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Cloud Engineer (Azure) ( R-00075159 )


Cloud System Engineer



Mobile, United Kingdom


Job Description:

Cloud Engineer (Azure)

We are currently seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer to join our task force to work collaboratively with colleagues and our customer. The successful Cloud Engineer will manage and optimize IaaS and PaaS elements. Candidate must be eligible to obtain SC clearance.

Are you ready for your next career challenge?

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams in the UK to address some of the most complex problems in defence, government, safety and security, and transportation. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading


  • Contain Windows servers using cloud native tooling SCOM and SCCM including:

  • Incidents

  • Problems

  • Changes

  • Working on projects to deploy new applications into the customer environment


  • Windows and general admin skills – On-prem legacy tooling

  • Experience with providing capability to the Azure services (SCOM, SCCM etc.)

  • Knowledge of Azure IaaS Services – Windows Azure Instances, availability sets

  • Azure Monitor OS & Application Insights & Dashboards / Azure Backup

  • Experience with Azure PaaS – setting up and managing – Azure Application and Web Service Plans

  • Familiar with Azure Networking – load-balancing, routing, VNETS, subnets etc., networking logging

  • Knowledge of Azure Network Peering

  • Knowledge of Azure VDI

  • Experience in Azure PaaS – setting up and managing – Azure SQL databases

  • Experience in Azure Security – firewalls, security groups, ACLS

  • Security Centre Azure native patching and Automation for windows patching

  • Familiar with Azure relay and Application Gateways

  • Awareness of FinOps / optimisation

  • Experience with Azure Devops

  • Experience with Azure DataFactory

  • Experience with Azure Keyvault

  • Experience with Azure Logging

  • IaC - Terraform, Azure ARM and Azure Automation Runbooks

  • Appreciation of cloud security


  • SC

What do we do for you?

At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme)

• Dynamic Working:

Commitment to Diversity

We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.

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