Cloud Engineer in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Cloud Engineer

Location: Open to remote

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify solutions that represent opportunities to leverage cloud services and architectures by evaluating quality attributes, technology risk, capacity variability, and other factors where a cloud native architecture solution can add benefit to the overall solution
  • Provide guidance and governance of SaaS Applications on current and new technologies or requirements that might impact business solutions
  • Lead and participate in design discussions/product architecture reviews and assist engineering teams design products that adhere to SaaS principles
  • Collaborate with application developers and architects, infrastructure engineers and architects, and operations staff to develop iteratively better cloud deployments to solve real business problems
  • Build highly available and scalable systems on cloud platforms (primarily Azure)
  • Develop automation and processes to quickly and rapidly deploy, manage, configure, and scale cloud-based systems and stacks
  • Identifying the best technical solutions that can be rolled out efficiently and, in a cost-effective manner
  • Provide expertise and advice to help teams building solutions on cloud platforms including design, planning, management, maintenance and assessing systems for potential weaknesses or issues
  • Assist in the design, setup, configuration, and migration of systems to commercial cloud environments
  • Provide support for workloads in public cloud providers, primarily Microsoft Azure.
  • Coordinate adoption of technology standards related to runtime infrastructure
  • Partner with the operations team to ensure streamlined deployment of applications and resources on the Azure platform
  • Ensure new products and updates meet requirements pre and post release.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree OR any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background
  • 5 or more years of experience in designing and implementation of complex IT systems or consulting experience with distributed applications or systems architecture
  • 3 - 5 years of experience in a Cloud Engineering or Architecture role
  • 3 or more years of practical experience with Microsoft Azure
  • 3 or more years of cloud experience, focusing on networking, infrastructure management concepts and tools
  • Understanding of SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS technologies, evaluation methodologies to help choose the right solutions
  • Experience in implementing SaaS, PaaS and IaaS Architectures
  • Experience developing automated deployment scripts and tools for system provisioning and configuration
  • Experience developing software using API calls, microservices, serverless compute
  • Experience using DevOps tools and processes; creation of CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience scripting in PowerShell, Python, Perl or other similar languages
  • Experience with software defined everything and infrastructure-as-code using cloud specific toolsets such as Terraform
  • Experience with networking, internet security architectures and protocols relevant to Cloud environments
  • Proven experience performing server, network and storage system designs and implementation
  • Practical experience in cloud cost and capacity management
  • Experience with IT compliance and risk management requirements (e.g., security, privacy, SOX, HIPAA)

Terms: $110-120K

Job Requirements

Cloud SaaS PaaS IaaS Azure networking infrastructure solutions provisioning configuration Engineer scalable