Cloud Engineer in Durham, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Engineer with our industry-leading client in Durham, NC.

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.


  • Use business knowledge to translate the vision for divisional initiatives into business solutions by developing complex or multiple software applications
  • Work independently with minimal mentorship from architect and management
  • Work with project manager to ensure that assigned work is completed efficiently, meets business requirements, stays within scope, and is delivered on time
  • Develop code, unit tests, integration tests and functional tests etc. for software applications. - Define/code build definition and deployment pipelines
  • Create ARM template for Azure resource creation
  • Build various architectural diagrams to articulate technical designs
  • Participate in requirements gathering and scope estimation meetings
  • Participate in functional/technical group discussions with analysts and developers under minimal supervision
  • Recommend development testing tools and methodologies and reviews and validates test plans
  • Provide technical leadership and mentor junior resources on the team
  • Work closely with fellow developers, both onshore and offshore


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years of experience developing and successfully deploying software programs/applications
  • A deep understanding of Microservices, Service-oriented and Event driven architectures
  • Proven hands-on experience using one or more cloud platforms like Azure, AWS and GCP. Azure is preferred
  • Proven hands-on experience with latest technologies like Docker containers, Kubernetes, Serverless etc.
  • Desire/ability to learn and implement new technologies
  • Expertise in building and working with APIs/RESTful services
  • Strong understanding of the cloud computing and experience working with Azure to migrate applications to the cloud in the IaaS, PaaS, FaaS, SaaS etc. environments
  • Expertise in one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Java, C#, JavaScript, Go, Python
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Helm etc.
  • Experience with crafting CI/CD pipeline using Azure DevOps and/or Jenkins
  • Experience crafting templates to provision cloud resources using ARM templates, Terraform etc.
  • Expertise in hands on development of complex components and applications
  • Expertise in Agile development methodology
  • Experience with Test Driven Development
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities

Keywords: AWS, GCP, Azure, DevOps, Docker, Java, C#, JavaScript

Job ID: 334125

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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