Cloud Infrastructure Engineer - Nashville- $130k + in Nashville, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Cloud Engineer- AWS/Terraform/Kubernetes

The mission of the Cloud Infrastructure Engineer is to build, secure, and maintain critical

systems while also troubleshooting, monitoring, and resolving issues in an always-up /

always-available AWS environment.

In Support of the Mission:

You will support our applications, including customer facing sales sites/internal tools,

with speed and redundancy in mind. We need a forward-thinker, someone that will

research & recommend new and unutilized technologies, and take advantage of the

extensive services AWS offers.

You will ensure that our data is valid and stored for analysis without hindering

performance for the systems that collect the data.

You will be working collaboratively with a cohesive team of engineers that are dedicated

to creating solutions with a holistic view of our organization and getting important stuff

done.

Primary Responsibilities:

● Ensure the integrity, continuity, operations, and maintenance of applications and

systems:

o Cloud infrastructure and servers

o Software applications running on the servers

o Databases

● Maintaining and updating current software and systems:

o Troubleshooting issues with Legacy applications

o Ensuring maximum uptime for all systems and applications

o Updating and creating new features on Legacy applications

● Development of new software and systems to streamline the sales and back office

processes

● Researching of new technologies/standards to aid in the team's speed of

implementation and efficiency

Looking For:

● Someone who enjoys variety in their daily work

● A strong sense of urgency coupled with the ability to separate the "signal" from the

"noise" and focus on the critical issues quickly.

● An effective communicator who is coachable and demonstrates desire for continual

growth.

● Someone that is passionate about technology and is up to date with the latest

trends.

● Self-directed creative problem solver who's not afraid to get their hands dirty and do

the work.

● Data driven decision-maker who is eager to learn, do and expand.

● An individual who will take ownership of their role and demonstrate enthusiasm,

excitement and passion for their work.

● Enjoys collaborating with a team to get the important stuff done

Knowledge and Skills

  • Designing and maintaining secure Linux web servers
  • Designing secure Docker containers according to best practices
  • Container orchestration technologies like Kubernetes, ECS, etc.
  • Sound understanding of Networking (TCP/IP, LAN, WAN, VPN)
  • Sound understanding of Firewalls, Load Balancers, Web Application Firewalls
  • Maintaining relational database systems (MySQL)
  • Experienced in Cloud Automation
  • Sound understanding of Identity & Access Management