Cloud IaaS Engineer Lead - Military veterans preferred

2022-07-25
WALGREENS
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chicago
Illinois
United States

Job Summary

As Cloud Engineer III, you will work some of the smartest minds in the industry to develop Cloud foundations at scale. You will enable other parts of the organization to create solutions for customers. You will work with Architects, Security experts and software engineers to translate requirements into components and APIs that can operate at scale. You will create reusable cloud components with Walgreens standards while providing best developer experience. You will be creating IaaS services including Containers and constantly providing competing solutions. You will coach other members and leaders in the organization about cloud and its features to help
them adopt and accelerate new product development

Job Responsibilities

  • Engineer and enable enterprise cloud solutions within a DevOps environment
  • Affects target state Cloud Architecture, partnering with other areas, such as Cloud Network Architects, Cloud Data Architects, Cloud Solution Architects, Cloud Security Architects, and Cloud Engineering and Development teams.
  • Accelerates the adoption of cloud solutions across business units.
  • Ensures cloud deployments result in resilient, extensive, and compliant systems. May oversee technology assessments, technology strategy reviews, and provide internal consulting to ensure all areas are practicing sound architecture hygiene.
  • Translates complex ideas, technology, and programs into language senior management can relate to and performs as a key influencer on technical decisions that affect the business on a long-term basis.
  • Participates in the Development of metrics and scorecards to influence the technology teams on industry best practices for cloud deployments.
  • Leads in a fast-paced environment and produces high-quality work under tight deadlines.
  • Works with business stakeholders to advise them on available SaaS Services and enterprise agreements.
  • May lead, allocate and track the daily work of team members and/or contractors. Modifies the daily operations of the team and makes adjustments to short and mid-term priorities. Prioritizes and monitors team tasks.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of experience leading complex Software Engineering and Architecture initiatives OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 5 years of experience leading complex Software Engineering and Architecture initiatives.
  • Experience with public cloud architecture, Cloud strategy, networking, security. Certification: Microsoft DevOps Engineer Expert
  • Experience with various enterprise applications, IT services, and SaaS solution providers.
  • Knowledge of cloud management and cost models with experience implementing best practices or suggested improvements.
  • Experience suggesting competitive and innovative technical decisions, obtaining client buy-in and delivering on commitments
  • At least 1 year of direct leadership, indirect leadership, and/or cross functional team leadership.
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics Experience in building in Azure using ARM templates and ADO pipelines while complying with static code analysis tools like Sonarcube and security scanners like Nessus. Experience with CI/CD tools, preferably Azure DevOps Infrastructure as Code (IaC) experience - scripting and automation via AZ CLI/PowerShell, Bash, Bicep, JSON templates etc.
Deep experience in building Kubernetes environment in Azure . Kube in hybrid/multi cloud environment is a moderate plus.
Knowledge of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) philosophy, Chaos Engineering, technologies, platforms and tools, SLA management, incident resolution, and automation Logical thinking, troubleshooting, presentation, and communication skills with strong drive for results Experience developing design specifications, test plans and protocols Prior experience in building Linux servers at scale. Enabling DevOps in IaaS is a plus.
Experience in multiple programming languages like Python, C#, Java, JavaScript, Ruby on rails etc. along with NoSQL, SQL technologies Knowledge of basic Technologies such as Firewalls, Load balancing, REST API, MPLS, Databases etc.
Knowledge of basic Technology concepts Routing, Backups, NAT, Business continuity or Disaster recovery , Multi AZ/ multi region architecture Experience mentoring less experienced team members.
Experience managing operations of large scale internet-centric Data environments for application or data services serving tens to millions of end users Experience presenting technical ideas in business-friendly language.