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Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer (Azure, AWS or Google Cloud & IaC – Terraform, Ansible, etc.) (100% Remote)

Job Title
Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer (Azure, AWS or Google Cloud & IaC – Terraform, Ansible, etc.) (100% Remote)
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Houston,  TX 77070-5933
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Title:  Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer (Azure, AWS or Google Cloud & IaC – Terraform, Ansible, etc.) (100% Remote) -  $130K-$150K Conversion Salary

Our History:
From our start in 2009, Conexess has established itself in 3 markets, employing nearly 200+ individuals nation-wide. Operating in over 15 states, our client base ranges from Fortune 500/1000 companies, to mid-small range companies. For the majority of the mid-small range companies, we are exclusively used due to our outstanding staffing track record

Who We Are:
Conexess is a full-service staffing firm offering contract, contract-to hire, and direct placements. We have a wide range of recruiting capabilities extending from help desk technicians to CIOs. We are also capable of offering project based work.


Description & Requirements

Our Technology & Security Operations department is seeking a talented and self-motivated Cloud Systems Engineer with a proven track record in deploying & engineering hybrid-cloud solutions for enterprise environments. The ideal candidate will have successfully implemented solutions based on fit-for-use, i.e. business continuity; service level agreements; availability; capacity; security; as well as, configured cloud infrastructure for new services. Candidates will enjoy working as both an individual contributor and in a collaborative, team environment.


This role is under the Technology & Security Operations department focused on designing and implementing solutions that support our data center strategy through enabling efficient, secure consumption of cloud platforms. There is an on-call rotation and you may potentially work nights and weekends based on business needs.



  • Must have a minimum of 6 years of experience in information technology.
  • Must have experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Terraform, Ansible, etc.
  • Must be able to travel up to 10% to attend a conference or a training/meeting at various locations.



  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Azure. 
  • Experience in systems administration, architecture, or engineering.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and/or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience engineering enterprise scale solutions.
  • Experience migrating workloads between clouds.
  • Experience with scripting and/or automation (i.e. PowerShell, Bash, Python, Dome9, Terraform, etc.).
  • Experience with networking concepts (i.e. subnetting, protocols, WAN connectivity, virtual networks).
  • Experience with cloud security & governance (i.e. ACLs / Firewalls / Policy).
  • Experience using source code repositories like GitHub.
  • Experience with Linux in an enterprise setting (i.e. RHEL, CentOS, Fedora).
  • Experience with industry frameworks and methodologies: ITIL/Agile/Scrum/DevOps/SRE.
  • Experience with the Financial Services Industry and regulated environments.
  • Experience diagramming solutions and documenting processes and standards.



  • Provides operational system administration support for enterprise applications in a high availability, 24x7x365 environment.
  • Performs IT functions such as design, analysis, evaluation, testing, debugging and implementation of applications programs in support of one or more functional areas.
  • Analyzes, installs, acquires, modifies and supports operating systems, database or utilities software.
  • Performs troubleshooting, resolution and problem analysis.
  • Monitor alerting systems and servers.
  • Review issues logs and network capacity reports to identify trends and solutions that should be implemented enterprise-wide.
  • Maintains in-depth documentation of activities and system configuration.
  • Develops custom reports to meet the business needs.
  • Drive continual service improvement.
  • Prepares systems assessments or certifications.
  • Executes test processes and scenarios, track results, and make recommendations of system fixes.
  • Assist with network disaster recovery initiatives. Implement solutions to streamline disaster recovery.
  • Acts as a team lead


This position is not eligible for Visa sponsorship. 


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