Cloud Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: Cloud Engineer

Location: Bloomfield, CT (Onsite/Remote)

Duration: 4 months


To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Kiana Rosebrough at: and Reference Job Order # 205284: or Click the Apply Button.

Job Description:

Expert-level professional providing expert content/professional leadership on complex Cloud Engineering assignments/projects; exercising considerable creativity, foresight, and judgment in conceiving, planning, and delivering initiatives; uses deep professional knowledge and acumen to advise functional leaders; focuses on providing thought leadership within own discipline but works on broader projects, which require understanding of wider business; recognized internally as a subject matter expert.


  • Function as a hands-on developer of the ILM-Data Retention team – participating in design, document, develop, deploy, and maintenance of processes using Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Build solid and robust technical solutions to support the delivery of Enterprise Data Retention functions on-premise and cloud environments (AWS)
  • Ensure adherence to existing strategic direction and architectural strategies
  • Work with engineers and  developers to  design and build scalable, automated CI/CD pipelines with latest open source resources
  • Develop automated processes for infrastructure builds, monitoring, deployments, and integration
  • Ensure application observability patterns and site reliability practices
  • Develop AWS cloud platform using AWS EC2, VPC, IAM, S3, ECS/EKS, RDS, Lambda, and others resources
  • DevOps IAC development using Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible, and others

Skills: Ideal candidates should have:

  • At least 5 plus years of recent experience in designing, developing, deploying, and supporting enterprise applications in a distributed environment and cloud (AWS)
  • Proven track-record of quality software development and delivery in the cloud
  • Experience creating benchmark tests, designing for scalability and performance, and designing/integrating solutions
  • Drive complex ideas into an implementation plan
  • Ability to evaluate the emerging vs. more established technologies
  • Ability to perform detailed analysis both technical and business
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Understanding of Health Insurance Business

Required Qualifications:

  • Development on AWS cloud platform using AWS EC2, VPC, IAM, S3, ECS/EKS, RDS, Lambda, Airflow and others resources
  • IAC development using Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible, and others
  • Proficient in procedural, functional and object oriented languages
  • Experience with application observability patterns and site reliability practices
  • Experience with developing complex applications with relational database systems (RDBMS). SQL Proficiency
  • 3+ years software development experience with ETL and Big Data platforms
  • Strong automation background: emphasis on CI/CD, TDD


Required knowledge in using the following technologies:

  • Python, Java, Kotlin, Scala, SQL
  • AWS (EMR/Spark, S3, EC2, Lambda, API Gateway, Airflow, Glue, Athena)
  • CI/CD – GIT, Jenkins, Linux, Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift
  • Agile Tools (Rally/Jira)
  • API Frameworks (Flask, Fast API, Spring Boot)

Job ID: JOB-205284
Publish Date: 05 Aug 2022

Tagged as: Cloud Engineer