Cloud Systems Engineer (Azure)

LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia | Fort Myers, Florida

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Cloud Systems Engineer to join our engineering group in Atlanta, GA or Fort Myers, FL. The individual should be able to craft a plan to achieve a long-term vision. The successful candidate will develop a metrics driven approach to enable the proposed design to scale and maintain the infrastructure. Research and evaluate latest Azure services to provide recommendations to the engineering team. The team will be responsible for the delivery of the infrastructure solution which includes a variety of skills including, hands-on build-out and configuration of the infrastructure.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain and improve existing Azure infrastructure
  • Develop system health metrics both for real time monitoring and usability recommendations
  • Enforce best practices for security and reliability
  • Participate in security initiatives, including access control and vulnerability testing
  • Maintain documentation of the infrastructure and suggest areas for improvement
  • Assist in maintaining platform availability to defined levels
  • Troubleshoot and address infrastructure issues as necessary
  • Collaborate with the development team on shared objectives
  • Assist in production releases
  • Investigate new technologies and methodologies to better support the product
  • Coach and mentor Jr. Engineers as needed

REQUIREMENTS

  • A bachelor’s degree in a technical field and 3 years of professional work experience
  • 5+ years experience in software development operations
  • 3+ years engineering a cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP) production environment, with a minimum of 2 years in Azure.
  • Experience with Azure PaaS solutions such as App Services, App Insights, Storage Accounts, Resource Groups and monitoring tools
  • Experience with RDBMS, SQL Server a plus
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, Azure Tables or Cosmos DB a plus.
  • Experience with load balancing, DBAR, hot swapping of high availability apps
  • Experience with a high level language such as C# .Net
  • Experience working in CI/CD DevOps environments, a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

BENEFITS

  • Competitive salaries with performance based compensation and incentive program
  • Growth opportunities to progress throughout the organization
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, life and disability insurance
  • 401k plan with company matching
  • Catered lunches, free snacks and drinks and many other perks

If you are interested in joining a company where you will be valued and challenged, please email your résumé and salary requirements to careers@fieldedge.com with a subject heading “Cloud Systems Engineer”.

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