Azure Cloud Engineers - longterm contracts
Posted on Dec 26, 2020 by Schuback Search Associates
Multiple openings available for Azure Cloud Engineers for long-term contract positions in Tampa, Florida. This position will require the candidate to be onsite for two days per week at the Tampa location with remote available on other days.
5 years of experience in Azure Cloud
5 years of experience as a Cloud Engineer (preferred)
Must have one of the following Azure Certifications: AZ 300, AZ 301, AZ 203, AZ 300 or AZ 301
Experience in configuring and using PaaS offerings (like WebApp, Azure Database services, Azure Kubernetes, Azure DataLake, etc)
Experience in setting up enterprise level account structure and security models in Azure
Proven and demonstrated knowledge of depth knowledge of cloud-based delivery models
Experience developing cybersecurity solutions across a diverse and heterogeneous IT environment
Demonstrated experience in implementing security controls, including access control, privileged access management, data security, network security, data loss prevention, Cloud security, vulnerability management, configuration management, privacy, and audits
Build automation handling large numbers of diverse systems with configuration management and automation systems like Azure DevOps (VSTS,) Docker, Chef, Terraform
Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience with communicating with other teams via calls, chats, and email
Hands-on experience writing effective terraform scripts
Hands-on experience with Azure Resource Templates based on best practices
Hands-on experience with Azure policies
Hands-on experience migrating Apps to the cloud
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related analytical field or equivalent experience
To Provide security architecture support for build, migration and operation of Azure cloud infrastructure
Researches and evaluate emerging cloud technologies and proactively recommend areas where they can bring business value.
Develop aspects of the cloud migration initiative, including its impact on infrastructure, networks and security.
Define standards and best practices by conducting POCs for new cloud technologies leveraged by the development organization and engineering teams
Develop baseline for deliverables to include: Network access, Restriction of Internet facing resources within cloud platform, provision and configure computer resources within Azure environment
Provide expertise and serve as Subject Matter Expert regarding Cloud for both infrastructure and applications in Microsoft Azure
Work with application teams with their digital Transformation goals and achieve exceptional results retaining maximum client satisfaction
Work with the IT Security Team, Solution Architects and Cloud Operations Team with any security-related issues that arise and maintain a log of operational activities performed
Develop, maintain and drive a culture of continuous enhancement for a robust knowledge management system for the Cloud Operations team and its partners
Establish a continuous improvement plan for Cloud Operations, including technology reviews, root cause analysis, action reports analysis and cloud portfolio review in order to ensure adequate infrastructure to provide suitable operating environment(s) for critical applications.
As Cloud Engineer, the individual should -
a) advise application team with azure security
b) develop migration strategy for azure security components and overall application components
c) define operating procedure in a cloud environment
d) support with performance tuning and testing activity