DevOps Cloud Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Wayne, NJ

5 - 7 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Posted on 09/22/17 by Emily Russo
Confidential Company
Wayne, NJ
5 - 7 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Posted on 09/22/17 Emily Russo

We are looking for DevOps Cloud Engineer for our client in Wayne, NJ

Job Title: DevOps Cloud Engineer

Job Location: Wayne, NJ

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • The Cloud Platform and InfrastructureEngineering team is responsible for building private Cloud Platform and to automate infrastructure deployment/provisioning tools that developers & infrastructure teams will use to deploy and run code.
  • Our goal is to make it easy for developers & infrastructure teams to provision environments, deploy systems, monitor, auto scale their applications.
  • We are looking for a talented and versatile lead to join our team!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Build and lead the creation and automation of operational processes and procedures, and continuous process improvement
  • Ensures cloud infrastructure is properly patched, monitored, and maintained.
  • Builds and leads a flexible, responsive, organization that has a high sense of urgency, and is very customer and value oriented.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field; or equivalent work experience
  • AWS or similar cloud certifications preferred but not required
  • 5+ years of professional hands on experience in building and maintaining with AWS, Azure and/or similar cloud platforms in large enterprise infrastructure 
  • Expert level knowledge of automation, configuration management and CI\CD tools including Ansible, Chef, Salt Stack, Puppet, Docker, Bit bucket,
  • Strong hands on technical experience in compute, network and storage services running on major OS (Windows, Linux/Unix)
  • Working knowledge of system deployment and configuration management tools (i.e. Squid, Puppet, Packer, Chef, Salt, etc.)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Ruby, Python
  • Strong understanding of architecture patterns and operational characteristics of highly available and scalable applications on cloud platforms
  • Experience architecting and implementing CDN solutions
  • Understanding of API Security and Management and services 
  • Understanding of DevOps concepts and Agile methodologies
  • Strong understanding of security and risk, especially as it relates to patch and configuration management, logging, alerting, monitoring and auditing including PCI standards
  • Proven track record with operational and availability monitoring and alerting using the ELK stack and APM monitoring tools, and integration of incident management and response tools such as Jira
  • Enterprise e-commerce and retail domain knowledge preferred
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