Senior Cloud Engineer

We are hiring a Senior Cloud Engineer for our client, a global engineering and consulting group focused on helping companies securely manage their IT infrastructure in a cloud environment. The successful candidate will join a team dedicated to delivering mission-critical managed cloud solutions, applying DevOps skills and experience to propel customer success.


Type of collaboration: PFA / SRL or individual employment agreement. 

Remote

Full time

Your focus:

  • Building complex self-healing, cloud architectures using Infrastructure as Code (IaC) best practices;
  • Build and deploy complex CI/CD pipelines;
  • Establishing credibility and build impactful relationships with our customers;
  • Design and implement solutions supporting the company’s strategic vision, end-user requirements, client requirements, and wider best practices;
  • Ensure that all client solutions are well documented and staff are appropriately trained in their maintenance;
  • Serve as a point of escalation for the Service Desk as required;
  • Perform solution delivery and troubleshooting activities;
  • Participate in the ITSM and ISMS governance processes established by the company;
  • Develop skills and contributions through educational and personal growth opportunities;
  • Accomplish goals and objectives on time, always looking to provide additional value to the company and its customers.

What You Bring:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience;
  • +5 years of experience in Information technology, preference for infrastructure and platform services automation, and highly knowledgeable in core AWS services;
  • +2 years of experience with engineering and supporting containerization technology (Docker, Kubernetes, EKS/GKE;
  • 2 years of experience with CI/CD tooling (eg: Git, Jenkins), frameworks (eg: Ansible, Chef) and best practices;
  • Strong knowledge of foundational elements of public cloud (AWS, Azure or GCP);
  • Experience with orchestration tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation;
  • Experience with scripting tools (eg: Python, Ruby, Shell scripting, etc) to automate routine operational tasks;
  • Proficiency in networking and network security;
  • Experience with multiple public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) is a definite asset;
  • Excellent Troubleshooting Skills are required;
  • Strong Interpersonal and Communication Skills are required;
  • Must be able to provide after-hours Support when required;
  • Successful candidate should hold some relevant recognized certifications, ideally AWS and others relevant to the candidate’s experience. 

What’s in it for YOU:

  • An opportunity to grow with a reputable organization that is on track for hyper growth.
  • Work with a knowledgeable, supportive, and empowering team of true cloud experts.
  • Flexibility.
  • Competitive compensation including generous employee benefits plus a health spending account, RRSP with company matching.

As an employer, the company recognizes the importance of balancing our careers with other aspects of our lives, and the company's culture reflects this ethos – from flexible work hours to health and wellness incentives and having fun along the way.  We look for people who thrive in an environment of accountability and at times ambiguity as the company grows.