Senior Azure Cloud Engineer/hybrid in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Local Only

Full Time

$150k - $160k

A medium sized Financial Firm is looking to bring on an Azure Cloud Engineer to join the team. You must be local to the Philly area as this is a hybrid remote role (2 days on per week).
As a Cloud Engineer, you will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and maintaining the cloud infrastructure, ensuring its reliability, scalability, and security. You will be collaborating closely with cross-functional teams to develop and deploy Azure cloud-based solutions, optimizing performance and driving operational efficiency.
Join our team and be part of an exciting journey as we harness the power of cloud technologies to drive innovation and deliver exceptional solutions. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and a collaborative work environment that fosters professional growth and development. If you are passionate about cloud technologies, have a strong understanding of cloud architectures, and thrive in a collaborative environment, this role is perfect for you.
  • Design, implement, and maintain the company's cloud infrastructure, leveraging industry best practices and ensuring high availability, scalability, and security.
  • Collaborate with software development teams to build cloud-native applications, providing guidance on architecture, scalability, and performance optimization.
  • Develop and automate deployment processes, leveraging DevOps principles, tools, and methodologies.
  • Monitor and optimize cloud infrastructure performance, troubleshoot issues, and implement corrective actions as needed.
  • Ensure compliance with security standards, implement appropriate access controls, and conduct regular security audits.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and provide technical expertise in cloud-related initiatives.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest cloud technologies and industry trends, making recommendations for continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Proven experience working as a Cloud Engineer or in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure cloud computing and associated services (compute, storage, networking, databases, etc.).
  • Proficient in infrastructure-as-code (IaC) tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation.
  • Experience with containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes) and orchestration frameworks.
  • Solid understanding of networking concepts, including VPN, DNS, load balancing, and firewalls.
  • Strong scripting and automation skills (e.g., Python, Bash, PowerShell).
  • Knowledge of security best practices and experience implementing security controls in a cloud environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with CI/CD pipelines and related tools (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab CI/CD).
  • Relevant certifications in cloud technologies (e.g., AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Azure Administrator).
  • Experience with serverless computing (e.g., AWS Lambda, Azure Functions).
  • Familiarity with big data technologies and analytics frameworks.
  • Knowledge of compliance frameworks (e.g., GDPR, HIPAA).
The Offer:
  • 5-10% annual bonus
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k)
  • Remote Flexibility

Posted by: Shawna Dunleavy