Job Description

Are you passionate about system and networking concepts? Would you like to work for a company that values its employees? If so, this is the ideal opportunity for you! We are currently searching for a Cloud Operations Engineer to be part of our clients’ team of professionals that specialize in the service solution and software industry.

Your tasks as a Cloud Operations Engineer:

  • Collaborate with other Infrastructure team members, Development and QA to maintain and execute the deployment strategy
  • Participate in building and maintenance of resilient, secure, and efficient SaaS application platforms
  • Automate deployment, monitoring, management and incident response
  • Monitor site stability and performance and troubleshoot site issues
  • Scale infrastructure to meet rapidly increasing demand
  • Troubleshoot application integration issues with development teams
  • Participate in on-call rotation
  • Set up and maintain the cloud environment
  • Design, implement, and deploy complex AWS-based workloads from initial architecture and design through development, testing, and deployment
  • Participate in architectural discussions & requirements gathering to ensure customer success on the AWS platform

The required qualifications for the Cloud Operations Engineer position:

  • Must be a fast learner with the ability to adapt to new technologies
  • Have an eye to improving efficiencies and a commitment to creative problem-solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and teaming skills – ability to set and enforce processes.
  • Must be proactive and effective verbal and written communicator with technical and non-technical teammates
  • Have a highly detail oriented with strong time management and prioritization skills
  • Must be able to work effectively with minimal supervision and under pressure with tight deadlines
  • Must have the ability to operate in an agile, entrepreneurial start-up environment

The required qualifications for the cloud operations engineer position:

  • The chosen candidate must have experience in 24×7 production operations, preferably supporting a highly available environment for a SaaS or cloud service provider
  • Must have 3 to 5 years of professional work or internship experience
  • Systems administration and configuration management automation expertise is a must (Example, Chef)
  • Have knowledge of cloud infrastructure environments (AWS or Azure)
  • Preference to 3+ years hands on experience of AWS cloud
  • Windows and(or) Linux administration experience
  • Release automation (TFS, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Experience using MS PowerShell and Linux Shell scripting languages for automation purposes
  • Solid knowledge of DevOps Software Development Lifecycle and DevOps practices (preferable with Ansible, Cloud formation or Terraform experience)
  • Strong understanding of system and networking concepts and troubleshooting techniques
  • Cloud Infrastructure Certification (i.e. AWS) preferred

What we offer you as a Cloud operations engineer:

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Choice of basic or enhanced health benefit plans, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid parking
  • 3 weeks’ paid vacation
  • 1 paid annual volunteer day
  • Cool company events and team building activities (racing team, squash league, softball team, hackathons)

Don’t miss this opportunity, apply now!