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Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Ref No.: 17-04769
Location: Itasca, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/18/2017
Title: Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Location: Itasca, IL
Duration: 3+ month contract

  • Architect background should include hands-on implementation experience as well as a history of System Administration, System Engineering, DevOps Automation Skillsets and Solutions Architecture.
  • Experience with design (not just building) Cloud Infrastructure. Design is defined by providing a model to move to and direct justification. Justification should include capacity, performance, and fault tolerance measures.
  • Understanding of Best Practices especially cloud design patterns and distributed systems architecture design.
  • Experience Analyzing IaaS cloud resources usage and provide recommendations for optimizations e.g reserved instances, tenancy options, compare ec2 value between instance classes.
  • Experience with Cloud Automation Practices as well as understanding the toolsets available today.
  • Experience with building and evaluating DR and BCP environments in AWS cloud infrastructure.
  • Understanding of enterprise architecture for Windows and Linux platforms.
  • In depth AWS experience(design and implementation) to All IaaS services(ELB, EC2, ASG,S3,Glaciar)
  • AWS experience with Cloud Formation and OpsCode automation.
  • Experience with Post Software installation and configuration strategies in both Windows/Linux environments.
  • AWS experience building AMI image from scratch.
  • AWS experience with orchestration either using tools provided by AWS and or 3rd party.
  • AWS experience (deep) AWS SDK's.
  • Experience managing REST based architecture across Cloud Infrastructure
  • Experience with Cloud network topologies with AWS VPC and external connectivity through standard VPNs or direct connect interfaces.
  • Experience with Cloud Container solutions(ECS, or kubernetes)
  • Experience with REPL based scripting languages e.g python, ruby, shell
  • Experience with AWS monitoring integration for both standard, custom metrics and alerts(Cloudwatch and cloudtrail)
  • AWS Solutions Architect Certification
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert
  • AWS experience with EFS, Elastic Beanstalk
  • Azure Experience specifically compute migrations, System/Application monitoring and Azure SQL DB management.

If interested and available, respond with an updated resume at your earliest convenience. Thank you!