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Junior Cloud Engineer (New York, NY) in New York, NY at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Job Description

At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day.  We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients’ IT challenges.  As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at www.presidio.com or follow us on Twitter @Presidio.
The Junior Architect – Cloud Solutions role will provide exposure to design, implementation, administration, and troubleshooting of public cloud based resources particularly within Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure. The candidate will interact with internal business and technical teams to outline and execute on requirements delivering secure, functional and scalable cloud solutions. The optimal candidate will be a recent college or university graduate with a degree in engineering, computer science, or information systems and preferably have 0-4 years of engineering experience, with a focus on cloud engineering. The candidate must be a very strong and efficient communicator, able to multi-task and able to excel in a fast-paced environment.
You will be responsible for the design of services engagements in functional cloud areas such as:
  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Platform as a Service
  • Hybrid Connectivity
  • Security
  • DevOps
  • High Performance Computing
  • Development and test
  • Storage, Backup, and Recovery
Key Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Create functional design specifications, reference architectures, and assist with other project deliverables as needed.
  • Design state-of-the-art technical solutions on AWS/Azure that address customer's requirements for scalability, reliability, security, and performance.
  • Collaborate with other project teams on technical solutions and help improve Presidio’s services IP.
  • Staying up-to-date on all technical developments related to cloud.
  • Interact with Sales, clients and Software Publishers
  • If required, perform client assessments in support of Cloud design, implementations and on-going support
Required Skills
  
  • Bachelor’s degree (Engineering) or equivalent experience and/or military experience
  • AWS training classes
  • 5 plus years working in a professional/business environment
  • Exploratory knowledge of designing and implementing cloud solutions
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to multi-task while working on several simultaneous initiatives
  • Ability to work closely with customers in a professional manner
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Must have good working knowledge of all Microsoft Office Products
  • Must be comfortable with technology and quick to pick up new software programs and devices.
  • Ability to travel as needed to client sites within the Tri-State area including, but not limited to Northern NJ, NY, and occasionally Connecticut as needed
Certifications
  •  AWS and/or Azure certification – a plus
RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE, we have a strict PSL in place and we will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through the Presidio portal.
Candidate Resumes/CV's not submitted through our portal or submitted directly through to managers or HR will be considered unsolicited and will be treated as gifts and no fee will be payable. We thank you for your cooperation in this matter. 
Presidio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/ VEVRAA Federal Contractor.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for this position regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, ethnicity, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.
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If you have any difficulty using our online system and need an accommodation in the job application process due to a disability, please send an email to recruitment@presidio.com.
Presidio, Inc. is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referrals of protected veterans or its openings.  State Employment Services, please provide priority referrals to recruitment@presidio.com.