Cloud Engineer in Atlanta, GA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1042730

A career in our Product Operations practice, within New Business Ventures, will provide you with the opportunity to invest in new business models that leverage our knowledge and build solutions for the growing digital market. New Business Ventures identifies, develops, and commercializes technology-enabled solutions that deliver our companies value, knowledge, and experience to our clients. Each new solution focuses on data-driven platforms or other intellectual property based solutions that leverage emerging technologies and new business models. Through the process of building new solutions, we foster a culture of innovation within, extend brand relevance in the market, and generate new revenue. Our team works with product teams to help operationalize, deploy and automate our technology products.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.
  • Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.
  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.
  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
  • Share relevant thought leadership.
  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.
  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:
Bachelor Degree

Required Fields of Study:
Computer and Information Science

Additional Educational Requirements:
Other related fields of study may be considered.

Minimum Years of Experience:
4 year(s) in general IT experience and 1-2 years of DevOps and/or automation experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Certification(s) Preferred:
Google Cloud Platform GCP Qualified Developer or Amazon Web Services AWS certifications (Solutions Architect or Developer).

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success in DevOps working principles and technologies to help build and manage highly scalable software products through automation, operations tooling, and the use of modern IaaS and PaaS platforms, including in the following areas:
- Configuration management tools (especially Terraform and/or AWS CloudFormation and Ansible);
- Script languages (including Python, Ruby, JavaScript);
- Awareness of DevOps toolchains (e.g. Jenkins, Gitlab, Artifactory); and,
- Cloud infrastructure and container-based infrastructures.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success managing projects related to:
- Automating repeated manual steps and using technology to drive business improvements;
- Developing and maintaining automated processes;
- Managing and maintaining a portfolio of automation scripts;
- Developing reporting to measure the effectiveness of automated processes;
- Having the flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change;
- Researching and using analytical skills and ability to pull out relevant data/information and provide synopses for stakeholders; and,
- Understanding the value of logs.
EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.