Job Description :
Job Details:
Job title: Cloud Migration Engineer
Location: Denver CO
Duration: Full time
Visa: GC/USC

Job description
Client is a fast-growing Denver based IT Company. Client is looking for a cloud migration engineer. The Cloud Migration Engineer plans and executes the migration of applications from legacy infrastructure to public and private cloud environments. This is a hands-on position requiring solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Core Responsibilities
Migration of infrastructure, data and applications out of legacy data centers into cloud and hybrid environments (public and private)
Analyze systems and identify problems, evaluate, design solutions, and document.
Develop, automate and implement operations best practices for virtualization environments
Test and troubleshoot migrated systems on virtualized architecture
Conduct performance testing of virtualized architecture
Quickly adapt to several functional environments and meet deadlines
Maintain cloud industry standards
Provide recommendations for emerging technologies related to cloud
Core Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Strong knowledge of legacy infrastructure configurations, public clouds (Amazon Web Services (AWS) and/or Microsoft Azure), and VMWare
Proficient with data migrations strategies including SnapMirror, Storage Area Network (SAN) replication, Powershell, Service Management Automation, and VEAM.
Proficient with application migrations including facilitating post-migration testing.
Strong debugging and systems analysis skills to be able to identify and quickly resolve/mitigate issues
Experience with security best practices in server configuration, tool development, and access controls
Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Hyper-V, Docker, Virtual Box, Kubernetes, Kubectl)
Experience with Netflix Asgard and Eureka
Experience with OpenStack
Experience in deploying microservices
Experience with automation software (e.g., Puppet, cfengine, Chef)
Familiarity with Load Balancers, Autoscaling, and Firewall
Candidate should have an AWS certification.