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Cloud Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02916
Location: Los Angeles, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/20/2018
Responsibilities :
The Cloud Engineer will be part of a project engineering team that has a focus on delivering cloud-hosted solutions for externally facing sites for our entertainment media client in Los Angeles.,CA. The cloud engineering team manages the design, capacity planning, build, orchestration, and L3 operational activities within the Cloud Infrastructure team.

The Cloud Engineer will be a key contributor on new projects working with development teams on specs and requirements. This candidate will actively work with the Cloud Architecture team on project design and participate in standardizing the cloud platform.
Qualifications/Requirements :
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience supporting web infrastructure running in a Linux and/or Unix environment
Minimum of 2 years of public cloud experience with a preference of AWS
Minimum of 2 years of operational expertise with infrastructure configuration (i.e. Puppet, Chef, etc), change control and source-code management methodologies
Minimum of 4 years of experience performance tuning LAMP based web applications
Minimum of 6 years of experience in resolving system/application technical problems
Minimum of 2 years working with Agile based development teams
Proven expertise in or most of the following:
Project planning and implementation
Requirements gathering and system analysis
Systems integration and implementation
Project estimation
Client communications
Certification as an AWS SysOps admin or a Devops Engineer a plus
Experience with containers and Container Management through Kubernetes a plus
Desired Characteristics :
Can independently lead projects
Experience working with geographically diverse teams
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Expert skills in several of the following areas:
Web technologies like Apache, Tomcat, NginX, Varnish
Linux
MySQL
Support applications that utilize PHP, python, and Java
Configuration management technologies with a heavy preference for Puppet
Extensive programming in either python, perl, and shell