Senior Cloud Engineer/Architect

Smith Arnold Partners

Very Successful, stable, international multi-billion-dollar Property Casualty Insurance and Reinsurance corporation is looking for a Senior Cloud Engineer to help establish their Cloud Architecture design and contribute to the Infrastructure Cloud roadmap.

Employee testimonials:
Great company with great vision.
Excellent company. Exceptional owner.
One of the best work experiences I have had to date. Management was extremely personable and instructive
Excellent Work/life balance

Title: Senior Cloud Engineer
Location: New York, New York -Temporarily remote
Salary- Total Compensation Potential -175,000 – 190,000

This Senior Azure / AWS Cloud Engineer will focus on the overall Cloud architecture design, cost effectiveness, quality of IT solution, knowledge transfer, and mentoring of the project technical team members.
Create and document Cloud Operation & Security standards with best practices for IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, automation, orchestration, trends and industry-leading cloud vendor offerings
This Senior Azure / AWS Cloud role will collaborate with the Infrastructure, Security and Application Development engineers during Architecture, design and development phases, providing guidance, interpretation, and engineering expertise
In Depth understanding of Azure, AWS, VPC, Cloud Security, EC2, S3 or equivalent cloud services.
This role will be keenly aware of cloud computing industry trends with regards to technology and adoption while also being proficient in the understanding of and application of various automation related tools and languages.
In Depth experience with open source technologies like Git, Terraform, and Docker Containers.
Experience in architecting and implementing cloud-based solutions with robust Business Continuity and Disaster Recover requirements
Stay up-to-date with Azure & AWS cloud trends and information security community including new Cloud vulnerabilities, methodologies, and products
Contribute to Infrastructure Cloud roadmap
Build and perform analysis of Infrastructure-as- Service deployments
Exemplifies leadership characteristics in support of client’s corporate objectives

Strong mix of hands on Engineering and architecture experience working with Azure and AWS
Hands on experience with automated tooling such as Chef and Test Kitchen
Experience with container orchestration and service mesh technologies like Kubernetes or Envoy or Consul
Practical experience working in DevOps team/organizations with applied Agile development practices
Strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design
Experience adopting Cloud security practices across an enterprise
Previous experience implementing assigned controls from frameworks such as: CIS20, NIST CSF, ISO 27001, etc
Experience in at least one programming language (Java, Python) is desired
Azure & AWS Certified Solution Architect would be a big plus