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Cloud Engineer - Cloud Business Office

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Our opportunity

 

Established in 2013 and now based in Blackrock, the ITS Dublin Hub delivers best in industry infrastructure and security services across the Zurich Insurance Group. Whether it's with one of our core capabilities such as Cyber Security, or working with our Cloud or Crowdsourcing teams, our customers are our priority. We work hard to deliver our services excellently with our unique talent. We are committed to working with the best and brightest people from the broadest talent pool possible. We believe a diversity of ideas fosters innovation and engagement, allows us to attract the best people, and to develop the best products, services and solutions. Qualified individuals from all walks of life are encouraged to apply.

The role of Cloud Engineer operates within the Cloud Business Office (CBO) team in our Cloud Centre of Excellence. The Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE) is a cross-functional team responsible for developing and managing the cloud strategy, governance, and best practices that the rest of the organization can leverage to transform the business using the cloud.

The CBO ensures the effective governance for the organization to adopt and accelerate Public Cloud use across the business. It does this through the holistic representation of key stakeholders from across the business who form a quorum, who commit to be broadly educated on key Cloud differentiators across security, reliability, availability, cost, and time to market.

The CBO is recognised as the conduit for internal customers of Zurich’s multi-cloud platform to accelerate cloud adoption across the business and manage the roadmap for cloud migrations. The CBO product portfolio spans internal front door cloud services, FinOps, Risk & Compliance and Education. The Cloud Engineer role would appeal to a person who enjoys variety and developing opportunities within an evolving global function.

 

 

Your role

 

As a Cloud Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

 

  • Define and develop the KPIs and reporting structures to demonstrate how cloud services align with the business objectives
  • Provide technical advisory services to stakeholders on CCoE processes, roadmap and cloud requirements
  • Manage stakeholders and multiple initiatives across the cloud product portfolio in a trusted advisor capacity
  • Perform source data analytics and tooling integration to enhance the CBO products and offerings e.g., cost management
  • Contribute to cloud risk and compliance governance processes, ensuring CCoE obligations and responsibilities are upheld continuously
  • Maintain and evolve the cloud education program that includes user training, events, knowledge sharing, and capability building across the enterprise
  • Continuous alignment with the Product Owner, Engineering and Operations functions with the cyclical development of an iterative cloud road map to plan for ongoing changes to services\platforms as technologies emerge and new features are requested by users
  • Establish mechanism for internal customers to provide feedback on cloud services (i.e., surveys, focus groups, forums)
  • Develop and promote CBO products & services with the interests of group IT and cloud consumers alike
  • Show initiative, own issues, and take on challenges on behalf of CCoE & CBO
  • Become familiar with wider IT, CCoE Services and processes
  • Become familiar with and adhere to Zurich security and architecture policies

 

 

Your Skills and Experience

 

As a Cloud Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

 

Basic qualifications

 

  • 2+years’ experience delivering AWS or Azure public cloud services in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Proficiency in AWS or Azure services with relevant associated certifications
  • Relevant degree or diploma programme of study
  • Project, program or service delivery management experience in virtual/cloud infrastructures
  • Proven experience of working within supplier-led service delivery models
  • Proven ability to succeed in collaborative work environments using Agile methodologies

 

Preferred qualifications

 

  • 5+years’ experience delivering AWS or Azure public cloud services in a large-scale enterprise environment
  • Expert level knowledge of Azure or AWS with associated certifications
  • PowerBI, Service Now, or JIRA platform skills would be beneficial
  • Experience with one or more Infrastructure as Code Languages: Terraform or CloudFormation

 

 

Additional Information

 

As well as a competitive salary and a yearly bonus we offer benefits package which includes:

 

  • Option to work remotely within Spain even up to 100% - you choose
  • Flexible working hours
  • Wide range of internal and external trainings
  • Free English and Spanish classes depending on the needs
  • Ticket restaurant
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan - after 1 year in the company
  • Referral bonus if you bring other talented people like you
  • Special banking and insurance conditions
  • Exclusive Employees discounts

 

Primary work location is Barcelona, Poblenou. Option to telework from any location within Spain territory is also feasible.

 

This role requires occasional travel.

 

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

 

Please apply with your CV in English.

 

 

Who we are

 

Looking for a challenging and inspiring work environment where you can make a difference? At Zurich millions of individuals and businesses place their trust in our products and services every day. Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, enabling, businesses and communities to face a world of risk with confidence. Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. It’s a big challenge, but you will be supported by a world-class team who believe in helping you to reach your full potential and deliver on our promises.

 

So be challenged. Be inspired. Help us make a difference.

 

At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

 

Why Zurich

 

At Zurich, we like to think outside the box and challenge the status quo. We take an optimistic approach by focusing on the positives and constantly asking What can go right? 

We are an equal opportunity employer who knows that each employee is unique - that’s what makes our team so great! 
Join us as we constantly explore new ways to protect our customers and the planet.
 

  • Location(s):  ES - Barcelona 
  • Remote working: Yes
  • Schedule: Full Time
  • Recruiter name: Laura Santamaría Rodríguez
  • Closing date:

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