Cloud Project Manager

Currently seeking a Cloud Project Manager is an AWS and GCP specialist who will play a key role in leading and managing our cloud migration projects.  You will have a proven track record of managing complex technical implementations involving changes to live services. Experience doing similar size and scale cloud migrations would be ideal.  You’ll be from a strong technical or project management background, and the ideal candidate would have excellent skills across both disciplines. 

The responsibilities are:

  • Driving cloud adoption and leading the way in first direct’s cloud journey.
  • Providing impact assessments where requested for changes related to platform, networking or pipelines.
  • Supporting the non-functional testing of new or amended services, working to complete service acceptance signoffs.
  • Working closely with the central Platform teams to ensure governance, project delivery and Architecture requirements are met.
  • Supporting continuous improvement processes and contribute to engineering best practice working with other Senior Engineers, Technical Leads, Project Managers and Scrum Masters.
  • Encouraging a DevOps culture across the first direct organisation.
  • This role is initially to run for 6 months but is expected to continue into 2022 and will sit inside IR35.