Lead Infrastructure and Cloud Engineer

Nielsen   •  

Chicago, IL

8 - 10 years

Posted 307 days ago

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A leader position responsible for infrastructure and cloud strategy and architecture, configuration, maintenance, provisioning, support and troubleshooting with a hands–on infrastructure and cloud experience.

Preferredlocations Chicago IL.   Tampa, FL as a second choice.


Key responsibilities:

  • Participate, define, implement best cloud environment infra architecture

  • Continue improve of our Infrastructure practices and performance

  • Capacity planning and documentation of all infrastructure and provisioning processes

  • Coordinate and lead the automation of our provisioning processes, troubleshoot and resolve infrastructure issues on all environments, including on-prem

  • Lead and mentor a team of Infrastructure and Cloud engineers

  • Participate in budget planning and justification process

  • Second and third tier support to end-user customers when required



  • 8-10 years of experience as an Infrastructure Engineer/Lead

  • 5-6 years of experience in database management and support, hardware management, technical analysis. Experience with Impala, Postgres, MongoDB, SQLServer, Oracle

  • 2-3 years of experience with Cloud technology with at least 2 years of experience with Azure Cloud technology in enterprise environments.  Good understanding of hardware specs and networking in the cloud (vnet, firewalls, load-balancing, NAT and IP assignments).

  • Experience with system and infrastructure integration, provisioning, automation tools: shell script in Linux, PowerShell Scripting, Azure IaaS, Azure PaaS, Azure CLI, Azure VMs deployment

  • Experience with Secret Management tools as Azure Key Vault  (preferred) , HarshiCorp Vault, Ansible Vault

  • Experience with one of the following Configuration Management tools: Ansible (preferred), Puppet, Chef, Salt

  • Experience with Hadoop,  Databricks, Spark

  • Experience with Container and Container orchestration Azure services

  • Understanding of the microsevices infrastructurearchitecture

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