Cloud Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Job Title: Cloud Engineer

Duration: 12 Month contract; chance to extend/convert to full time.

Location: Houston, TX (HYBRID)

Pay Rate: $70-75/ HR

Industry: Oil and Gas Industry

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in Azure cloud administration and configuration – NSG, XR, RGs, security policies, ARM, Azure infrastructure services like compute, storage, APIs, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience in automating enterprise solutions using Ansible, Python, PowerShell, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience on enterprise operating systems like Windows Server 2016 and above, RedHat Linux 7.x and above, CentOS, Ubuntu
  • 5+ years of experience in virtualization (VMware) – design, configuration and deployment using the vSphere technologies – vCenter, vSAN, ESXi, vNet, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience in integrating the solutions above and have deployed them in production (size, scale, scope will help us understand the candidate’s experience)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Should possess technical skills and knowledge of IaaS, and PaaS, platforms such as Azure and VMWare and experience in how to most effectively customize these technologies to match business needs.
  • Work with our engineering team to design and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions in accordance with company security guidelines.
  • Deploying and debugging cloud applications as needed.
  • Lead and develop best practices for larger Cloud Engineer team.
  • Mentoring and training teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required.
  • Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they snowball into problems.
  • Responsible for debugging technical issues inside a complex stack involving virtualization, containers, etc.
  • Collaborate with the engineering teams to enable their applications to run on Cloud infrastructure.

Job ID: JOB-233654
Publish Date: 24 Jan 2024

Tagged as: Cloud Engineer