Los Angeles, CA
Open to Remote
$120k - $150k
At a Media Company we are working with they are looking for a Cloud Engineer. You will play a crucial role in managing and optimizing the cloud infrastructure and services that power our news platform. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to design, deploy, and maintain scalable and secure cloud-based solutions. Your expertise in cloud technologies will ensure high availability, performance, and reliability of our systems, enabling seamless access to our vast collection of news articles and related content.
- Cloud Infrastructure Management: Design, deploy, configure, and maintain cloud infrastructure components, including compute, storage, networking, and security services, to support applications and services.
- Cloud Architecture Design: Collaborate with architects, developers, and system administrators to design and implement cloud-based solutions that meet scalability, performance, and security requirements.
- Automation and Orchestration: Develop and implement automation scripts and tools to streamline cloud infrastructure provisioning, configuration, and management tasks.
- Performance Optimization: Identify and resolve performance bottlenecks, monitor system health, and optimize cloud resources to ensure optimal performance and cost efficiency.
- Security and Compliance: Implement and maintain security best practices, including access controls, data encryption, vulnerability management, and compliance with industry standards and regulations.
- Incident Response and Troubleshooting: Investigate and resolve cloud infrastructure-related incidents, conduct root cause analysis, and implement preventive measures to minimize future occurrences.
- Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field. Equivalent work experience will also be considered.
- Strong experience in designing, deploying, and managing cloud infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
- Proficiency in infrastructure-as-code (IaC) tools like Terraform or CloudFormation for automated provisioning and management of cloud resources.
- Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes.
- Strong scripting and automation skills using languages like Python, Bash, or PowerShell.
- Knowledge of security best practices and experience implementing security controls in cloud environments.
- Relevant certifications in cloud platforms (e.g., AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Azure Solutions Architect) or related technologies.
- Experience with serverless computing and serverless frameworks (e.g., AWS Lambda, Azure Functions).
- Understanding of DevOps principles and experience with CI/CD pipelines.
- Knowledge of database technologies such as Amazon RDS, DynamoDB, or MongoDB.
Posted by: Amanda Oliver