Cloud Engineer

Be part of our exciting journey to the cloud, where we’re aiming to…

  • Modernize and consolidate our IT infrastructure
  • Automate workloads
  • Pursue next-generation innovation

What experience we’re looking for to do this?

  • Diploma/Degree in IT & Relevant Vendor Cloud certification (Microsoft, Amazon or Google) 
  • 5+ years experience in a systems or server engineer role, including managing a cloud environment with technologies such as:
  • Windows and Linux OS
  • Docker/Kubernetes
  • Hyperscaler Cloud Provider Knowledge (AWS, Azure, Google, OCI)
  • Understanding on how networks connect between on-Prem and Cloud
  • Understanding of Cloud Native technologies
  • SQL knowledge is advantages
  • Experience with Dev/ops tool advantageous

A day in your life?

  • Translate the high level solution design with the Architects into a physical design that can be implemented. This will be directed by the standard that have been confirmed. Ensure that security standard are meet.
  • Implement the low level design with in the hybrid cloud environment.
  • Ensure that all documentation is completed and the environment Handed over, including DR and support documentation.
  • Ensure all implementation processes are repeatable.
  • Assist the support team as an escalation engineer to correct issues that have been identified.
  • Assist in the knowledge transfer to the reset of the team to ensure that the team, including support has a working knowledge of the area.
  • Understanding and communicating the impact of designs on the cloud billing.
Mr Price Group Limited is an omni-channel, fashion value retailer. The Group retails Apparel, Homeware and Sportsware and is one of the fastest growing retailers in South Africa. We love where we work, and we think you will, too. We're on a mission. A mission to be the best. We pride ourselves on our fast-moving, fast-working and collaborative culture. Our people are our success, and that's why we love people with a point of view. We hire for attitude and train for skill - so, what does that mean for you? It means that if you're passionate and you have a great attitude, then you're one step closer to joining our family. We're a company made up of free-thinkers, doers, makers, creators, crafters, art lovers, tech heads, planners, disruptors, wordsmiths, number crunchers, pun enthusiasts, engineers, left and right-brainers, award winners ... you get the picture. We take our work seriously. But ourselves? Not so much.