Cloud Operations Engineer at AutoRek (Glasgow, UK)

Cloud Operations Engineer at AutoRek (Glasgow, UK)

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Location: Glasgow, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-11-24 05:00:58

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AutoRek is a leading provider of financial controls, regulatory reporting, and data management software. Established in 1994, we are a fast paced and innovative FinTech with a customer base made up of some of the world’s leading financial services companies and we continue to go from strength to strength.

We have set ourselves some ambitious but exciting objectives for the coming years, including significantly growing our customer base within the UK and Internationally. We know to achieve our objectives we need the right people to join our fantastic team.

The role

We are seeking a talented Cloud Operations Engineer to join our Cloud Operations team. This team was formed in 2020 with the objective to make improvements to our Cloud offering for our customers and internal stakeholders. The team is currently focusing on the automation of deployments and robust management and monitoring of Cloud environments and internal systems.

Working with a team of experienced engineers, you will play an important part in building out and expanding the capability of this team. You will be hands-on technical whilst also establishing strong working relationships across our business and with our external cloud providers. The role is varied and challenging and is an exciting opportunity to join our ambitious and innovative team.

The team is currently working remotely with occasional days in the office.

The person

We encourage applications from individuals with 2+ years’ experience in any of the following areas: DevOps, Cloud Operations, Infrastructure, or 2nd/3rd line technical/application support. We are keen to speak you if you have a background in managing and monitoring cloud environments, are experienced in the automation of both system and software related tasks, and/or have a strong understanding of MSSQL and Database Administration concepts.

The ideal person will be motivated to produce elegant & efficient solutions to problems through scripting & automation; why do something twice if you can automate it once?


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in similar role
  • Have the personal attitude and behaviours that represent the company values: Respect, Caring, Honesty, Ambition, One Team and Pride.
  • Scripting/Automation (PowerShell, Ansible, Azure DevOps Pipelines, Terraform, GitHub Actions etc.)
  • Windows sysadmin
  • Azure
  • SQL Server / Azure SQL
  • Team player with a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Solid experience in managing conflicting priorities


  • Professional certifications in any of the following:
  • Azure
  • SQL Server
  • DevOps
  • Linux administration experience

Why AutoRek?

We offer a competitive salary, private healthcare, income protection and life cover. In addition, we know that there is more to life than work; we pride ourselves in fostering not just “a workplace”, but a community in which our primary value is “People First”. We want to support everyone in achieving their career aspirations and promote a culture of learning, developing, and sharing knowledge. Everyone across the business plays a part in driving innovation and we encourage the whole team to take an active part in progressing the business. To top it all off, you will work with a fantastic group of people who you can get to know at the many social activities throughout the year, including our now legendary annual away-day.

The Process

If this sounds like a team you want to be part of, then apply today. We aim to be in touch with those progressing to interview within 72 hours of receiving your application. Currently all interviews will be conducted via Microsoft Teams.

Please note, only applicants progressing to the next stage will be contacted.

AutoRek is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals.