Job Description

Senior Consultant – Cloud Engineering

09.27.2019
CO, CO
Contract
Job ID: #9011

If you love building and supporting information technology solutions that make businesses successful, then we have news for you: we’re seeking a SENIOR CONSULTANT AZURE ENGINEER who is ready to make an impact for one of our clients in DENVER, CO.

Here’s the thing – IT solutions help businesses thrive, but they would be worthless without properly functioning technology solutions. Our client relies completely on roles like this to maintain world-class business operations. If you can ensure a company’s technology powered operations are reliable, then this position is right for you.

HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT

Our client has engaged Bridgeview Solutions to baseline and improve their cloud operations. This consultant will be responsible for reviewing the current operations of the client’s Global Cloud platforms. As the Senior Consultant, you will be responsible for the implementation of security controls, automation/orchestration of administrative task, and standardization of governance policies in their cloud environments. You will be focused on writing code that allows the client to provide a self-service governance framework that reduces risk for the company, improves accountability, and increases business agility. Efforts you will be involved in will be mostly cross functional that will involve engineers from multiple teams, as such collaboration skills are just as important as technical skills. This engagement is key to the success of the organization and will require knowledge and experience across multiple areas of expertise.

EXPERIENCE NEEDED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS JOB

  • Provide technical expertise to the Cloud Governance Board in aspects of a Multi-Cloud Cloud Governance Framework.
  • Provide technical expertise on the native tools provided by cloud vendors that are integral to the creation of the governance framework.
  • Develop code to implement the governance framework across our cloud platforms with an emphasis on Azure.
  • Build effective monitoring, logging and auditing of IaaS/PaaS cloud environments to ensure a secure and compliant infrastructure.
  • Working with management to establish key performance indicators and capacity planning metrics to ensure cost savings opportunities in cloud platforms are realized.
  • Work with key stakeholders from the organization to provide solutions that meet governance requirements while minimizing risk to security, impact to development activities.
  • Collaborate with team members to accomplish goals by actively participating in the sprint cycle, code reviews, and in helping to build a learning organization.
  • Work with management to build the long-term strategic roadmap for the team and provide mentorship to junior team members.
  • Develop Engineering Designs as per the client’s Engineering Design process for production implementations.
  • Work with Cloud Operations team members to develop & implement standard templates for NSG, Server Builds, etc.
  • Evaluate security of current Cloud deployments and implement/automate any needed controls.
  • Create infrastructure and cloud architecture framework documentation.
  • Other duties as discovered and assigned during the baseline and solution design phase of the project.

PREFERRED

  • Minimum 5 years in Enterprise IT with BA/BS, or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years developing with scripting languages (e.g. PowerShell, JSON, Python, Ruby, or other applicable language) with at least 2 years focused on Cloud Automation.
  • 3+ years developing solutions on public and/or private cloud platforms with an emphasis towards governance, security & solutions.
  • Advanced knowledge of cloud-native architectures and design principles for scalability, performance, and reliability. (Azure Architecture Design certification preferred)
  • Advanced understanding of supporting, and troubleshooting application level systems, communications, and performance issue in cloud in a multi-tiered architecture.
  • Familiarity with automation/orchestration tools. (e.g. Ansible, Chef, or Terraform)
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies (e.g. Docker, or Azure Kubernetes) is a plus.
  • Practical understanding of ITIL V2/V3, Agile, and Cloud Governance practices.
  • Experience working within a Dev Ops framework using CI/CD and/or Agile.
  • Experience with source code repositories (e.g. GitHub or Visual Studio) and CI/CD toolsets.
  • Familiarity with regulatory controls related to PCI/DSS, or HIPAA is a plus.
  • Familiarization with SAN (Storage Area Network) infrastructure and support is a plus.
  • Experience working with cloud native monitoring tools (i.e. Log Analytics, or Azure Monitor)
  • Demonstrated Proficiency in the following technical areas:
  • Microsoft Server 2012 R2 & 2016
  • Linux (CentOS/RedHat Preferred)
  • Network Security Practices
  • VMWare ESXi, VMWare VSAN & Venter 6.x or newer
  • Microsoft SQL Server is a plus
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Proficient in MS Office Tools specifically MS Excel, & Visio.

EDUCATION

  • Minimum 5 years in Enterprise IT with BA/BS, or equivalent work experience.

ABOUT BRIDGEVIEW IT

Do you remember when the first YouTube video was uploaded in 2005? We don’t, because we were too busy creating the best technology placement firm in the country. Back then, we saw how extreme the demand was for technologists. Companies needed help finding them, and technologists needed help sifting through the noise. That’s our specialty.

You have a valuable set of skills, and it’s our job to make sure you get connected with the roles, companies, and career paths that help you realize your full potential. We don’t just forward you random job descriptions; we build a real relationship to get you wherever it is you want to go. We might be based in Denver, clearly the best city on earth, but we are connected to opportunities across America that will both challenge and fulfill you. Let’s do this. Apply for the above role, or sign up for job alerts at https://bridgeviewit.com/jobalerts.

BENEFITS

Medical:Provided by Aetna

Dental:Provided by Aetna

Vision:Provided by VSP

401K: Provided by Voya Financial–4% match, 100% vested from start

Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability

ADP TotalChoice:Voluntary Benefits managed by Mercer, such as the following:Short Term Disability, Accident Insurance, Auto Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D), Voluntary Term Life Insurance, Homeowners/Renters Insurance, Pet Care Coverage & Pet Insurance

Employee Perks, ADP Personal Discounts: great discounts through thousands of vendors (Nike, Target, Home Depot, etc.)

STUFF OUR LAWYERS WANT US TO SAY

We are unable to sponsor H1B candidates at this time. Those authorized to work in the US without restriction are encouraged to apply. BridgeView IT is an equal opportunity employer.

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