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Cloud Systems Engineer

Agilisium Nashville ,TN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Agilisium is looking for an experienced, Cloud System Engineer with a deep understanding and working of Amazon Web Services. This is a client-facing role and the ideal candidate will play a critical role in understanding the business and solution needs of customers to create a superior customer experience.

Responsibilities

  • Provide support and configuration assistance to application teams deploying at public Cloud providers (AWS, Azure, & GCP)
  • Monitor infrastructure operational alerts including environmental, server performance and devices and escalate as necessary
  • Diagnose and solve problems, in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Perform detailed capacity and performance analysis
  • Coordinate with vendors and global/regional IT groups to resolve problems in a timely manner
  • Be the primary escalation point for the Application communities and Sourcing Provider(s) for operational issues, ensuring timely resolution & communication
  • Ensure Root Cause Analysis for any critical service issues is completed as appropriate
  • Works with internal customers, teammates and 3rd party Providers to ensure operational delivery of the cloud and server infrastructure
  • Maintain high-quality process and procedure documentation
  • Maintain and implement high-quality operational standards, processes and procedures
  • Maintain redundancy, backup and recovery processes, and disaster recovery procedures
  • Maintain & enhance knowledge of key technologies
  • Mentor and provide knowledge transfer to team members
  • Monitor and tune systems to identify and eliminate issues and potential bottlenecks
  • Research system vulnerabilities and provide documentation for future use implementing corrective actions as required
  • Participate in on-call rotation, and as such, work out of standard business hours will occasionally be required

What we’re looking for

  • Strong professional experience (preferably in an enterprise setting) with traditional server management and enterprise Cloud systems (AWS, Azure, Google)
  • Knowledge of Chef and Terraform
  • Strong knowledge of virtualization technology (VMware, Hyper-V)
  • Must possess strong people skills and the ability to be both diplomatic and firm
  • Experience in highly available 24x7 production environment
  • Fluency in operating system administration and tools including Microsoft, Mac OS X, Linux, Python, PowerShell, etc.
  • Professional scripting experience (*nix Shell, PowerShell, Python, PHP, etc) to develop automation and reporting
  • Practical (hands-on) experience of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) and Microsoft (Windows Server, IIS, MS SQL) technologies
  • Full understanding of hypervisors and virtual machines (VMware, Hyper-V, others)
  • Proven experience with AWS and Microsoft Azure (Google Compute a plus) in an enterprise setting
  • Solid understanding of key cloud design concepts such as “High Availability” (HA), “Elastic Load Balancing” (ELB), especially in relation to modern disaster recovery (DR) methodologies and cloud-based solution design
  • Experience managing large cloud server infrastructure on AWS and/or Azure
  • Posses a clear understanding of AWS-specific services and terms (EC2, S3, RDS, AZ, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, CloudTrail)
  • Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS
  • Migrating an existing on-premises application to AWS
  • Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
  • Identifying appropriate use of AWS operational best practices
  • Estimating AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms
  • Communicate clearly in both the written and verbal mode to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Manage time well in a high-interrupt operational environment. Handle the details of several technical tasks simultaneously.
  • Customer and service delivery oriented
  • Ability to mentor technical operations staff in appropriate technologies, as needed
  • Be an excellent and creative problem solver

Bonus points for

  • MCSE & Unix certifications
  • Exposure to version control and release management concepts and tools, particularly Git (Github / Bitbucket) for code branching and merging
  • Familiarity with Cloud Management Platforms (RightScale, Nagios, CliQr, Scalr)
  • Experience in service management
  • International experience
  • Additional languages

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or closely related field or comparable education and experience.
  • AWS, MCSE, other professional certifications
  • ITIL Foundation Certification strongly desired.

Agilisium is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. To be considered for this role you must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer.

Company Description
Agilisium is a Los Angeles based Big Data Analytics firm and AWS Advanced Consulting Partner with a clear focus on helping organizations take the Data-to-Insights Leap in a sensible, scalable and secure manner. Our services currently cover the entire data value chain, ranging from Data Consulting, Data Engineering and Data Analytics, with future focus & investment in Data Science, AI and ML. We provide unparalleled growth to our associates given our technology focus, including investment in Data Science, AI/ML and R&D labs. The BI Conversational Bot, which is implemented with many of our clients is a testament to our R&D capabilities. And we are AWS certified in competencies such as Data & Analytics, Redshift, EMR. We have clients in across many verticals, including Healthcare, Supply Chain, Technology, Gaming Industry and with significant experience in Media & Entertainment, given that we are working with 4 of the Big 5 studios in the US. Currently, we are a 250+ organization, with offices in the US, India, Canada, Costa Rica, and the UK and we have executed some of the complex projects using AWS services.

Agilisium

Why Work Here?

Highly competitive pay, Work/Life balance, Remote Flexibility

Agilisium is a Los Angeles based Big Data Analytics firm and AWS Advanced Consulting Partner with a clear focus on helping organizations take the Data-to-Insights Leap in a sensible, scalable and secure manner. Our services currently cover the entire data value chain, ranging from Data Consulting, Data Engineering and Data Analytics, with future focus & investment in Data Science, AI and ML. We provide unparalleled growth to our associates given our technology focus, including investment in Data Science, AI/ML and R&D labs. The BI Conversational Bot, which is implemented with many of our clients is a testament to our R&D capabilities. And we are AWS certified in competencies such as Data & Analytics, Redshift, EMR. We have clients in across many verticals, including Healthcare, Supply Chain, Technology, Gaming Industry and with significant experience in Media & Entertainment, given that we are working with 4 of the Big 5 studios in the US. Currently, we are a 250+ organization, with offices in the US, India, Canada, Costa Rica, and the UK and we have executed some of the complex projects using AWS services.

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Nashville, TN
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