Cloud Network Engineer - Galway

  • Job Ref: 5642
  • Location: Galway, Ireland
  • Type: Contract



  • Knowledge of cloud networking and security in AWS and Azure
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code, templates, and source control
  • Knowledge of network protocols such as TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL/TLS, DNS
  • Knowledge of routing, firewalls, load balancing, and web proxies
  • Strong problem-solving skills and willingness to “deep dive”
  • Some Python programming experience and ability to use APIs such as boto3
  • Operational experience supporting distributed systems in a production environment
  • Experience with monitoring and metrics collection with intent on continuous improvement
  • Proficient with Linux systems, the command line, and an editor


What you will be doing:

  • Providing operational support and participate on an on-call rotation
  • Proactive focus on improving the reliability of the network and related infrastructure services
  • Improving monitoring, alerting, observability of the network
  • Reviewing logs and metrics for network capacity trends
  • Creating well-written documentation and root cause analyses (RCA)
  • Troubleshooting connectivity and performance issues with application teams
  • Identifying gaps and missing capabilities in our product portfolio and drive improvements


What we need:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent experience with at least 4+ years of IT experience
  • Comfortable in a customer-facing role with excellent communication skills
  • 1+ years hands-on experience with AWS and/or Azure; certifications desirable

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers