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Lead Cloud Engineer - Chicago, US (Hybrid)

Jellyfish Group Ltd
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: August 04, 2022
  • Full-Time

Jellyfish is your digital partner. We support and drive digital transformation by providing the right technology, strategy and training.

We are one of the world's fastest-growing number of talented people across our expanding global network. We are Google's leading global partner. And our close relationship is growing where we are, what we do and how we deliver it. And to do this, we want to grow our skillset. We'd like you to join our journey as ONE Jellyfish.

Jellyfish are looking for a Lead Cloud Engineer to work in one of our US Offices. The candidate will be positioned within the rapidly growing global cloud engineering team to work on guiding the team in building, maintaining and scaling our client's web and data platforms using modern infrastructure technologies such as serverless containers and container orchestration.

  • Provide project ownership, leadership and accountability for stability and quality assurance across various cloud platforms
  • Introduce best practices for documentation, code quality and change control by introducing processes and policies for Terraform, Docker and Helm
  • Ensure governance and security compliance is maintained throughout the full project lifecycle
  • Liaise with customers to propose and provide time estimates for modern production-ready solutions from customer requirements
  • Act as an escalation point for junior/mid-weight/senior engineers
  • Review and oversee platform enhancements
  • Advise on new technologies to make sure Jellyfish are always evolving
  • Execute implementations to tight deadlines, working well both independently and as part of a team
  • Communicate technical concepts to non-technical staff and the business
  • Managing large cloud projects for our clients across multiple regions globally
  • Work closely with other lead engineers to improve knowledge sharing and ensure the quality of day-to-day practices is consistent across teams
  • Ensure the team are working in a DevOps methodology
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment trying to always achieve new goals


What you'll need
  • Experience with leading and mentoring team members
  • Strong communication skills. (This Role Is Client Facing)
  • Strong hands-on experience with Kubernetes
  • An understanding of microservice architecture
  • An Understanding performance enhancement technologies (CDN, Caching, etc)
  • Practice SRE concepts and design
  • Practice DevOps concepts and design
  • Ability to scope and estimate technical web builds
  • Effectively conduct architectural reviews
  • Strong hands-on experience with a public cloud platform
  • Competent with Dockerizing application
  • Knowledge of Web technologies (LAMP & LEMP)
  • Experience with Terraform or other IaC technologies
  • Develop and maintain CI Pipelines

  • Certified Cloud Solutions Architect (AWS or Azure or Google Cloud )
  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator
  • Experience of content and e-commerce systems (WordPress, Drupal and Magento)

  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
  • Training & Development
  • Work From Home (60% of the monthly time)
  • Free Food & Snacks
  • Wellness Resources

Jellyfish Group Ltd


Chicago, IL
60601 USA



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