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Cloud Operations Engineer (MS Azure, AWS, Google Cloud) (100% Remote) - Contract to hire

Job Title
Cloud Operations Engineer (MS Azure, AWS, Google Cloud) (100% Remote) - Contract to hire
Job ID
27650240
Location
Houston,  TX 77070-5933
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Description
Title:  Cloud Operations Engineer (MS Azure, AWS, Google Cloud) (100% Remote)

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 client delivers technology solutions that are digitally transforming and empowering community banks and credit unions to provide enhanced and streamlined user experiences to their customers and members.  Their best-in-class products are just the start as they lay the groundwork for the future of digital banking and payments.

The Technology Engineering and Operations department is seeking a talented and self-motivated Cloud Operations Engineer with a proven track record in deploying, engineering, and operations 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 Engineering and Operations department focused on implementing solutions that support our client’s 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.

This is a remote position with the flexible working hours of 8am- 5pm.

What you’ll be responsible for:
  • Provides operational system administration support for enterprise applications in a high availability, 24x7x365 environment.
  • Performs IT functions such as analysis, evaluation, testing, debugging and implementation of applications programs in support of one or more functional areas.
  • 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.
  • May perform other job duties as assigned.

What you’ll need to have:
  • Must have a minimum of 4 years of experience in information technology.
  • Must have a minimum of 1-2 years of experience working with Microsoft Azure.
  • Must be able to travel up to 10% to attend a conference or a training/meeting at various locations.

What would be nice for you to have:
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 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.

If you got this far, we hope you're feeling excited about this opportunity. Even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement on this posting, we still encourage you to apply. We're eager to meet motivated people who align with our mission and can contribute to our company in a variety of ways. 

 

This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

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