Our great Fortune 500 client in Hudson Square New York City has an immediate opening for a Azure Cloud Engineer. No corp to corp please. If you are interested please apply with resume to email@example.com.
TEAM: Cloud Platform
Locations to sit out of: New York City or Milwaukee, WI
We are looking for enthusiastic technologists who are looking to take a leadership role in cloud native technology. The Senior Cloud Platform Engineer will have the opportunity to lead efforts across the entire Cloud and DevOps Division for engineering projects, problem solving, and operational excellence. They will collaborate in architectural direction along with the Principal Engineers and provide continuous development of cloud platform capabilities while relying on advanced cloud infrastructure knowledge in problem solving opportunities. This role requires extensive public cloud experience and a exceptional level of enthusiasm of cloud native technology with a proven track record of self-motivated accomplishment. This is an exciting opportunity to build upon leadership experience in cloud computing.
Apart from being a solid technologist in cloud computing technology, the right candidate will demonstrate impeccable enterprise level behaviors and practices including architectural review, mentorship, scrum, documentation, release management, and end-user training. In building platform capabilities and services, they will enable our development community to be self-sufficient, agile, and be able to operate as responsible consumers of the cloud. The right candidate also has the ability to work beyond common conflicts experienced to transform the organization. In DevOps, they will work through opposing goals and constraining circumstances. Combined with the technical chops, they will need to possess the drive and interpersonal skills to constantly evolve the team, the platform, and revolutionize the business.
A Great Engineer loves being a part of a mature team that directly supports technical infrastructure. A great engineer understands that they are part of a team and seeks success for the team by mentoring, developing and challenging. They are someone who understands what it means to be responsible for the delivery of a service and work hard to ensure business continuity by maximizing service uptime. They are proud to engineer across a large enterprise with a passion for improving stability, consumption, and self-service. They are detail oriented, value clear and consistent communication and keep a cool, yet firm, head in every situation. They also share our mission in supporting automation, self-service, and excellence. If this is you, our Senior Cloud Platform Engineer role may be a great fit for you! We’re looking for someone who can help lead and expand our engineering group into a high performance team that delivers consistent, quality engineering services.
About the Cloud Platform Team - The public cloud platform experience is a multi cloud native environment that is built on AWS, Azure, Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, Ansible and other open source projects. Our platforms are multi-tenant environments utilized to run mission-critical workloads at enterprise scale and are currently used by thousands of developers across hundreds of teams.
Build, improve, and perhaps reimagine platform capabilities and services while addressing a variety of technical needs & issues including automation/self-service, security concerns around identity & access, data protection, CICD security, high availability, monitoring, scalability, self-healing, and effective cost postures
Develop Infra as Code for platform capabilities and services using Terraform, Lambda, Kubernetes native deployments, & Docker for the entire Lifecycle of application and infrastructure
Lead in the execution and development of key projects and initiatives. Examples may include IaaS automation, cost management, security auto-remediation, IAM role, and policy management
Operate as a leader of specific team tracks to plan, execute and release features and future capability
Be a technology leader & drive innovation by scouting the market for new technologies, tools and quickly prototype to ensure that the platform is constantly evolving in its capability
Mastery of traditional or cloud computing including Networking, Compute, Storage, Development, Data, Operations, or Security
Demonstrated advanced experience with Infra as Code concepts and tooling including Ansible, Terraform, Python, JSON, and YAML
Experience with modern deployment methodology and tooling
Advanced proficiency with modern development and scripting languages (Python, Golang, JS, .Net Core)
Strong planning, documentation and practices are required
Demonstrated implementation of high-availability concepts
Ability to teach, mentor, and collaborate in a team environment. Project tracks may include 5-7 engineers at a time
Experience in analyzing performance and availability metrics, and deriving course of action to remediate issues and failures
Excellent troubleshooting skills within area of expertise.
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