Job Description

Principal Cloud Technologist
Job Number: 20-09901
Eclaro is currently recruiting for a/an Principal Cloud Technologist contract opportunity for one of our financial investment clients investment clients in the Durham, NC.
Eclaro’s client is a highly regarded investment services company that delivers investment management services including broker/dealer, banking, trust and insurance services. As a member of this team you will be working in a fast-paced agile development environment using the latest technologies to deliver quality solutions. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • The SRE Team is essential to the success of client’s cloud adoption.
  • The team implements, manages and improves a complex and sophisticated Kubernetes system spanning multiple clouds, public and private.
  • As a natural extension of this system, the team also ensures that the hosted web applications and microservices are balanced, monitored and designed to scale.
  • These goals are achieved through highly coordinated relationships with the Kubernetes solution development teams, application support teams and our vendor partners
  • The Value to Deliver:
    • Troubleshoot, debug, evaluate and resolve computer-identified alarms, make feature enhancements, bug fixes, systems management, perform software deployments and migrations, host management and automate routine operational tasks.
    • The position requires a combination of strong troubleshooting, technical and communication skills and includes a mix of on call and operational tasks and involves small to medium level software development work.
    • Dive deep to resolve problems at their root, looking for failure patterns amenable to long-term solutions via simplification and automation.
    • Cultivate relationships with developers, engineers and other technology partners to understand their infrastructure needs.
    • Act as a technical point of escalation, provide mentorship, and technical direction to team-members and evangelize best practices and methodologies.
Required Qualifications:
  • Expertise:
    • 8+ years IT experience
    • Experience with enabling and managing cloud services, usage, and optimizations
    • 4+ years software engineering with a focus on CI/CD and release management
    • Experience with enabling and managing cloud services, usage and optimization
    • 4+ years experience designing, implementing and managing Kubernetes (EKS, AKS)
    • 4+ years experience managing solutions as code by using GIT
    • 2+ years with Jenkins
    • 2+ years with Shell Scripting
    • 3+ years experience in 24x7 production environments.
    • Experience with programming languages such as Python and Go
    • Experience designing, implementing and hosting solutions based in AWS and/or Azure
    • AWS, Azure and/or Kubernetes certifications
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related sciences – or equivalent work experience
  • Skills:
    • Extensive experience in designing and developing automation
    • Lead significant production improvements that result in direct business opportunities for client.
    • Create solutions that support a DevOps practices for delivery and operations of services
    • Adapting to rapid changes in Cloud with ability to learn very quickly
    • Track record of ideation and innovating technology at scale
    • Detailed problem-solving approach, coupled with good interpersonal skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Paul Quibuyen
Paul Quibuyen | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. 

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