Senior Cloud Engineer

Senior Cloud Engineer

Location Ottawa, ON
Start Date November 9, 2018
Security Clearance Reliability Status
Duration 1+ year
Date Posted October 9, 2018
Job ID 11259

Maplesoft Group is currently seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer to join one of our clients located in Ottawa.

Our client is currently seeking Senior Cloud Engineer services to be a part of Technology Platform Services (TPS) department to drive the team to the cloud.  Internally they have identified several projects from basic Hybrid IT governance to Analytic workloads to be delivered within Azure. They are seeking a consultant that has helped organizations build enterprise standards, processes and build standardize reusable components that are securely enabled.

Tasks include but are not limited to the following:

• Detailed design and deployment of cloud services blueprints and associated delivery pipelines with a security focus.
• Design and Implement automated delivery pipelines for the cloud services.
• Managing and automating cloud services life cycle aspects and processes (monitoring, patching, events notifications, configurations remediation, HA/DR requirements).
• Identify and document information security risks and propose mitigating controls.
• Development and documentation of Operational procedures for service Operations teams.
• Ensure Agile and Lean best practices are applied to the delivery and security architecture standards are followed.
• Help foster a culture within the team to be part of a scrum, build product owner capabilities, Product backlogs.  Ensure team is following daily scrums, sprint planning, reviews and retrospectives.
• Coach team of highly talented individuals in the cloud capabilities, processes and cloud best practices.
• Build standard cloud components for development teams to utilize
• Build out CI/CD pipelines
• Add Self-Service
• Establishing continuous pipelines for IAAS + Applications and PAAS workloads.
• Establishing needed Cloud governance (guardrails).
• Experience designing and implementing cloud-based applications with Azure
• Experience building CI/CD pipelines (using Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins)
• Understanding of networking, DNS, VPN, VNET and NSG
• Experience with coding Restful APIs and using configuration management tools
• Implemented Infrastructure as a Code delivery pipelines
• Knowledge of Python, PowerShell, YAML, bash
• Excellent analytical, problem-solving, organizational and multi-tasking
• Strong interpersonal, technical leadership and influencing skills are essential
• Demonstrates understanding to meeting and deliver on customers’ expectations and continually seeking feedback.

Required Experience/Education:
• College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, management information systems or a related discipline
• Minimum of 8 years’ technical expertise, 3 to 5 year of hands-on work experience in Azure.
o With a minimum of 3 related projects focused on application migrations, Infrastructure as Code, CI/CD, or PaaS.
• 3+ years of building and maintain CI/CD pipelines.
• Current Certified Cloud Security Professional CCSP or other related security certifications.
• Current has one of the following certifications: MCSA: Cloud Platform or MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure

Asaset Qualifications:
• MCSA: Cloud Platform
• MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
• Certified Cloud Security Professional CCSP

Maplesoft Group prides itself on its distinct corporate culture and recognizes that success is a direct reflection of our most valuable asset - our people.  Therefore, attitude and ambition are key personality traits we seek out, along with skill and aptitude, in potential employees.

We thank you for your interest in Maplesoft Group and wish to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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