable and able to think independently, outside of the box to define and develop cloud native solutions. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity to join the business and we are looking for a Cloud Native Engineer who has proven and extensive experience in a similar role to hit the ground running. The candidate must have an advanced knowledge of Cloud Native & DevOps cultures, contributing a wealth of expertise and experience in these practices, ways of working and methodologies. This must include knowledge and experience of CI/CD to maximise development efficiency and quality. The Cloud Native Engineer must also have experience of working within an Agile delivery framework.

Key Responsibilities

You will assist in defining processes and standards, following Open-Source best practices and keep abreast of industry technology trends.This role will report directly into the Global Cloud & Hosting Platforms Manager. You will be a team player working alongside a team of multi-disciplined, highly skilled engineers, so the ability to be able to effectively communicate and collectively achieve our goals, objectives and ongoing strategies are a must.

You will be responsible for the build and development of our products and platforms before they are transitioned into the 24 x 7 BAU support teams. Activities will include system design consulting, developing software platform frameworks, automation, testing deployment and release.

With a strong understanding of enterprise level security, secure development and use of security tools to provide efficient development of robust code and automated assurance.

You will scale systems sustainably through automation mechanisms and evolve systems by advocating for changes that improve reliability and release velocity.

In this role you will have the ability to express your passion for cloud native technology, you will have opportunities for career development and on-going training.

Skills (Essential):

  • Excellent knowledge of Cloud Native Technologies.
  • Experience with Public Cloud & Multi Cloud Services. (Azure, AWS, or GCP)
  • Deep understanding of CI/CD best practices.
  • IaC – Terraform.
  • Ansible.
  • Containers – Kubernetes.
  • Cloud security awareness.
  • Strong knowledge in automation delivery

Skills (Desirable):

  • DevOps.
  • Jenkins.
  • GitHub.
  • Ansible.
  • Hold any relevant Public Cloud Certifications.
  • Python.
  • Microservices / Serverless Technologies.
  • Hyper Converged Infrastructure.
  • VMware.


To actively support equality and diversity policies of M247.

To attend training courses as identified and agreed for appropriate development.

Working within the Health and Safety at Work Act, the postholder has a legal duty to take reasonable care for Health and Safety both for themselves and others who may be affected by their actions. They are also required to undertake Health and Safety training commensurate with the level required by the post and to take part in risk assessment procedures and the implementation of agreed recommended work practices within the area.

Ensure that duties are undertaken with due regard and compliant to any required standards and policies; GDPR, ISO27001/9001, Health and Safety and other legislation.

Undertaking other duties not specifically stated which from time to time are necessary without altering the nature or level of responsibility.

How to Apply:

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All applicants, regardless of gender, ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, religion, socio-economic status or any other factor will be treated equally and fairly in the application process.

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