Job Description :

Job Title: Sr. Cloud Architect

Atlanta, GA

12 Months Contract


  1. Kubernetes (great place to start!)
  2. Any type of development - java, python, C++ , JSON. As long as put themselves in the position of the developer and understand struggles/challenges and communicate with developers to help interact in Kubernetes environment
  3. ROSA experience/knowledge is a cherry on top

Don's team - need ROSA/Kubernetes Infrastructure Developers/Engineers W/ Development Background



The Containerization/OpenShift Engineer will provide technical leadership for technical design, planning, implementation of Delta's Red Hat OpenShift / ROSA (Red Hat OpenShift on AWS) integration, including both infrastructure and security integrations.

OpenShift / ROSA responsibilities include evaluation of new Kubernetes, Istio, OpenShift technologies, and automation and tooling of these environments to support Developer Self-Service (DevOps) capabilities for deployment of complex, multi-tiered application environments into AWS.

The Containerization/OpenShift Engineer will provide leadership and direction for these technology areas, mentoring team members to drive organizational maturity.

The Containerization/OpenShift Engineer will also consult with development teams to ensure platform fit aligned to the business application requirements.

Additionally, understanding of APIs, micro-services development, containers and supporting platform technologies also required.

This position reports to the Director of Cloud Platforms and Solutions Engineering within the Infrastructure & Reliability organization.

Responsibilities In This Role:

  • Provide technical leadership and design expertise for ROSA-AWS integration.
  • Define standards and patterns for efficient and consistent container deployments.
  • Consult with Product Development teams on efficient, pattern-based container deployments, namespace design and sizing.
  • Define best practices and patterns for use of Service Mesh.
  • Help define layout and usage patterns for OpenShift Operators.
  • Ensure Security-by-Design is a foundational component of every deployed workload.
  • Contribute to creation, management and upkeep of Intranet FAQs, User guides and Knowledgebase, standards and build documents for ROSA-AWS integration and platform deployment patterns.
  • Provide leadership in identifying new concepts, ideas, techniques, and technology assistance (best practices, guidelines and design patterns for supported technologies).
  • Perform cost benefit analysis to determine best system architectures.
  • Aid development of ROSA Platform Usage Statistics and Reporting dashboards for account owners.
  • Mentor engineering and development staff on public cloud integration design and hygiene, driving quality, consistency, resiliency, security and supportability into designs.
  • Design and maintain standard templates, reference architectures, and design patterns that aid other Platform/Cloud Engineers in development of standards-based designs.


  • 4+ years of experience in design and implementation of large enterprise Containerization environments.
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience consulting & designing optimized, secure and cost effective container deployments.
  • Kubernetes and/or RH OpenShift Certifications preferred.
  • Deep understanding of Kubernetes, Cloud Container services, or Red Hat OpenShift.
  • Experience designing and building container platform automation.
  • Fluency with one or more scripting/coding languages such as Java, JavaScript, REST, JSON, Python, bash.
  • Solid working knowledge of K8/OpenShift networking and public cloud network integrations.
  • Experience implementing and leveraging the logging and monitoring solutions, such as Grafana and/or Prometheus.
  • Experience in cloud native architectures and micro-services design.
  • Understanding of the shared responsibility model in AWS.
  • Proven record of accomplishments in major enterprise level projects.
  • Experience in design of complex distributed systems environments.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
  • Ability to clearly communicate and present to various levels of the organization.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Independent and self-motivated and very thorough worker.

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