Job Openings Senior Cloud Engineer - 5516

About the job Senior Cloud Engineer - 5516

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer to join our team. This Contract to Hire position is with one of our Fortune 50 clients interested in full-time remote consultants. The ideal candidates will have the required skills listed below and will be eligible and open to be hired by our client at the end of the project’s duration. This position works alongside an existing team and leverages enterprise-level technologies and processes. If you would like to work at a company that has been recognized for its diversity and inclusion, its work to drive positive social change, and as an environmental leader, make sure you apply below.

Requirements

  • Experience in support and/or engineering for the specific technical discipline: security, database, network, collaboration, desktop, storage, backup / recovery, mainframe platforms, UNIX platforms, AS/400 platforms, Windows platforms, web engineering, Citrix, directory services, and integration (EAI, batch and real time solutions)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to effectively communicate information to customers and to all levels within the organization
  • Proven ability to understand company business problems and identify probable technical solutions to those problems

Essential Job Functions

  • Design and implement overall infrastructure components per project with infrastructure teams, ensuring that overall solution is designed to meet SLA, DR, monitoring, security and scalability needs required by the solution
  • Ensure that post-production operational processes/deliverables are designed/implemented prior to the project moving into the solution support phase
  • Generate scripts/templates required for the automatic provisioning of resources in the cloud
  • Discover, install and execute processes/standards for optimal use of cloud service provider offerings
  • Debug technical issues inside a complex stack involving virtualization, containers & microservices
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to enable applications to run on Cloud infrastructure
  • Define and create operational procedures, processes & scripts
  • Ensure secure operations of infrastructure technologies (security updates, vulnerability and role access management, configuration hardening)
  • Assist in the evaluation, selection and implementation of new technologies to ensure adherence to architecture guidelines
  • Evaluate vendor technical & support capabilities
  • Provide advanced technical leadership on enterprise work and establishing standards/guidelines
  • Define improvements, increased system reliability & performance
  • Design, implement and support multiple systems/applications of high complexity with multiple concurrent users, ensuring control, integrity and accessibility
  • Act as technical liaison between operations teams, engineers and architects to provide critical operational insight to implementations and strategies, including validation of ongoing solutions supportability
  • Support and maintain infrastructure solutions utilizing required tools and technologies

Typical Duties

  • Ensure adherence to architecture standards and roadmaps
  • Implement overall infrastructure/middleware components per project with infrastructure teams, ensuring that overall solution is designed to meet SLA (performance and up-time), DR, and scalability needs required by the solution
  • Design and successfully implement overall infrastructure / middleware components per project with infrastructure teams, ensuring that overall solution is designed to meet SLA (performance and up-time), DR, and scalability needs required by the solution
  • Ensure that post-production operational processes / deliverables are well designed and implemented prior to the project moving into the solution support phase
  • Define and create operational procedures, processes, and scripts
  • Follow appropriate change/release management practices
  • Support and maintain infrastructure solutions utilizing required tools and technologies
  • Provide off-hours support (24 x 7) as required

Compensation & Benefits

Gentis Solutions offers industry-leading employment packages for its professionals. Full-time Gentis employees can expect compensation at above market rates with exceptional benefits such as:

  • Full premium coverage of health, dental, & vision.
  • Fully matched 401K plan
  • PTO plan that reaches 4 weeks of time off
  • Maternity Leave, and more