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Cloud Architect

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Role Description

As a cloud engineer you will be an IT professional who is in charge of all technicalities connected to the growing cloud infrastructure of a company. Your roles can vary from being a cloud architect to developer, ensuring the everyday-used technology, such as streaming services, are run and administrated well.


This job requires a good knowledge of programming languages and different operating systems, such as Linux, which physics students usually learn about during their studies.


Student Case Studies

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Starting salary £35,000 to £45,000
Senior position £50,000 to £60,000+

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Usually 9am to 5pm, overtime might be needed for some projects.

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Cloud Engineers are in very high demand and can expect high salary as well as significant progression during their careers.

Skills Valued by Employers

  • Ability to learn and develop new tech skills as required
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently to deliver objectives
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Experience in system maintenance, recovery and administration across Linux and Windows
  • Experience with programming languages, such as Python
  • Knowing when to take initiative, speak up and to be prepared to do so


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