Cloud Engineer

With iTech Solutions, Inc. in Hopkins MN US

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Posted on August 12, 2019

About this job

Compensation: $1 - 2
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: System Administrator
Industry: Information Technology
Company size: 51–200 people
Company type: Private


linux, puppet, python

Job description

Senior Cloud Engineer

This position is responsible for the cloud operation effort in support of Remote Monitoring Applications. This includes system automation tasks, planning, support, monitoring, diagnostics and troubleshooting.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Lead implementation projects
  • Proactively monitor environment utilizing best practices and improving processes as needed
  • Forecast impact and plan capacity for both organic growth and new business
  • Research, assess and integrate new technologies
  • Participate in design and development efforts for Unix server and application instance management and bootstrap automation
  • Review needs of software developers and design and develop an apt repository management in accordance with their needs
  • Provide support of an agile development ops culture
  • Participate in ownership of orchestration tools design, develop and support (Puppet, Bamboo, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Participate in ownership of application release deployments and provide continuous process improvement for application releases
  • Work to continually develop and improve processes, methodologies and approaches

Position Requirements** :**

  • Comfortable with Linux or UNIX CLI
  • 10+ years Linux systems administration
  • Highly versed in Linux administration and best practices
  • Familiar with enterprise network architectures
  • Experience with automated configuration management ( Puppet, chef, Puppet is preferred)
  • Fluency in programming/scripting skills for automation in at least two of Bash, Ruby, Python and Perl
  • General understanding of Linux internals (system calls, file systems, processes, etc...)
  • Familiarity with large, complex Linux environments
  • Team Player who is nevertheless able to work with minimum supervision

For more information please contact Brian Stubson at 952-204-5997 or

_Since 1995, iTech Solutions Inc., has been providing IT Consulting and Direct Hire Services to the Insurance, Financial, Communications, Manufacturing  and Government sectors with local offices in Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado,  Massachusetts, Tennessee, North Carolina, and New Jersey / Pennsylvania area. 

Our recruiting strategy is simple, if you want to find qualified IT professionals then use IT professionals to find them.   So at iTech Solutions,  our personnel are all career IT professionals with a wide range of IT experience.  We can honestly say our staff understands the technologies, the complexities of finding and selecting the appropriate personnel and the pressures of running successful IT projects.  _

Employer will not sponsor applicants for any employment visas, at hiring or in the future, including but not limited to H-1B visas. Corp-to-Corp or subcontract personnel will not be considered for this position.

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