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Cloud Architet
Ref No.: 18-05850
Location: Long Island City, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 125,000.00 - 150,000.00 /Year
Position Title: Senior Architect, Cloud
Position Summary
The Senior Architect, Cloud prepares architectural analysis of projects including preliminary design, calculation, lifecycle costs and service selection. This Architect ensures that designs are aligned with the reference architecture standards and framework used to properly deploy cloud technology solutions. The Architect excels when working on complex projects, is motivated to deliver results, and exhibits the company values of Safety, Caring, Integrity, Passion and Fun.
Essential Responsibilities
  • Design and build multi-region VPC/VNet
  • Design and create User Defined Routes and Security Groups
  • Design Configuration Management - Puppet/Salt/Arm templates/Cloud Formation
  • Design and build Cost effective PaaS solutions and H/A and scalable IaaS solutions
  • Setup Availability Zones/Availability Sets
  • Design and build cloud H/A Infrastructure solutions
  • Design Containers and Container Orchestration
  • Create Lambda/Functions
  • Build auto remediation using Cloud Watch/OMS – Lambda/Functions
  • Use and make improvement based on Trusted Advisor for the various cloud platforms
  • Use Cloud trails/Configuration Service/VPC Flow Logs
  • Other duties as assigned
Minimum Experience and Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree; OR demonstrated capability to perform job responsibilities with a High School Diploma/GED and at least four (4) years of previous experience.
  • Four (4) years of experience in production operations environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency in IT Infrastructure, single sign-on, network, IT security, server types, virtualization, storage area networks, center tools, processes and software
  •  Experience with MS-SQL databases and Directory Services
  •  Experience with application presentation platforms such as Citrix
  •  Strong understanding of DR and HA solutions and their use
  • Available for overnight travel (up to 10%)
  • In possession of valid travel documentation with the ability to travel in and out of the United States
  • Able to work flexible hours and be available for emergency response on short notice
  • Must pass a ten (10) year background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the country in which the position is located
Preferred Experience and Qualifications
  • Have designed and built critical production running solutions which are: highly available, fully operational and full automation