Cloud Systems Engineer (Azure)

Permanent - Leeds, London and Uppingham

At MMT Digital, our Cloud Systems Engineers allow us to apply Cloud Systems Engineering practices (CI/CD automation, environment deployment, infrastructure design, productivity improvements, DevOps processes) to clients and provide services such as managed pipelines, phase 0 work and developer support.

When you join our Systems team, you’ll be:

  • Working closely with the Senior Cloud Systems Engineers to design and implement controls to ensure safety and accuracy of deliverables, and be confident in demonstrating the value of these controls to clients
  • Directly responsible for the implementation of the CI/CD toolchain
  • Inputting into the design of, and own the implementation of, cloud infrastructure
  • Finding delivery bottlenecks and areas for performance improvements
  • Performing tasks related to Site Reliability Engineering and other infrastructure/pipeline work as needed to support the overarching Systems team effort
  • Working with the wider Systems Team to enable delivery of client work in all areas of Systems Team capabilities
  • Promoting best CI/CD practices
  • Working closely with technical leads to ensure that platforms are designed for continuous delivery and zero downtime
  • Quickly identifying trends and patterns, and drive out root causes of complex technical problems, in order to design and implement appropriate solutions
  • Creating and maintaining sufficient levels of documentation for the solutions produced
  • Assisting project teams in enhancing commercial opportunities and mitigating risks.
  • To positively represent MMT Digital, and to embrace and encourage and its values, through client interactions - whether in a work or social setting.
  • Triaging and solving service issues

Working with the support of your Development team peers and Technical Architects, you’ll make sure development work is delivered on time and budget and in line with the technical vision for the project and company best practices. You’ll take accountability for the success of the project as a whole, including offering input and insight to areas other than just the development, and bearing the responsibility of decisions that need to be made.

What you'll bring

In order to flourish in this role, you’ll need the following:

  • Analytical skills including the ability to identify trends and patterns
  • Strong troubleshooting skills, able to drive out root cause of complex technical problems
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of using application lifecycle management tools such as Azure DevOps or GitHub
  • Strong understanding of System Architecture
  • Experience of using Config Management tools
  • Experience using Terraform
  • Experience with using Azure IaaS, Serverless and PaaS services

It would also be great (but not essential) if you have:

  • Hands-on Software engineering experience with one or more programming languages (e.g. Python, Go, Bash, Powershell, Javascript, Java, C#)
  • Experience of setting up, configuration, deployment and configuration Kubernetes clusters in Azure
  • Experience with using Docker

Our offices in London, Leeds and Uppingham have reopened fully, but should you prefer to work from home or combine remote and office work, you are welcome to! We just ask that you’re flexible to travel to the office or client sites as required. You will be able to confirm your preferences in the application form.



Our aim is to reduce our carbon footprint as rapidly as possible. 
With immediate effect, we will offset more CO2 than we generate. 

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