Job Description :
Cloud Operations & Cloud Engineer role- (Preferring local candidates)
PURPOSE

The Cloud Operations position maintains and supports cloud technology solutions with varying degrees of complexity for both our corporate functions as well as our customer-facing systems. Responsibilities include daily operations of cloud infrastructure such as planning and implementing changes, supporting development and other business requirements, enhancing monitoring, responding to events, and reviewing and optimizing cloud costs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES & OUTCOMES:
Experience using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative technical solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems, driving data-driven decisions
Support and operate AWS cloud solutions
Define the operational processes to effectively manage the cloud environment and integrate with upstream DevOps pipelines and Software as a Service applications
Identify and recommend opportunities for process and other efficiency improvements.
Has a pragmatic and practical ability of the cloud solution to be implemented. Key to this is an understanding of the issues involved in project development, the language of development teams and, therefore, the ability to engage with the development teams in the deployment of the architecture.
Evaluate the analytics from the cloud environment to make recommendations for improvements and optimization
Collaborates with stakeholders to understand emerging business needs and opportunities.
Seeks to understand what system is required to do and also what it should not do. Sets operational standards and resource usage “budgets”
Build strong relationships with business and technology partners
WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent applicable experience
4+ years of IT experience, at least 1 in infrastructure/operations roles
Must have 1+ years of experience with running production application infrastructure in AWS
Experience with open-source technology such as Linux, Jenkins, Kubernetes
Experience with security concepts and technologies (authentication, authorization, encryption, digital signature), SSL, web service proxies, etc.
Experience building and ongoing administration with DevOps pipeline tools such as Jenkins
Experience with agile development methods such as SCRUM, XP, and/or SAFe Agile
Experience with configuration management platforms such as Terraform
Familiarity with network security, encryption technology, and troubleshooting network issues (bj268u)
KNOWLEDGE OF
Cloud technology and associated providers, software and services
Experience with Office365/Azure beneficial

SKILLS AND ABILITIES IN:KNOWLEDGE OF
Verbal and written communication skills
Handling business-critical systems support
Assessment and decision-making skills
Relationship building both within the organization and with external sources
Presentation and facilitation skills
Analytical
Deductive and inductive reasoning
Critical thinking
Forward thinking
Technical Expertise