Cloud Engineer

Full-time

Encore Technologies

Cloud Engineer Carmel, IN

Encore Technologies is seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer who can seamlessly mesh technical know-how with business acumen to help navigate cloud computing needs, including infrastructure design, maintenance, support and planning, and migration from local data center to the cloud. This is direct-hire opportunity in Carmel, Indiana that includes competitive compensation and a very strong benefits package!

 Not only are we looking for experience in cloud-based technology, but someone who has a firm grasp of IaaS technologies, platforms, and applications. Someone who has intimate knowledge of how best to customize these attributes to help the business become more secure and efficient. You will help us connect the dots and evolve our cloud capabilities over time, evolving your own capabilities as an engineer and keeping an eye on developments that can support our expansion.

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Working in tandem with our engineering team to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions for the company
  • Managing cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines
  • Deploying and debugging cloud initiatives as needed in accordance with best practices throughout the development lifecycle
  • Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required
  • Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they snowball into problems
  • Lead and develop cloud best practices for larger Infrastructure Engineer team
  • Building and designing web services in the cloud, along with implementing the set-up of geographically redundant services
  • Orchestrating and automating cloud-based platforms throughout the company
  • Stay current with industry trends, making recommendations as needed to help the company excel
  • General support of the infrastructure (local and cloud-based) while working Tier 3 support requests
  • Take part in an on-call rotation with the IT Services Tier 3 support

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Certification as an AWS Solutions Architect, Cloud Security Certification, and/or OpenStack Administrator Certification a plus. (Other cloud-related certification also a plus.)
  • 5 years of experience in architecting and supporting cloud environment
  • 5 years of experience in a Cloud Engineer role or related position
  • Experience with SOA applications and cloud-based services, preferably AWS
  • Experience working with OpenStack, Linux/UNIX, Docker, and Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of web services, API, REST and RPC
  • Strong awareness of networking and internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP, and distributed networks
  • Database experience, including knowledge of SQL and NoSQL, and related data stores such as Postgres
  • Extensive experience with open-source technology, software development, and system engineering
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to stay focused on completing tasks and meeting goals within a busy workspace
  • Interest in Cloud Engineering and its impact on greater business practices
  • Skilled at working in tandem with a team of engineers, or alone as required

Some of our benefits include:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401k Match and profit sharing
  • Paid Time Off that rolls over from year to year
  • Parental Leave
  • Up to $10,000 annually in Educational Assistance
  • Fitness Center & Wellness Program
  • Pet Insurance
  • Community outreach and company engagement opportunities

Connecting talented people to companies in need of their skills is at the very heart of what we do. As a full-service IT managed services organization, Encore Technologies is heavily invested in its Talent Solutions Practice.  The Encore Talent Solutions Team has been providing exceptional talent and value to clients ranging from mid-size companies to Fortune 50 organizations across a multitude of industries. Our team is unique in their understanding and commitment to helping others create better futures and helping companies compete, prosper, and grow. If you join Encore you can make great ideas happen for some of the world’s most dynamic companies! 

Encore Technologies is a customer-centric provider of comprehensive IT solutions. We specialize in Data Center Infrastructure, Managed Services, Professional Services & Staffing, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, DevOps/Automation, and Apple hardware services. Visit our website to learn more about Encore Technologies and find out why Business Courier ranked us the 2019 Tech Company of the Year. https://encore.tech/ Encore Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experiences within our workforce.  

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