a. Architecting Infrastructure solutions using both Linux/Unix and Windows on Cloud with specific recommendations on server, load balancing, Multi-region, HA/DR, & storage architectures.
b. Architecting or deploying Cloud/Virtualization solutions for enterprise customers.
c. Hands-on experience in provisioning and building full scale development / test / staging / production environments at Amazon Web Services, Rackspace, Azure, IBM Softlayer or any other public cloud services Estimating cloud usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms.
d. Define and deploy monitoring, metrics, and logging systems on public/private cloud implements that are highly available, scalable, and self-healing.
e. Experience in using cloud automation tools like Chef, Puppet, Ansible or Saltstack is desirable.