Remote Azure Cloud Computing Specialist

The Computer Merchant, Ltd

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

Job Title : Azure Cloud Computing Specialist
Location : REMOTE

Job Description: Our client, a large defense contractor, has an immediate opening for an Azure Cloud Computing Specialist to work REMOTE. The Azure Cloud Computing Specialist will be a primary team member of the foundational Azure environment for our employees and engineering teams to leverage to deliver customer success. In this role you will help lead the definition, development and administration of an Azure environment that is used by IT and various functional business areas. You will be leading the design, automation, integration, testing and delivering of a well governed, compliant and secure Azure environment. You will be using various scripting and commercial products.



Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled .



Job Requirements:

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

What you'll experience:

  • Technologies that are top-notch with an eye for the future
  • A team of critical thinkers committed to exploring what's next and deliver next generation Cloud resources to a large enterprise
  • Opportunities to gain and share knowledge working on a high-performance team delivering success


What you bring to our team:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience
  • Configures, and administers cloud computing technologies, infrastructure, and applications to meet the organizations requirements using infrastructure as code.
  • Assists and supports the design, deployment, management, and operation of scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems in the cloud by working directly with the stakeholders.
  • Lead and perform the installation and configuration of cloud management applications by leading medium to large sized efforts.
  • Develops, and designs software automation and scripts to orchestrate cloud and virtualization technologies with defined scope, schedule and expectations.
  • Views and analyzes summary data on cloud resource deployment and takes appropriate action.
  • Monitors requests and key metrics for cloud resources, as well as the performance of systems in the cloud and directs remediation.
  • Troubleshoots issues and plans for future cloud capacity requirements. Develops roadmap and business case for capacity growth.
  • Identifies, manages and resolves cloud computing security risks and implements best practices as applied within a cloud environment.
  • Provides subject matter expert technical support to customers using Cloud Platform products, solutions and APIs.
  • Identifies and documents product bugs and feature requests and works with internal support teams, external providers, as well as customers to implement effective solutions.
  • Supports and leads the evaluation of new service offerings from Cloud Service Providers to determine potential usage by our client.
  • Agile experience preferred


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient understanding of Azure (Google Cloud Platform, and/or AWS a plus)
  • Proficient understanding of Azure (AWS service offerings a plus)
  • Proficient understanding of virtualization technologies: Server, Storage, Networking
  • Proficient understanding of computer programming languages: Terraform, Bicep, GIT, Postman, C, C#, C++, Perl, PHP, and Python.
  • Proficient understanding of scripting languages, and software and infrastructure automation skills
  • Detailed and fully proficient knowledge of technology trends and champions new ideas and product and process improvements.
  • Experience administering systems in a virtualized Cloud environment based on Azure, AWS, VMware vRealize, vCloud Director, and NSX technologies.
  • Strong understanding of security, risk and compliance frameworks, disaster recovery, high availability architectures, hardware, operating systems and networking connectivity.
  • Experience creating templates with Azure Policies, and similar technologies.
  • Knowledge of systems architecture.

Remote Azure Cloud Computing Specialist

The Computer Merchant, Ltd

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology

(No Timezone Provided)

Job Title : Azure Cloud Computing Specialist
Location : REMOTE

Job Description: Our client, a large defense contractor, has an immediate opening for an Azure Cloud Computing Specialist to work REMOTE. The Azure Cloud Computing Specialist will be a primary team member of the foundational Azure environment for our employees and engineering teams to leverage to deliver customer success. In this role you will help lead the definition, development and administration of an Azure environment that is used by IT and various functional business areas. You will be leading the design, automation, integration, testing and delivering of a well governed, compliant and secure Azure environment. You will be using various scripting and commercial products.



Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled .



Job Requirements:

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

What you'll experience:

  • Technologies that are top-notch with an eye for the future
  • A team of critical thinkers committed to exploring what's next and deliver next generation Cloud resources to a large enterprise
  • Opportunities to gain and share knowledge working on a high-performance team delivering success


What you bring to our team:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus 3 years of relevant experience
  • Configures, and administers cloud computing technologies, infrastructure, and applications to meet the organizations requirements using infrastructure as code.
  • Assists and supports the design, deployment, management, and operation of scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems in the cloud by working directly with the stakeholders.
  • Lead and perform the installation and configuration of cloud management applications by leading medium to large sized efforts.
  • Develops, and designs software automation and scripts to orchestrate cloud and virtualization technologies with defined scope, schedule and expectations.
  • Views and analyzes summary data on cloud resource deployment and takes appropriate action.
  • Monitors requests and key metrics for cloud resources, as well as the performance of systems in the cloud and directs remediation.
  • Troubleshoots issues and plans for future cloud capacity requirements. Develops roadmap and business case for capacity growth.
  • Identifies, manages and resolves cloud computing security risks and implements best practices as applied within a cloud environment.
  • Provides subject matter expert technical support to customers using Cloud Platform products, solutions and APIs.
  • Identifies and documents product bugs and feature requests and works with internal support teams, external providers, as well as customers to implement effective solutions.
  • Supports and leads the evaluation of new service offerings from Cloud Service Providers to determine potential usage by our client.
  • Agile experience preferred


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient understanding of Azure (Google Cloud Platform, and/or AWS a plus)
  • Proficient understanding of Azure (AWS service offerings a plus)
  • Proficient understanding of virtualization technologies: Server, Storage, Networking
  • Proficient understanding of computer programming languages: Terraform, Bicep, GIT, Postman, C, C#, C++, Perl, PHP, and Python.
  • Proficient understanding of scripting languages, and software and infrastructure automation skills
  • Detailed and fully proficient knowledge of technology trends and champions new ideas and product and process improvements.
  • Experience administering systems in a virtualized Cloud environment based on Azure, AWS, VMware vRealize, vCloud Director, and NSX technologies.
  • Strong understanding of security, risk and compliance frameworks, disaster recovery, high availability architectures, hardware, operating systems and networking connectivity.
  • Experience creating templates with Azure Policies, and similar technologies.
  • Knowledge of systems architecture.