Director of Cloud Engineering

Gravity IT Resources

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Job Title: Director of Cloud Engineering
Job Type: Direct Hire 
Location: Remote 
Work Authorization: US Citizen or Green Card holder preferred, may sponsor Visa candidates 

Position overview:
You’ll focus on our customers’ needs, working closely with IT leadership and stakeholders.  Your primary responsibility is leading and supervising a team that is responsible for the cloud computing footprint.  This will involve a multi-cloud strategy, security provisions, and network configuration.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Oversee cloud implementations in support of IT engineering objectives
  • Participate in estimation of new initiatives
  • Serve as an administrator on cloud accounts
  • Stay current on modern technology and elastic computation approaches
  • Track and report out on progress with higher levels of management
  • Stay current on modern technology and software development approaches
  • Track and report out on progress with higher levels of management

Skills, Education and Experience

Required:

  • 7-10 years of experience as a cloud engineer 
  • Mastery of software engineering practices, tools, and methods
  • Knowledge of at least one of GCP, AWS, or Azure
  • Experience with network and cloud infrastructure configuration
  • Demonstrable cloud experience within a large enterprise 
  • Experience with cloud technologies in an “Infrastructure as Code” approach
  • Containerization experience (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • A good understanding of front-end technologies

Highly preferred:

  • Certification in one or more of AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • High security integration experience
  • 7 years cloud experience
  • A team player that is collaborative and communicative by nature
  • Experience within a large (multi-team) development organization
  • Experience with both functional and imperative programming approaches
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

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