Cloud System Engineer

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Contract

Post Date: 07/05/2017 Job ID: 14813 Industry: Network Professional

Cloud System Engineer
Pittsburgh, PA

Currently seeking a Cloud System Engineer for an opening in the Pittsburgh, PA area.

The Cloud System Engineer will assist with daily operations, continued advancement, and project management pertaining to company's public cloud infrastructure. 

Responsibilities of the Cloud System Engineer

  • Innovate and advance IT and businesses into the emerging cloud computing era.

  • Create cloud infrastructure designs and guide the development/implementation of cloud applications, systems, and processes.

  • Participate in the installation/de-installation of virtual servers in external Cloud provider’s infrastructure.

  • Assist in providing reliable and efficient operation of the technical infrastructure necessary to support local, regional, and global businesses

  • Participate in problem resolution activities in support of the technical infrastructure in cooperation with colleagues around the globe.

  • Act as a member of the IT Platform and Infrastructure Virtualization/Cloud Technology team by sharing information with colleagues, contractors, managed services employees, and conducting training or mentoring as needed.

Requirements of the Cloud Engineer

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 8+ years OR Master’s Degree with 6+ years OR Doctorate with 1-3 years OR 8-11 years applicable business experience.
  • 1.5+ years of configuration and deployment experience on Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or equivalent public cloud provider platforms. 
  • Proficient in the following AWS technologies:
    • EC2
    • EBS
    • ELB
    • auto scaling
    • VPC
    • S3
    • CloudWatch
    • IAM 
  • Knowledge of the following AWS technologies:
    • Elastic Beanstalk
    • Lambda
    • Glacier
    • EFS
    • Direct Connect
    • SQS
    • SNS
    • CloudFormation
  • Scripting experience with languages such as:
    • BASH
    • Perl
    • Ruby
    • Python
    • PowerShell
  • Infrastructure automation experience using technologies such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible
  • Advanced network and security knowledge 
  • AWS certification(s) preferred


Cloud System Engineer - 14813


Travis Heider
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