Lead Cloud Engineer in Boston, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  839631



Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a Cloud Engineer role in the Downtown Boston, MA area. This is a 6 month contract to Full Time/Perm position and the pay rate is flexible depending on experience. Here are the details: 

For applicants who are interested in this Cloud Engineer opportunity; please send a Word resume to Claudio Baccari, Senior Professional Recruiter-Application Delivery Lead (ADL), at cbaccari@apexsystems.com

Position: Cloud Engineer

Apex Job ID: 839631

Location: Downtown Boston, MA

Rate: Negotiable based on experience

Duration: 6 month contract to Full Time/Perm

Position Description:

Principle Responsibilities
* Contributes to and supports the corporate Enterprise Cloud strategy, standards and best practices associated with all aspects Cloud offerings
* Contributes to and support the corporate adoption of the DevOps methodology and Agile project management
* Provides expert level design and engineering support towards the successful delivery of ITs cloud project portfolio
* Contribute towards continual service improvement activities related to the delivery of cloud services
* Develop and implement internal systems, processes, and best practices to be used by other teams designed to increase productivity
* Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, cost effectiveness and high availability in the cloud
* Design, implement, and test disaster recovery and business continuity architecture
* Create and implement automation in the form of infrastructure as code for cloud platform solutions
* Ensure all infrastructure components meet proper performance and capacity standards

Must haves:

5+ years’ of experience with IT platform, storage, networking and virtualization

In-depth and practical experience with Cloud methodologes (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), automation, orchestration and trends

Experience designing and implementing Cloud-based solutions

4+ years’ experience with AWS services such as EC2, S3, etc

3+ years’ experience building CI/CDE pipeline with tools like Jenkins or Cloudbess and scripting experience with Groovy, Ruby and/or Python

3+ years’ experience working on a DevOps team within an Agile environment

Nice to haves:

Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field

5+ years’ of experience implementing distributed systems

3+ years’ experience with Cloud automation tools such as Terraform

Additional Requirements:

Must be able to pass a background check and drug test

Additional Benefits:

Health and Medical benefits options

Apex Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female and minority applicants to apply.










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