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Cloud Engineer

  • Location: Chicago, 60601
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Our client is a global professional services firm that drives digital-led innovation and digitally-enabled intelligent operations for customers. Join their team today to help transform Fortune 500 companies around the world.


Position: Cloud Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL 60601

Term: 11 Months

• Deploy multi-tier architecture solution using the blueprints from the Platform and App Architects in AWS
• Establish network connectivity, firewall rules, load balancers, WAF, storage, RDS for Postgres, EKS clusters, ECR, API gateway, CI/CD, and other platform services
• Create deployment pipelines for provisioning AWS services
• Deploy DICOM services for Postgres, Redis, storage, etc.
• Troubleshoot issues as it relates to platform and support application and database teams

Minimum qualifications
• Hands on experience with automation and management tools (Terraform, Ansible, Chef, CFTs, Spectro Cloud)
• Hands on experience with migration to public cloud
• Hands on experience with deploying and managing network, load balancers, firewall rules, WAF, storage, RDS, authentication, and monitoring tools in public cloud
• Hands on experience with shell scripting
• Knowledge of Security as it relates to Cloud Environments including the Shared Security Model

Preferred qualifications
• Knowledge of Container concepts would be a plus
• Knowledge of version control/change management tools (GitLab, Subversion)
• Knowledge of Flexera, Go Lang, Kong API gateway, WSO2, Ceph/Rook, Grafana, Velero

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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