Cloud Operations Engineer

GAMA Management Consultantancy
  • Bangalore
  • 15-20 lakh
  • 10-15 years
  • Views
  • 04 May 2017

  • IT/ Information Technology

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

Systems engineering
Working with product engineering teams, design, develop, operate and maintain secure, auto-scalable, highly available, vendor agnostic cloud environments with the lowest TCO (total cost of ownership)
Sizing and capacity planning
Release management
Automate deployment of great products and services in cloud environments
Patch management emergency and scheduled maintenance
Operations for public (AWS/Azure/SoftLayer/NetMagic) and private cloud environments
Capacity management
Logging, monitoring and event management
Change management
Incident management and support
Proactively maintain the overall health of all environments
Understand the overall system design and ensure integrity is maintained.
Be available on-call as part of a team maintaining 24x7 availability of SaaS
Review events for patterns and address their root cause
Compliance
Execute procedures and activities in accordance with audit guidelines
Implement and follow security policies
Ensure compliance with industry standards, such as, PCI, SAS70 or ISO27001
Ensure 3rd party audits are successful
Continuous improvement
Identify and drive process-based improvements that generate operational and financial efficiencies
Help team members develop technical, soft and leadership skills
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices
Desired Skills:
Hands-on experience over a wide range of infrastructure technologies and operations supporting large scale mission-critical IaaS and SaaS environments serving millions of users
Experience in managing a cloud operations team
Experience in security management and compliance, e.g. PCI, ISO 27001 or SAS70 compliance
Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or engineering (or equivalent experience)
Expert level knowledge of Linux or Unix system administration
Strong knowledge of compute, storage, network and security architecture
Strong knowledge and expertise in virtualization and managing cloud based virtualized infrastructure
Experience in rapid troubleshooting of HW, OS and App issues
Skilled in at least one of the tools/technology in each category
o Public clouds: AWS, Azure or SoftLayer
o Deployment & Configuration mgmt: Puppet, Chef, Salt or Ansible
o Scripting language: Shell, PHP, Python, Go or Perl.
o Log management: Logstash, Syslog, ElasticSearch, etc.
o Monitoring: Ganglia, Graphite, Nagios or similar
Highly driven, self-managed individual who demonstrates initiative and proactively seeks solutions to problems
Greatly developed problem analysis and critical thinking experience
Passion for automation and efficient management of infrastructure
Ability to understand technical issues and translate those issues in terms of business/customer organizational needs
Outstanding interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
Demonstrated project planning and management skills
A positive, service oriented attitude
Proven ability in managing multiple competing tasks and objectives
Ability to make and drive decisions in fast paced environment
Container technology such as Docker
SQL and NoSQL databases, such as, MySQL, MongoDB or HBase
Experience with load balancers, caching layers and real-time event processing
Experience with big data systems, such as, Hadoop or Cassandra
Familiarity with encryption technologies, key management, etc.
Capacity planning and performance tuning
Certifications in AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud or other IaaS technologies
Contributions to open source projects


Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Iso27001 Negotiation Skills Perl Unix Azure Aws

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