Cloud Engineer (SC4) in Dublin, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

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    Dublin, OH
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Job Description

Job ID: 52801

Cloud Engineer. We are currently seeking a Cloud Engineer to fulfill a contract opportunity in Columbus, Ohio. The role performs special projects or tasks in a timely manner, as assigned by the Team Leader or Management. The role requires an understanding of Cloud Technologies and Services, Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban), and IT Operations based on ITIL Framework.


  • The role’s primary focus is to provide build and operations expertise with a high focus on automation in areas such as performance, monitoring, logging, security, backups/HA/DR, compliance, and ensuring the operations processes and standards are maintained in production. 
  • Other duties include documentation and service request fulfillment. 
  • Support automation solutions for source, deploy, pipeline, configuration management 
  • Work with development and product management teams to transition and operate cloud based workloads 
  • Continually review and recommend improvements to operational processes and procedures 
  • Look for opportunities to automate anything and everything 
  • Ensure Monitoring and Alerting Standards are tested in transition and followed in production 
  • Ensure migrated workloads maintain compliance with Security and Governance standards 
  • Ensures the health of the service meets defined service level expectations 
  • Participate in incident management and communications, including follow-up with problem resolution post-mortem, and process improvement 

Required Skills:

  • AWS and GCP build experience. Ability to work with multiple customers
  • Experience with DevOps related automation tools to include, but not limited to: source mg(GIT, CodeCommit); continuous integration (Jenkins, Jarvis), application configuration management (Chef, Puppet, Ansible) and container management tools ( Docker, AWS ECS)
  • Systems administration expertise (Windows, Linux) 
  • Scripting technologies (Powershell, Bash, Python) 
  • Enterprise Monitoring Tools for infrastructure and applications 
  • ITIL Foundations and Intermediate Level Transition, Operations, and Continuous Improvement 
  • Enterprise ITSM and CMDB Tools 
  • Data Networks – routing, firewalls, load balancers, DNS 
  • Databases – relational and NoSQL 
  • Storage architecture and technologies 
  • Security – Access Management, Key Management 
  • Cloud Architectures 
  • Automation in a cloud environment – Infrastructure as Code, especially using AWS 
  • SDLC and Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment concepts 
  • Risk, Security, and Audit compliance 


  • 1 Year of experience with AWS, certification desired 
  • 3 Years of experience with Enterprise ITIL Processes 
  • 3 Years of experience with enterprise ITSM or ticketing system 
  • 3 Years of experience with monitoring enterprise systems 
  • 3 Years of experience in data center domains (server, network, storage, security) 
  • 3 Years of experience with server and directory service technologies (Windows, Linux, AD, DNS) 
  • Excellent organizational skills, and oral and written communication skills 
  • Security compliance experience such as ITIL, PCI, ISO 27001 or SOX 
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, making decisions based upon priorities, schedules and an understanding of business initiatives 
  • Ability to apply critical thinking to all aspects of the position 
  • Detail oriented with excellent documentation skills/methodologies, who is able to successfully manage multiple priorities

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