Lead Cloud Engineer

Remote Lead Cloud Engineer – Perm - $130,000 - $150,000
The end client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas for this position; all parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.

An American Company is seeking a Remote Lead Cloud Engineer

Role Description

As the technology expert, you will take a leadership role to ensure products are of the highest code quality and are developed using secure programming practices. You will also be mentoring junior and senior engineers by ensuring all development processes and coding standards are documented and followed.

• Design and develop microservices using industry standard best practices that are robust and secure.
• Be a part of a high-performance team that develops multi-tenant cloud solutions.
• Build highly scalable, highly available solutions deployed on public cloud (e.g., AWS, Azure, etc.), private cloud, On-Prem and/or hybrid environments.
• Conduct solution reviews and oversee implementation quality by performing design and code reviews, following secure coding practices, and utilizing CI/CD and test automation tools and processes.
• Proactively engage with POs, APMs and BizDev managers across the organization to ensure solutions meet the needs of customers both internal and external.
• Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external tech communities, and interact with other members of the engineering community.

Skills & Requirements

• BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related software engineering field, or equivalent experience.
• 7+ years of experience in Solution Design and Software Architecture
* Proficient in Java, Spring Framework, Spring Boot and related technologies
• 2+ years of experience in using JavaScript, NodeJS
• 3+ years of software architecture experience building, maintaining, and supporting cloud-native solutions (e.g., RESTful APIs, containerized apps, microservices, etc.)
• 2+ years of experience with two or more of the following: Microservices, SAML, JSON and Postgres/SQL/No-SQL/MongoDB
• 2+ years of hands-on technical leadership
• 2+ years of experience with one or more of the following: AWS, Azure, Kubernetes, Microservices, Containers, Ansible, Terraform
• 2+ years of experience with Agile development processes

Preferred Qualifications
• Demonstrable experience implementing and maintaining globally distributed, highly redundant, scalable cloud-hosted solutions
• Familiarity with load and performance testing, and with designing solutions capable of scaling to support high traffic bursts.
• Designing, implementing, and maintaining solutions on public clouds (e.g., Azure, AWS, AliCloud, etc.), private clouds, On-Prem and hybrids
• Ability to demonstrate knowledge of a container technology such as Docker
• Proficient technical knowledge of current tools and best practices at scale
• Demonstrable experience working with distributed teams & 3rd-party vendors
• Experience with monitoring and logging cloud services and infrastructure
• Fluency in Front-end technologies (Angular, React)
• Fluency in one or more scripting languages (Perl, PHP, Python, etc.)
• Experience using code management tooling such as Git/SVN/CVS
• Significant experience working with Linux servers and command lines
• Experience with Level 1 troubleshooting for a range of areas including Cloud Infrastructure (i.e. - AWS, Azure), LAN/WAN networking, and network security
• Experience using CI/CD pipeline tooling such as Jenkins, Bamboo or others
• Experience with Terraform, Ansible, Puppet and/or Salt
• Experience with Chaos Engineering techniques
• Experience with Confluence and Jira

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

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Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
130,000 - 150,000

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