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Job Number: 1215289
Job Title: Sr. Cloud Engineer - Quarterly bonus payouts
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Jersey City,NJ
Post Date: Feb 5 2018
Salary: $200K-$225K
Detailed Job Description:
Investment firm is expanding through acquisition and is very technology driven. For that reason, they need to expand their Cloud practice. They are seeking a motivated individual with a drive to be on the technology cutting edge while helping change the culture of IT towards a more nimble and agile methodology. You will have breadth across technology stacks while leveraging a deep hands-on skillset evaluating and recommending solutions in partnership with engineering and development teams throughout the organization. You will be asked to provide guidance across network, storage, management, and virtualization teams. Technology focus will involve both on-premise and external cloud environments. Additional emphasis will be on container strategies and ecosystems such as Docker, Kubernetes, and Mesosphere supporting the clients rapidly increasing data and compute requirements.
Required Skills:
7-10 years of experience in all aspects of cloud computing (infrastructure, storage, platforms and data) with a proven track-record implementing in large scale environments.

Experience in cloud computing based services architecture, technical design and implementations including IaaS, PaaS, and Saas delivery models.

Ability to work and communicate effectively and influence stakeholders on internal engineering teams, software development teams and strategic vendors.

Thorough understanding of infrastructure automation, continuous integration/deployment, networking, storage and cloud-based delivery models.

Deep expertise in cloud architecture and transformation strategy as well as product architecture.

Knowledge of infrastructure design & server infrastructure implementation.

Experience with networking and web standards such as DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, HTTP, web security mechanisms, proxies, firewalls & application delivery controllers.
Hands on experience with AWS and operating familiarity of Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure

Balance of strategic and tactical skills and the ability to work on cross-functional teams.
Ability to write technical documentation ( platform architecture, strategy, engineering etc.)
Must be a self-starter, capable of working independently and within a team.
Scripting and/or programming experience.
Ability to work on multiple concurrent complex projects and to coordinate the work of others in the cloud environment.
Experience with build tools, CI/CD, Devops and agile principles
Experience building and supporting mission critical infrastructure for critical applications, running in a highly distributed manner.
Working knowledge of config management tools such as Chef, Puppet & Ansible.
Possess an understanding of system testing including platform, integration, load and scale testing.
Proficient at multitasking and proactive in work responsibilities
BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering field, or equivalent practical experience
Military education or experience may be considered in lieu of civilian requirements listed
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