Senior Cloud Engineer

Engineer, Engineering, Linux
Full Time

Job Description

Senior Cloud Engineer

This company is a digital identity network that provides secure identity proofing, authentication and group affiliation verification for government and businesses across sectors. They are currently in search of a Senior Cloud Engineer, someone with a combination of experience with: AWS migration experience, AWS technologies (S3, IAM, EC2, ECS etc.), IaC tools, CICD, and Centos. They are located in Tysons, VA but are remote friendly. Full-Time position can pay 190k-250k DOE and a great work culture.

The Senior Cloud Engineer will be working on a growing Cloud Engineering team. The ideal candidate is a seasoned engineer who is highly motivated to serve as a cloud SME to help design, develop and through time maintain the systems that allow the company to grow. Ensuring that the cloud infrastructure is running in high performance, resilient, secure, and observable.

What You Will Be Doing:
  • Lead a team to build and operate a highly scalable and resilient infrastructure
  • Introduce tools to facilitate greater automation and operability of services
  • Design and develop automation for maintenance tasks and upgrades of database clusters and services
  • Plan and lead complicated technical projects that interact with a wide variety of teams within the company
  • Help define and iterate on processes to increase cloud engineering capabilities
  • Maintain an audit-ready posture, and automate controls for security, compliance, and auditability

Required Skills & Experience:
  • Strong background with AWS technologies (CLI, Aurora, S3, IAM, EC2, ECS, ECR, KMS, CloudWatch, Lambda, Route53, SQS, SNS, CodeDeploy)
  • Experience with containers (Docker) building easy-to-use development environments
  • Understanding of cloud-based application and infrastructure security best practices
  • Understanding of Linux administration (Centos)
  • Understanding of IaC/orchestration tools (Chef, Ansible, Puppet)
  • Understanding of CI/CD and build toolchains (Terraform, Code Pipeline, Jenkins, CircleCI, etc)
  • Experience managing and fine tuning persistence services, such as RDBMS (Postgres, Redis, Elasticsearch, etc)
  • Understanding of observability tools (New Relic, Prometheus, InfluxDB, Grafana, etc)


The Offer

Competitive Salary- 190k-250k DOE

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.

This position doesn't provide sponsorship.
Dice Id : 10105282
Position Id : 477511
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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