Senior Cloud & Network Operations Engineer

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8784 Onchan, Isle of Man IT Permanent

The role: Senior Cloud & Network Operations Engineer

We are looking for a Senior Cloud & Network Operations Engineer to join our growing and ambitious Network Operations team in our Isle of Man Office

Job Purpose

To work within the Network Operations team who provision and manage our global data centre footprint, ISP and Corporate network assets, virtualised platforms, and cloud connectivity. We are specifically looking for someone who can complement and increase the teams existing AWS & Azure networking skills with their own. The candidate should also be comfortable with management and configuration of Cisco routers, switching, and Juniper firewalls.

Key Responsibilities

  • Expand the team’s capabilities to integrate with, operate & support cloud deployments.
  • Deployment of new equipment for all customers. Working with remote hands or attending site where necessary.
  • Equipment upgrades and re-provisioning of equipment when required.
  • Proactive system monitoring and integration into current monitoring systems.
  • Future development of current IP platforms across the entire global Infrastructure.
  • Liaise with 3rd party suppliers for hardware/software procurement.
  • Take part in the Network Operations 24/7 on call rota and provide second line response to 24x7call-outs if required.
  • Project work such as new datacentre or office deployments, Firewall upgrades, cloud integration etc
  • Day to day network management of the core ISP and Office networks.

Skills and Capabilities

Essential:

  • Experience within the following areas of AWS:- VPC and VPC peering, Transit Gateway, Virtual Private Gateway, NAT/Internet Gateway, Cloudwatch, AWS security
  • Experience of GIT HUB and Network Automation tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet
  • Willingness to learn and adapt.
  • Ability to work in a team to achieve overall goals and share knowledge.
  • Ability to follow guidance requests as directed.
  • Ability to work under own initiative in high pressure environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to produce technical documentation.
  • Self-motivated and strong organisational skills
  • Understanding of the components present in enterprise networks such as Routers, Firewall, Switches and Application Load Balancing devices.

Desirable:

  • Microsoft Azure deployments and management experience.
  • Scripting languages such as Python.
  • Project Management capabilities.
  • Industry recognised certifications for vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Citrix, AWS
  • Experience of ISP Networking environment including BGP, ISIS, MPLS

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. And we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to the Isle of Man.

Your package will include:

  • health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
  • the option to join our company pension scheme
  • a personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby
  • looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of £1,000 for your new addition whilst working for us
  • in-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career.
  • free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office
  • a subsidised canteen which offers hot and cold options for breakfast and lunch
  • social events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well, we’ll meet you for a zoom/face-to-face interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

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