Cloud Infrastructure & EUC

As data storage evolves, so do the demands of the job market in providing invaluable support to maintain the technology behind it. Cloud Infrastructure and EUC jobs are required across any industry sector which makes use of cloud technology, and the team at Salt can help connect you with the right role to suit your skills.

Jobs: Cloud Infrastructure & EUC

Job Industry: Cloud Infrastructure & EUC

Global leading Client is currently recruiting for a CPQ Lead Consultant who has hands on experience in CPQ Package implementations and Configure price quote concepts. Based in London, 6 Month…

Greater London

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Global leading Client is currently recruiting for an AEM Adobe Experience Management project / Programme Delivery lead who has hands on experience with cloud platforms within banking implementations. Based in…

Greater London

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Global leading Client is currently recruiting for an Oracle Functional Lead who has experience with Oracle order management and Oracle sales cycle. Based in Amsterdam, 6 Month rolling contract paying…

Europe

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Azure SME ,Cloud Application Expert - Banking - Azure/CICD/.NET, JavaScript, Microservices, Kubernetes - Brussels Rate: 800 - 900 Duration: 6 months initial contract We are looking for a Azure Cloud…

Europe

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£800 - £900 per day

Junior Office 365 Engineer | Putney - London | Contract | 6 months | £275-325 p/day d.o.e My client are looking for a junior Office 365 engineer, you will need…

Greater London

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£0.00 - £300.00 per day

Office 365 Engineer | Putney - London | Contract | 6 months | £450-465p/day d.o.e My client are looking for an experienced Office 365 engineer who has experience with hands…

Greater London

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£0.00 - £475.00 per day

Application Discovery Analyst - Contract | London | 1 month We are currently looking for an Application Discovery Analyst for an initial 1 month contract in London with some allowance…

Greater London

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£275 - £300.00 per day

Windows 10 Build Engineer x4 - Contract | 6 weeks | London with travel within UK We are currently looking for 4 Windows 10 Build Engineers to work an initial…

Greater London

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£125 - £150 per day

Microsoft Modern Workplace Architect - Office 365 | Enterprise Mobility & Security | Contract | 6 months We are currently looking for a Microsoft Modern Workplace Architect with significant expertise…

Greater London

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£550 - £600.00 per day

Global leading Client is currently recruiting for Analytics consultant with Hands on experience in Python and Visualisation tools. Based in Mechelen Belgium, 6 month rolling Contract paying up 550 Euros…

Europe

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Global leading Client is currently recruiting for Azure Cloud Engineer who has experience with Azure Cloud services and Azure SQL. Based in Brentford, 6 month rolling Contract. Experience and skills…

Greater London

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Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Senior DevOps Azure Cloud Architect that has experience in Azure platform, Cloud Solution Design and DevOps. Based in London on a 6-month…

Greater London

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What is Cloud Infrastructure?

Cloud Infrastructure is the term used to describe the overarching systems behind any cloud storage system. This comprises both the physical components, such as servers, to the front-end software, such as Azure or Openstack, which lets users access their files.

Since the inception of cloud computing in the mid-2000s, the storage systems have become increasingly widespread and just as intricate to understand. Similarly, the jobs required to keep Cloud Infrastructure running have diversified along with the technology itself, splitting into three distinct areas: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Platform as a Service (PaaS).

Put simply, IaaS cloud providers offer businesses the host applications, operating systems, and development programs, while looking after the hardware themselves. As such, IaaS Specialists have similar skillsets to IT admin staff, since these services are mainly employed for storage, websites hosting, and data processing.

SaaS is a simplified form of cloud infrastructure, which keeps the management of all software and hardware in the hands of the vendor. SaaS programs generally take the form of web apps, from office software packages to email providers and CRM systems.

PaaS careers are an ideal pivot for anyone already working as a developer, as the cloud infrastructure provided allows users to create their own applications to test and run on the cloud. This removes any need to keep any costly server space in-house, allowing staff to focus on their day-to-day development tasks rather than maintenance.

What is EUC?

EUC stands for end-user computing, which is a term used to describe all front-end computer functions. Also termed as Modern Workplace transformations, EUC transformations allow for much better collaboration and communication between users with increased functionality through modern applications.

In the context of cloud infrastructure, EUC functionality is most frequently seen through the use of virtual desktops. This means that desktops, used by any operating system, are saved in the cloud and cast to the devices of any user within an organisation. Designing these systems is the role of a cloud architect, who conceives and develops storage solutions for EUC systems to maximise engagement and make user experience as simple and intuitive as possible.

Opportunity

According to the most recent statistics, 83% of companies will be running their operations via cloud technology by the start of the next decade. The move away from bulky physical servers to remote storage has obvious benefits, and while jobs in server maintenance may be dying out, as a result, there is ample opportunity to transfer these skills to jobs in Cloud Infrastructure. Both jobs require knowledge of data management, IT systems and operations, and a background in computer science. Furthermore, as more industries and companies embrace cloud storage for their day to day IT usage, the need to maintain and, in higher roles, completely design cloud storage systems will only increase.

  • Recent changes in the sector

    The shift to cloud storage and infrastructure has been huge, with the popularity of Cloud Infrastructure for businesses growing exponentially since the technology was first introduced. Indeed, the cloud computing market is now worth hundreds of billions of dollars, as major tech companies introduce their own cloud storage systems. Many businesses are also beginning to use more than one cloud storage system at a time, so roles in Cloud Infrastructure require an increasing level of versatility.

  • Future prospects

    Competition between cloud storage providers is likely to fuel demand for jobs. Between the popularity of Amazon’s AWS service, Microsoft 365, and Google Drive, for example, the responsibility of cloud architects to create new services and innovations is vital.

  • Salt’s advice for getting a Cloud Infrastructure or EUC job

    Interview preparation

    In an interview setting, candidates will most likely be required to discuss previous projects they have worked on. Demonstrating knowledge of the industry and cloud storage solutions will also be extremely beneficial. You should also be able to answer more general questions about managing workloads and taking charge of a team.

    Educational requirements

    Most employers will require any prospective candidates to have a degree in Computer Science, with further extensive knowledge in Mathematics and a strong grasp of written and spoken English.

Speak with Andrew Basley about Cloud Infrastructure & EUC

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