Cloud Engineer

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €65,000 - €75,000
  • Location: IrelandGalwayConnacht
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client are seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer to join their IT Department in Galway. The successful candidate will report to Director of IT, playing a vital role in ensuring the stability, security, and scalability of their systems and services.


  • Undertake planning, testing, and configuration tasks within the Windows environment, focusing on Azure and Active Directory integration.
  • Facilitate the planning, testing, and migration phases for a variety of SQL server databases, ensuring seamless transitions.
  • Oversee the management and administration of Microsoft Azure cloud infrastructure, encompassing provisioning, configuration, performance monitoring, policy governance, and security measures.
  • Contribute to the design, development, and deployment of highly available solutions across multiple regions within Microsoft Azure, ensuring reliability and scalability.
  • Evaluate existing operational standards, processes, and governance frameworks to identify areas for improvement and implement enhancements.
  • Act as a liaison between end users and third-party application suppliers, ensuring the security, stability, and optimal performance of all systems.
  • Provide hands-on support and configuration assistance within the Windows server environment, troubleshooting issues and optimizing system performance.
  • Adhere to documented system build and decommissioning procedures, updating or creating technical documentation as necessary to ensure clarity and consistency.
  • Successfully deliver assigned work programs, offering backup support to fellow IT team members as needed to maintain operational continuity.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field; or equivalent professional experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in planning, configuring, and maintaining Windows environments
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Azure cloud infrastructure management, encompassing provisioning, configuration, and security best practices.
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Knowledge and experience of Hypervisor Platforms and concepts (HyperV), SQL server installations (MSSQL), and firewalls & routers (Cisco, Palo Alto)
  • Hands-on experience in providing general support and configuration within the Windows server environment

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