Job Openings Manager Cloud & Systems Engineering

About the job Manager Cloud & Systems Engineering

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Manager Cloud & Systems Engineering to join our team. This direct-hire position is with one of our clients interested in full-time consultants. If you are qualified, make sure you apply.


  • 8+ years of relevant, hands-on cloud engineering experience with AWS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical experience
  • Proven experience in working with and supporting AWS infrastructure via IAC, including deep knowledge of automation scripts and tools (i.e., Terraform)
  • Experience supporting CI/CD pipelines
  • 5+ years experience leading delivery teams, team building, team management and providing leadership and guiding team to meet the expectations
  • Experience with hybrid environments (public cloud, private cloud and on-prem) and leading teams spread across environments
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft OS/Back Office, Linux, Networking and Storage technologies
  • Background implementing HA and DR strategies in AWS
  • Strong knowledge of Security, Identity and Compliance in AWS
  • Proven project planning and management experience
  • Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent architecture and technical support documentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal and consultative skills
  • Ability to conduct research into emerging technologies and trends, standards, and products as needed
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with vSphere 6.x and Enterprise storage solutions a huge plus

Typical Duties

  • Take an active role in building, mentoring and growing a high-performing team
  • Provide leadership, and strategic thinking skills with the ability to proactively drive and deliver technical solutions that scale across various technical teams
  • Lead enterprise efforts in cloud computing strategy definition and all dimensions of cloud architectures; collaborate across ETS teams to architect and implement secure, scalable and reliable cloud solutions
  • Responsible for ensuring operational readiness for launching workloads into public, private, and hybrid cloud environments; assess and define any application integration requirements; implement infrastructure best practices in areas such as performance, scalability, security and availability
  • Provide input to resource planning, cost estimations, budget development and cost control
  • Design, build, and maintain core infrastructure components that will be used by software engineering teams
  • Provide engineering expertise, direction, and assistance to cloud teams
  • Work with other cloud teams strategies for deployment of new cloud technology implementations, monitoring and optimization of existing equipment
  • Drive adoption of best practices
  • Implement cloud governance and standards
  • Conduct research on emerging technologies in support of systems development efforts and recommend technologies that will increase cost effectiveness and systems flexibility
  • Implement High Availability and Disaster Recovery strategies for AWS platform
  • Implement effective monitoring, support systems & procedures to ensure system stability & scalability
  • Improve infrastructure operations through better use of monitoring, cloud coding and scripting best practices
  • Document the company's existing systems architecture and technology portfolio; make recommendations for improvements and/or alternatives
  • Review new and existing systems design projects and procurement or outsourcing plans for compliance with standards and architectural plans
  • Confer with end-users, clients, or senior management to define business requirements for complex systems and infrastructure development
  • Develop and execute test plans to check infrastructure and systems technical performance
  • Report on findings and make recommendations for improvement
  • Develop and manage a systems capacity plan