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Senior Cloud Engineer in Woodbridge Township, NJ at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

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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 or follow us on Twitter @Presidio.
We are looking for a hands-on Sr. Cloud Engineer with experience implementing public cloud solutions for enterprise environments.  The primary responsibility of this position is to deliver, implement public cloud solutions and provide post-sales support to our clients.  This role is mostly remote, but there will be travel to client sites as needed where you may be asked to be the primary resource of contact for delivery and implementation.
Key Responsibilities 
  • Solve complex problems at massive scale within a public cloud ecosystem (AWS or Azure), working on client projects from initial scope and POC through delivery and hand over.
  • Guide and mentor client teams in the effective operational delivery of services relating to the business transformation, adoption and ongoing engagement of Azure and/or AWS Cloud.
  • Ensure that all methodologies, processes, tools and agreed standards for the successful delivery of services are developed and adhere to best practice.
  • Take ownership of the technical engagement process and ultimate success around cloud adoption.
Required Skills
  • Bachelors degree in computer science or related field or equivalent work experience and/or military experience
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience working with AWS and/or Azure using the API or SDK tools.
  • Possessing 5-7 years minimum experience of responsibility for the delivery of professional services in the public cloud technology space. Alternatively, significant, senior hands-on technical experience in either Infrastructure, Application or other IT Architecture groups with personal ownership of the relationships with strategic project decision makers at Enterprise scale.
  • Practical, hands on experience with traditional hypervisor platforms like Hyper-V and VMware vSphere.
  • Working knowledge of traditional and cloud networking models.
  • Experience architecting infrastructure solutions using both Linux/Unix and Windows with specific recommendations on server, load balancing, HA/DR, & storage architectures.
  • In depth knowledge of key Cloud trends, reference architectures & IaaS best practices strongly preferred.
  • Enterprise application and database architecture is a plus.
  • Understanding of enterprise IT regulatory compliance with standards such as HIPAA, FedRAMP is also a plus.
  • Proven capability relating to resource planning and leadership, client management and business development of professional services.
  • PaaS and working knowledge of software development practices and technologies highly desired.
  • Ability to work closely with customers and deal with them in a professional manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to produce clear and detailed technical documentation
  • Azure or AWS Certification or extensive Azure or AWS training with on the job & hands-on experience
  • Ability to travel to client sites within the Tri-State area including, but not limited to Northern NJ, NY, and occasionally Connecticut as needed.  There will also be an opportunity to work remotely depending upon client/project needs.
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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RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE: Presidio has a strict PSL in place and 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 the Presidio portal or submitted directly to Hiring Managers will be considered unsolicited and will be treated as gifts and no fee will be payable. Thank you for your cooperation.