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Principal Cloud Architect in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 3/25/2019

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Principal Cloud Architect
Direct Hire
Salt Lake City, Utah

Hiring highly technical Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure (Azure), and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) architects and engineers to assist enterprises with cloud migrations and cloud workload optimizations. This position requires you to be highly self-motivated and comfortable with technical leadership. You will be responsible for designing and automating cloud infrastructure, delivering proof of concepts, piloting new cloud services, and leading implementations with clients. Software engineering or development experience along with professional cloud certifications is preferred. Candidates must be passionate about technology and obsessed with customer satisfaction. We're looking for applicants that embrace a close knit team culture and have an understanding that success can only be achieved through teamwork and of course automation!

Job Description:
•6+ Years of IT Production Workload Experience
•BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent experience.
•On-site or in-person experience working directly with customers creating cloud infrastructure solutions, leading conversations with key business stakeholders reviewing pros and cons, risks, and best practices.
•Experience in cloud spend optimizations and serverless technology such as AWS Lambda
•Experience leading the design, development and deployment of business software at scale or current hands on technology infrastructure, network, compute, storage, and virtualization
•Experience with the standard software development life cycle (SDLC) and Agile/iterative methodologies required
•Experience with the integration of cloud services with on-premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Client, O365, SAP etc.
•Ability to travel to client locations when needed.
•JSON and YAML Expertise
•Expertise in at least one programming language is preferred.

Required Skills:
•Big picture thinker that can not only design but more importantly implement.
•Strategically approaching customer issues, understanding different business requirements and challenges with implementations.
•Expertise in the primary AWS services VPC, IAM, EC2, ELB, RDS, Route53 & S3
•Expertise in AWS CodeBuild, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy
•Expertise in governance tools like AWS Config, Inspector, Lambda
•One professional AWS cert is desired but not required.
•Expertise implementing AWS services in a variety of distributed computing environments.
•Experience with highly-available and fault-tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments desired
•Expertise in Infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting (E.g. shell, Python, Node, Ruby, Powershell)
•Expert in Configuration management using CloudFormation, Ansible, Terraform, Chef & Puppet.
•Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud (AWS, Azure, Google) or Virtualized environment.
•Experience leading cloud operations, including data assurance, monitoring, alerting and notifications.

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at