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Cloud Engineer-Nashville TN in Nashville, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/31/2018

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Job Description

Position Overview
We're looking for an experienced and talented Cloud Engineer. In this role, you'll be working on various projects for an array of applications taking advantage of emerging Cloud Technologies to provide improved application resiliency and the ability for customers to self-serve.

Responsibilities
  • Design, develop and deliver scalable and automated services architecture
  • Develop APIs to simplify service consumption by end-users and engineers
  • Create software delivery pipelines for various enterprise customers and services
  • Enable resilience and high availability for numerous platforms, from bleeding-edge cloud applications to on-premise legacy environments
  • Ensure full-stack software solutions are architected and delivered using industry-leading DevOps best practices and technologies
  • Collaborate to define best practices and standards around DevOps and service resilience
  • Create reusable automation libraries that can be applied across the enterprise
  • Determine HA/DR, Security, Capacity, and Compliance strategies for existing and new applications
  • Develop usage standards, user self-service designs, and reporting on application KPIs
  • Create solutions to generate metrics to facilitate a deep understanding of the service
  • Optimize and support our existing public cloud or data center based solutions and workloads


Minimum Qualifications
  • 5+ years building full-stack software solutions, architected and delivered using industry-leading DevOps best practices and technologies
  • 2+ years of full-stack IT experience: *nix, Windows, hardware, network/firewall concepts, public cloud services, LDAP/Active Directory, DNS, automation tools (Puppet, Chef, Jenkins, Docker)
  • Hands-on experience with AWS (EC2, Lambda, S3, RDS, VPC, Route 53, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, ECS, and IAM)
  • Hands-on experience with Orchestration tools (Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Docker, etc.)
  • Deep understanding of security best practices and standards around cloud computing and access management
  • Hands-on experience with any of the following: Python, Java, Go, C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.js, shell scripting (Windows/*nix), Micro-services and RESTful web services
  • Experience with various database technologies (NoSQL, SQL) and data interchange formats (XML, JSON)



The Ideal Candidate
  • Deals well with ambiguous or undefined problems; ability to think abstractly and guide others
  • Comfortable performing requirements analysis, interfacing with stakeholders of various levels and documenting solutions
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to articulate technical topics to non-technical audiences both in writing, in diagrams and person
  • Demonstrable knowledge of DevOps in an Enterprise setting, both on the public cloud (AWS) / Azure and on-premise
  • Strong leadership acumen
  • Energetic team player who works well across boundaries and readily adapts to change and enjoys rapid development
  • Confident of your skills, abilities and willing to share what you know, while learning from others