Cloud Engineer in Miami, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  858581

Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest Information Technology staffing firm, has an opportunity for a permanent Cloud/ DevOps Engineer to work for one of our clients in Miami, FL. 

If interested in this position send a resume to Samantha Kidby-

Cloud/ DevOps Engineer Job Description

The Cloud Engineer is someone who can assist with refactoring applications (functional applications in Azure), not a lift and shift to cloud. The Engineer should be Automation focused.

The Cloud Engineer will work as a technical member of an agile team that is responsible for the design, development, testing, maintenance and operation of application platforms utilizing .NET, REST API’s, integration with Microsoft Online services, micro service development, and other frameworks. The Engineer will be handling the Cloud PaaS deployment of new platforms and refactoring of existing platforms.

Team Environment:

  • They are also very mature in their CI/CD environment
  • The team is cross-functional- all individuals are doing Development, DevOps, and Cloud Engineering.
  • Microsoft Shop
  • Team of 16 split into two teams.
  • Technology Stack: Kubernetes, Chef, Jenkins, Git, Bamboo, Octopus Deploy

Cloud/ DevOps Engineer Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to work on different architectural layers (Data Access, Microservices, Service Discovery Layers, Shared APIs)
  • Cloud engineering – build solutions to operate on public cloud platform as a service including Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Stays up to date with the latest technology trends
  • Take ownership of features and drive them to completion
  • Work in all the aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle; from Business Analysis to Testing
  • Instills urgency in the projects assigned to them and to team members

Cloud/ DevOps Engineer Job Requirements

  • 2+ years in development in the Microsoft stack
  • 5+ years in development on service oriented architectures
  • 2+ years of deployment automation. (Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Octopus, Ansible, TeamCity, Visual Studio Team Services, TFS, etc)
  • 5+ years experience with sql and NOSQL, ORMs
  • 1+ year of (Test Driven Development) TDD experience
  • 2+ years of experience with cloud engineering (Azure- preferred, AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Experience interfacing with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) suites such as PeopleSoft, SalesForce, Dynamics 365/CRM (preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
  • MCM, MCSM, or MCA in Azure Solutions preferred
  • Ability to effectively communicate with multi-level personnel as well as vendors and their representatives
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities with multiple disciplines
  • Should be self-motivated, goal orientated, quality driven, and capable of working independently with little supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to influence others and affect change









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