Cloud Service Engineer

Cloud, Automation, Chef or Puppet. Cloud Foundry Desired.
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, 12 months Contract Negotiable
Travel not required Telecommuting not available

Job Description

Cloud Service Automation Engineer

Client: Direct Client

Location: San Ramon, CA

Duration: 1 year Contract

Rate: Open


In this role, you will:

·         Automate delivery of cloud based solutions built on the GE Predix platform, as well as making key contributions into product requirements and delivery of the common operating infrastructure for services including monitoring, HA, performance, security, and availability


·         Build a fully automated, highly elastic cloud orchestration framework over multiple IaaS providers including AWS, OpenStack, and Azure, leveraging third generation deployment automation and configuration management frameworks such as Chef

·         Implement and execute automated monitoring and remediation services to ensure high availability and performance of services at scale

·         Participate in the implementation of some or all of the other common operational infrastructure in distributed cloud environments including:

·         Security, encryption, AAA

·         Logging and log aggregation

·         Load balancing and DNS etc

·         Engineer requirements for As-A-Service offerings working with Platform and Services development teams

·         Define and automate procedures for ongoing service operations of production services

·         Utilize advanced Python and Bash scripting skills centered around enabling a DevOps model

·         Collaborate with cross functional stakeholders

·         Provide timely and accurate estimates for deliverables



·         Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field

·         Minimum of 5 years of experience in software development, cloud/online service engineering/automation or cloud/online service operations

·         Deep experience with at least one third generation automation and configuration management solution such as Chef

·         Advanced scripting skills using Python and Bash

·         Experience with implementing monitoring tools such as Nagios, Graphite, Zabbix, etc.


Eligibility Requirements:

·         Ability and willingness to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

·         Ability and willingness to participate in a 24x7x365 on-call rotation in support of your team's services

·         Ability and willingness to travel, as required


Desired Characteristics:              

·         Demonstrated expertise developing Core Java applications (Java 1.6 or later)

·         Demonstrated expertise with Continuous Delivery from code check-in through build and automate deployment to cloud environments

·         Minimum of 3 years experience engineering cloud/online services at massive scale, including large scale SQL/NoSQL services

·         Experience with implementation of Cloud application fabric and/or PaaS technologies such as Cloud Foundry

·         Strong communication, and time management skills

·         Strong interpersonal and written communication skills

·         Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-site organization

·         Experience working in Agile development environment

·         Familiarity with Hadoop and Big Data technologies


Charudatta Pawar | Xoriant Corporation

+1-408-550-1268 | E-Mail:

Add: 1248, Reamwood Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94089


Posted By

Charudatta Pawar

Dice Id : xorca001
Position Id : 437363

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