Cloud Infrastructure Developer (Plymouth, Full time)

About Us

Established in 2008, we are a growing solutions and software engineering company operating out of our HQ in the Plymouth Science Park. We provide our public and private sector clients with a portfolio of skills and services including: Software Engineering, Cloud Transitioning, Solutions Architecture and Systems Integration.

Rowe IT is an exciting, progressive business which has developed strong working relationships with its clients.  At the heart of this is its staff; people who believe in collaboration and have passion and pride in what they achieve.  As a part of this you will have the opportunity to flexibly work in a modern, vibrant office and expand your knowledge and skills into exciting new areas.  As Rowe IT grows, we will ensure you do too.

Your Role

Based in our Plymouth HQ, you will be working as part of a multi-skilled team to deliver solutions to our clients based across the UK.  Your role will be hands on, involved in the design, development and delivery of our projects across the whole stack.  Activities will include:

  • Defining solutions for auto deployment, provisioning and scalability
  • Advising on use of PaaS and IaaS
  • Assisting in the technical direction of projects
  • Champion infrastructure as code philosophy
  • Working to a project schedule
  • Suggesting improvements to team processes, tooling and techniques
  • Sharing knowledge and experience with others
  • Some offsite travel and working will be required
  • Gain/Maintain AWS Certifications

Who Are You?

You are a cloud engineer looking to move to the next level, with an excellent understanding of cloud patterns and architecture.

You should be an excellent communicator and be able to collaborate and operate in dynamic agile team based environments. A growth mind-set and the ability to think creatively is essential.

Some projects will require that you undertake and be eligible for UK security clearance (BPSS or SC).

Required Skills: 

  • Configuration management experience such as Puppet, Chef or Ansible
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Experience
  • Scripting e.g. Python, Bash, Perl, Ruby, Terraform, Cloud Formation
  • CDN and internet networking
  • Supporting development teams as a Sys Admin
  • Linux
  • Docker


Desired Skills:

  • Experience of auto-scaling and provisioning
  • Web and Application Servers such as NGINX, Apache and Tomcat/Jetty
  • Agile, Scrum
  • GIT
  • Jira
  • DevOps
  • Continuous Integration systems e.g. Hudson/Jenkins
  • Logging and monitoring e.g. ELK, Stack Driver


As well as a competitive salary dependent upon experience, we also offer great benefits including:

  • 7.5% Pension contribution
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life insurance
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Training and development (including conference attendance)
  • High specification laptop and mobile phone
  • Onsite cafe

Sound good?

If you are passionate about your work, proactive and curious about new technology and solutions, we want to hear from you.  Send your CV and covering letter to


Just so you know, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or choice of mobile phone.