Cloud Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Cloud Engineer for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Job Title: Cloud Engineer

Location(s): 100% REMOTE

Role Type: W2 ONLY, NO C2C

Contract Length: 6 months with the potential for extension/conversion.

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Corey Rennie, Sourcing Specialist, at

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Develop technical architecture to achieve more modular, cloud centric, API and streaming driven architecture for agile delivery.
  • Migrating On-Premise solution to cloud including Teradata Vantage
  • Develop data pipelines to integrate with enterprise data steams – Cloud and on-perm
  • Collaborate on architecture decisions and develop solutions in AWS – Including Python, Databricks, Redshift, elastic search, DynamoDB, Lambda, Kinesis, Glue and AI/ML tools.
  • Create Proof of concepts, innovate and integrate cloud-based software in a continuous delivery environment.

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 5+ years of diverse Technology experience with a minimum of 6 years of experience in Software development with bachelor’s in computer science or equivalent trade.
  • Experience with AWS capabilities – Databricks, dynamoDB, Lambda, Redshift, elastic search.
  • Experience with API and Streaming technologies.
  • Software development experience with Python, PySpark, Apache Spark and Kafka
  • Strong knowledge of Data Integration (e.g. Streaming, Batch, Error and Replay) and data analysis techniques.
  • Experience with GitHub, Jenkins, and Terraform.
  • Experience with Teradata (Vantage) or any RDBMS system/ ETL Tools
  • Good experience on designing and developing data pipelines for data ingestion and transformation using Spark.
  • Excellent in trouble shooting the performance and data skew issues.
  • Deep knowledge in partitioning, bucketing concepts of data ingestion.
  • Working knowledge on the implementation of data lake ETL using AWS glue, Databricks etc.
  • Proficiency in SQL, relational and non-relational databases, query optimization and data modelling.
  • Experience with source code control systems like Gitlab.
  • Experience with large scale distributed relational and NoSQL database systems.
  • Expertise in designing technical solutions using object-oriented design concepts
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Provide recommendations and design optimal configurations for large-scale deployments.
  • Be passionate about resolving user pain points through great design.
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.

Desired Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Experience in Healthcare
  • Experience in Teradata Customer Journey
  • Experience with Data & Analytics

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-209176
Publish Date: 08 Nov 2022

Tagged as: Cloud Engineer