Sr. Cloud DevOps Engineer


Sr. Cloud DevOps Engineer

  • DevSecOps
  • Kubernetes
  • Amazon EC2
  • Datadog
  • AWS
  • Terraform
  • Docker
  • Informatica
  • Apache Airflow
  • Snowflake
  • Python
  • Amazon ECS
  • Snowflake Schema
  • Amazon ECR
  • Amazon RDS

Our client is looking for a Principal level Sr. Cloud DevOps Engineer to lead a "managed service" Pod-based engagement (that was a mouthful). 👊


  • Manage AWS cloud computing environment, including compute, data, security, and other features.
  • Recommend and provision infrastructure, as well as troubleshooting and issue resolution.
  • Collaborate with Data Engineers to improve automation of workflows, infrastructure, code testing and deployment.
  • Develop and maintain solutions for operational administration, system/data backup, disaster recovery, and security/performance monitoring.
  • Ensure the client's systems are highly available and resilient.
  • Continuously evaluate existing systems with industry standards and make recommendations for improvement.


  • Background in multiple disciplines including cloud infrastructure, system administration, security, site reliability engineering, and software engineering.
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a DevOps/System Engineer.
  • 5+ years of experience working within AWS and with its managed products (EC2, ECS, ECR, R53, RDS, etc.)
  • 7+ years of progressive experience in definition and implementation of Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence solutions supporting e-commerce, direct-to-consumer marketing, or consumer data analytics teams. This experience will include the design and development of reliable, highly scalable, flexible, and high-performing data warehousing solutions.
  • Experience with Serverless strategies and container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with production infrastructure, including deployment, logging, monitoring, and similar
  • Fluent in Python, and scripting languages (Shell scripting).
  • Proficiency with DevOps, configuration management, and/or orchestration tooling (GitLab, CI/CD, Airflow)
  • Experience working with complex and large volumes of data and the impacts on infrastructure
  • Admin experience with Snowflake.
  • Experience with Terraform.
  • Admin experience with Informatica PowerCenter or Developer.
  • Experience with Datadog or other similar cloud monitoring software (New Relic, Nagios, CloudWatch, etc.)
  • Experience working with Airflow, and NIFI technologies - preferred


  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate or Professional)
  • Informatica Professional Certification
  • Jenkins experience
  • Experience with KPIs and dashboards
  • Understanding of data science concepts
  • Experience with non-relational, NoSQL, and semi-structured databases
  • Experience with Django, Nginx, ReactJS or related technologies
  • Experience with AWS Lambda
  • Experience with Networking Concepts and technologies
  • Experience with creating Application and/or Network Architecture Diagrams
  • Insatiably curious about emerging technologies and tools

This is a contract role. And, remote, too! 🏖️😎