Cloud Engineer

  • Job Reference: 174660548-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2020
  • Recruiter: The Cadre Agency
  • Location: Memphis, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: System Administration, Education/Training
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

DESCRIPTION

The Cloud Engineer will be skilled in technical infrastructure support and configuring and maintaining solutions based in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. Perform a variety of solutions configuration and maintenance, system spin-up or spin-down, security configuration, support, and training to ensure end-user efficiency and network performance meet company and user requirements. Perform responsibilities in accordance with all company standards, policies and procedures.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Setup Azure and AWS cloud environments for storing and processing data
Ensure high availability of our infrastructure and create a state of the art, scalable platform
Develop reporting for these cloud-based environments to meet the security, performance, and monitoring requirements
Provide support and troubleshooting
Make recommendations to the team about tools to be used for cloud environments and implement tools that have been approved
Help to identify and fix bottlenecks in the cloud
Implement and rollout management tools for cloud-based services
Develop test scenarios for stress testing services
Develop infrastructure to dynamically scale services
Performance analysis, proactive troubleshooting and capacity planning
Update process documentation - ensure documentation of entire environment is current
Review environment and execute initiatives to reduce failures, defects, and improving overall performance
Communicate with peers and managers regarding administration issues
Work with other System Administrators on maintenance and troubleshooting of environment
Maintain accurate inventory of cloud resources
Coordinate research, implementation and deployment of security and performance upgrades as assigned by management
Cross train other department employees to ensure best support for all users
Other duties as assigned

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Experience

3 plus years of experience in system administration and architecture in MS Azure and AWS
Advanced Infrastructure support skills, including Server, Storage, Networking, and Security
Excellent communication and organizational skills are required
Ability to interact effectively with other Bank colleagues
Must be able to work in a team environment and adapt to change
Must be customer / service focused

Key Competencies

Must possess hands on knowledge of MS Azure
Must possess hands on knowledge of AWS
Must possess knowledge of Windows Server infrastructure
Must possess knowledge of Linux Server infrastructure
Must possess knowledge of Storage solutions
Must possess knowledge of Networking
Must possess knowledge of Security
Consistently follow policies and procedures.
Must have the ability to maintain confidentiality.
Exhibit a positive " can do" attitude.
Accept responsibility for and execute efficiently to meet deadlines.
Recognize when a high sense of urgency is required.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy skills are essential.
Proficient written and verbal skills.
Ability to communicate technical information to nontechnical personnel.
Honest, dependable, respectful of others and carry high ethical standards.
Customer focused mindset.
Must be a team player.

Education

Bachelor' s Degree