Location: Remote within US or On Site in St. Paul, MN
Sr. Cloud Engineer - Job Duties/Responsibilities:
•Assist with the design and building of reliable, fault tolerant cloud infrastructure
following industry best practices.
•Perform hands on management of cloud infrastructure
•Document cloud infrastructure and policies
•Identify automation opportunities and implement using tools such as Ansible, vRealize, Terraform, cloud formation templates, and other similar tools.
•Work with Projects to help them adopt cloud infrastructure and services in order to reduce cost and deployment times.
•Mentor and train other members
•Understand on-premise policies, solutions, and technologies and integrate with the
cloud infrastructure where applicable.
•Understanding cloud security best practices and work with Security teams to design
and implement a security infrastructure
•Serve as a technical point of contract for cloud services and help with
communication of cloud services to projects
•Perform other duties as required.
•Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science,
Information Technology, or a related field. Equivalent experience considered in lieu
•AWS Solutions Architect ? Associate, Professional (preferred)
•Red Hat Certified System Administrator (preferred)
•3 years of solid AWS experience
•5-7 years of overall IT experience
•5 years of scripting/automation experience
•Working knowledge of service, networking and storage concepts
•Understanding of Active Directory and Active Directory Federation Sevices
•Experience working in VMWare environment
•Linux (Redhat/Centos) experience
•Excellent organization and communication skills, both written and verbal
•Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior-level personnel and
•Ability to work well both independently and in teams
•Ability to multi-task and to prioritize rapidly-changing task assignments
•Experience working in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment
Additional preferred experience:
•Use of automation tools such as ansible, puppet, and chef strongly preferred
•Experience with vRealize
•Experience with Terraform
•Experience with Federal security best practices
•Working knowledge of virtualization technologies and shared infrastructure.
•Good scripting skills using shell and/or python.
•Experience with load balancers and firewalls
•Experience working in an ITIL environment
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age (40 and over), gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected classification under federal and state law.
Bash (Scripting Language)
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