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Cloud Platform Engineer / Architect - Enterprise Apps
Ref No.: 18-04281
Location: San Francisco, California
Job Title: Cloud Platform Engineer / Architect - Enterprise Apps
Duration: 12+ Months Contract (Possible Extensions)
Location: San Francisco, CA (94105)

Note: W2 Candidates Only

Description/Comment: Cloud Platform Engineer

Overview:
Our technologists are driving retail technology innovation, e-commerce for all brands and delivering global, scalable, cloud-based solutions using best in class platforms. Reimagining retail has never been more fun!

The Cloud Engineering team is driving an exciting transformation of the way software is developed, validated and deployed globally, using principles of Cloud-Native, DevOps and Continuous Delivery.

The Cloud Platform Engineer will be responsible for the evolution, support and operations of internal application runtime offering across public and private cloud.

Where You're Strong:
You keep your calm in a high-pressure situation with multiple customers requiring support
You love the Cloud, it is your playground:
o Hosted Application PaaS - Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) - must have
o Public clouds like Azure (must have)
o Kubernetes based CaaS
• You've worked with virtualization platforms
o OpenStack
o VMWare
You would be helping application teams through their set up and deployment troubles, and putting in solutions that are automatable and solve for the long-term.

Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of professional experience with 3+ years relevant experience
  • Hands on experience installing, supporting and operating a hosted Cloud Foundry platform required
  • Hands on experience installing, supporting and operating a Kubernetes based CaaS ecosystem desirable
  • Demonstrable understanding of public cloud and virtualization platforms
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Drives for business outcomes and results
  • Team player
  • Adaptable to changing requirements and direction
Additional Job Details:
Describe the Project / Product they will be working on? Products within Cloud platform product team, OpenStack, Pivotal, Cloud Platform As A Service

What are the Top 3-5 Technical Skills needed to perform this role/job?
Cloud architecture, open stack(preferred), Kubernetes, Chef/Puppet

Are there any Alternatives to the Top 5 Technical Skills: VMware, cloud foundry, Docker

Top 3-5 Soft Skills: architecture design and presentation skill

Education/ Certification, # years' experience: bachelor, 5-7 years in cloud architecture, senor role, who's done cloud product production in the past. Type of background you are looking for: Retails and enterprise are great, not required.