Kforce Senior Cloud Engineer in San Jose, California

Kforce is immediately adding a Senior Cloud Engineer to our team supporting our global, intelligent networking and software innovation client in San Jose, California (CA). Overview: The Senior Cloud Engineer will be focused on managing production systems and building on AWS Cloud infrastructure. This is an opportunity to work with a dynamic and fast growing IoT services firm that has a global footprint. If you have a strong AWS background with a focus on building highly available 24x7 production services supporting Linux multi-tiered infrastructures, we would love to tell you more about us. Essential Functions:

  • Delivering reliable cloud based distributed systems

  • Support your team's technologies as and when required on a 24x7 basis

  • Other duties as assigned

  • B.S or M.S in Computer Science or similar Technical degree

  • 5 years' experience in delivering reliable cloud based distributed systems

  • Five years of working in DevOps role supporting infrastructure using cloud technology primarily using AWS

  • Extensive experience one Python programming language

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services

  • Deep experience working on large scale deployments of Linux

  • Hands-on experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins, Test Automation and Release Management

  • Hands on experience with AWS: bringing and sustaining AWS stack; VPC, EC2, RDS, CloudFront, CloudWatch, ELB, etc.

  • Experienced with source control management like Git, SVN

  • Good experience on Networking Technologies like Load balancer, ACL, Firewall, VIP, DNS

  • Networking expertise, including but not limited to DNS, Load Balancing technologies, NAT and VPN

  • Good understanding of Continuous Integration using Jenkins, AWS CodeDeploy, Code Pipeline

  • Good knowledge of various AWS services e.g. VPC, EC2, RDS, CloudFront, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, ELB

  • Knowledge of Ansible desirable

  • Good understanding of security on the cloud

  • Basic knowledge of PCI related requirements

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours