Cloud Applications Specialist at MainOne Cable Nigeria

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Cloud Applications Specialist

: Lagos, Nigeria
Department: Technical
Reporting Line: Cloud Solutions Manager


  • The Cloud Applications Specialist will be responsible for the design and development of distributed software modules that integrate with and support the cloud service offering.

The specific responsibilities shall include :

  • Working with the Cloud Services team to ensure that cloud development and implementation projects are delivered on time, within scope and according to defined quality specifications.
  • Complying with internal processes and procedures to ensure customer satisfaction and service level objectives (SLO) are met.
  • Design and development of cloud ready applications and hybrid cloud strategies for existing customers that leverage the public cloud e.g Azure

Communications and Work Relationships:

  • The successful candidate will be required to work closely with the:
  • Technical team (IP ,Operations Support, Technical Sales)
  • Information Technology (IT) team
  • Service Delivery team
  • Sales team


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Sciences, Information Management or related engineering field is preferred
  • ITIL, Prince2/PMP certifications are strongly desired.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a virtualization environment.

Competencies Required:

  • Experience with Microsoft public, hybrid and private cloud will be an added advantage
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience – architecture and deploying of Web Services on SOA platform
  • Expert user of Shell, VBScript, PHP, Python, Java
  • Experienced with software development methodologies
  • Track record of successful project delivery.
  • Must have Windows/Linux/Unix skills.
  • Four years or more of IT Service Management, data centre, server, and storage management, virtualization, networking, systems management, and project management are recommended.
  • Strong Cloud experience skills (AWS or Azure)
  • Good understanding of Windows Server and Active directory.
  • Powershell scripting experience will be an added advantage.
  • Certifications in Linux, Hyper-V, Windows Server, Microsoft System Centre, VMware, Storage, and other Cloud Technologies considered a plus for this position.
  • Excellent customer engagement skills
  • Innovation skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Demands of the Job:

  • Ability to work long hours and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidate should:
Click here to apply online

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