Cloud Operations Engineer in Cambridge, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Operations Engineer with our industry-leading client in Cambridge.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Cloud Operations Engineer:

  • Act as escalation point for all Cloud and DevOps platform support requests
  • Provide support for operational requests regarding Cloud technology
  • Support the FMI development teams to maintain uptime and reduce impact to patients
  • Keep a "Patient First” mentality with all work requests and projects
  • Responsible for the oversight, development, and management of all DevOps platform tools and processes
  • Create, review, modify, and update AWS CloudFormation and Jenkins scripts
  • Advocate for the benefits and capabilities that can be gained by leveraging AWS services
  • Design and implement solutions to streamline business processes to achieve company goals more effectively and efficiently
  • Work directly with architects and product developers to create supportable designs and debug problems
  • Ability to independently research new technologies and propose a method to integrate them into existing technology stack
  • Expected to be able to manage project timelines and workloads
  • Promote microservice architecture best practices to development teams
  • Create and deliver presentations and documentation to the Technology team
  • Participate in the Cloud Operations 24/7 On-Call rotation

Requirements of the Cloud Operations Engineer:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, MIS, or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in related field
  • Experience working in an on-call rotation
  • Possess experience in managing or designing cloud deployment software
  • Experience with orchestration tools such as Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or other similar products
  • Familiarity with monitoring tools such as ELK, New Relic, DataDog, SonarQube, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, etc.
  • Experience with infrastructure as code frameworks such as CloudFormation, Terraform, or other similar products
  • A solid understanding of JSON, XML, and related notational data representations
  • Understands and has experience in working with version control software such as Git
  • Comfortable administering a Git management tool, such as GitHub Enterprise
  • Experience with CI/CD philosophy, processes, and toolsets
  • Comfortable with working in both Linux (RHEL, CentOS, Amazon Linux) and Windows environments

Keywords: Operations Engineer, CI, CD, Cloud, Cloud Operations, AWS, DevOps, FMI, Git

Job ID: 320559

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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