Cloud Systems Engineer
The Cloud Systems Engineer will focus on moving existing on-premise, solutions to the cloud as well as engineering new solutions with a cloud-first approach. As our use of the cloud continues to increase and becomes more complex, this dedicated position will serve as the primary support resource for critical IT initiatives. Primary Responsibilities Engineer and support a wide range of enterprise cloud solutions within our Azure infrastructure Develop cloud migration paths for our existing on-premise systems Develop and implement standards and best practices as it relates to cloud solutions Organize collaborative discussions with department stakeholders to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, and high availability in the cloud Implement automation techniques to maximize efficiencies of our cloud based systems Configure and manage system monitoring and alerts for our cloud infrastructure Develop and maintain documentation on our cloud solution business continuity Evaluate proof-of-concepts for server, storage, network, and security technologies to support the cloud infrastructure. Education and Experience * Bachelor's Degree * 3+ years of experience in Windows Server installation and overall Windows systems administration * 3+ years of experience in Cloud computing with the primary focus on Azure * Experience with Azure Site Recovery and Azure Backup solutions Required Skills * Strong understanding of cloud computing capabilities and limitations, business drivers, virtualization technologies, Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and Software as a Service Cloud delivery models * On-premise vs Azure analysis methods and best practices * Thorough understanding of system and infrastructure management in the Azure Cloud environment (Windows servers, firewalls, load balancers, hypervisors, storage, monitoring, security etc.) * Basic understanding of and/or ability to solution service offerings across multiple tiers * Ability to support automation efforts with scripting skills * Superior organization, project management skills and attention to detail * High level of commitment to quality work product and organizational ethics, integrity and compliance * Ability to work ef