Who we are:

Technology Services at QBE is changing – fast. In a world that also throws out it’s unexpected twists and turns, QBE technology has been pushed to the forefront of the business value chain.

QBE’s investment in its platform and services have created a natural continuity environment that has elevated technology delivery even closer to the heart of its business value chain. This also allows its colleagues to set themselves up for a true work/life balance approach to their day to day and a healthy appetite for discovery, innovation and continuous improvement.

Our journey continues and the need for future proof thinking is greater than ever. Understanding the business needs and desired outcomes remains of upmost importance and will be key to the next phases of both of our growth as professionals.

The Opportunity:

As a Cloud Engineer you will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing services for the cloud platform, principally Azure, as part of the Cloud Services Team (CST). Working with Product Owners you will enable these services to support the business to unlock value from cloud.

You will be part of a globally dispersed team working flexibly to support incidents and change in line with business priorities.  The CST supports a remote first principle and work life balance. The role reports to the Cloud Engineer – Team Leader.

Your responsibilities for this role may include, but are not limited to:

Foundation – Cloud Engineer

  • Improves the performance of the service/feature through end-to-end ownership

  • Ensures software continually meets the needs of the business and user

  • Improves quality and removes toil through code and automation

  • Builds security upfront into the services/features available

Leadership – Servant Leadership

  • Promotes collaborative habits and behaviours in the team

  • Helps the team self-improve it’s working practices

  • Enables safe failure in a blame free culture

  • A champion for the team’s culture and successes

Learning Culture – Growth Mindset

  • Foster a positive learning and growth environment

  • Support the team to continually develop skills & grow as individuals and a team

  • Embracing change as a growth opportunity

  • Supporting the team to stay relevant and current in any field of interest

Ways of Working – Agile Delivery

  • Enables delivering value in a continuous and iterative way

  • Supports working in partnership with other teams

  • Enables knowledge sharing, skills transfer and delivery

  • Builds trust and confidence by working in the open

Technical – T-Shaped Abilities

  • Supporting and encouraging anyone to work in any discipline 

  • Uplifting the team to work on increasing range of opportunities

  • Able to influence widely and collectively

  • Remove constraints in anyone delivering any piece of work

You will need to be able to display you have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Experience as a Cloud Engineer delivering sustainable and scalable application/infrastructure using Agile

  • Experience of using Infrastructure as code (IaC) (preferably Terraform)

  • Working with a variety of program languages, e.g. Python, Go or PowerShell

  • Delivering new services/features via an agile DevOps approach 

  • Microsoft Azure platform, Information security for the cloud, e.g. firewalls

  • Good practices in coding and automation processes and ways of working

At QBE, we view our people as our most precious asset. We understand the importance of fostering a work environment that is responsive to the changing needs of today’s workforce. QBE aims to build a workplace that is fair and inclusive because we want to attract and retain the best people to do the job. We’re ‘Happy to talk Flexible Working’.

If you are serious about your technology career and disrupting the ‘norm’ then please apply today.  


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Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

We are an international insurer and reinsurer offering a diverse portfolio of commercial, personal and specialty products, as well as risk management solutions. Our product portfolio includes property, motor, crop, energy, marine and aviation. We employee a team of more than 11,800 people, in 27 countries around the world.

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