SSNE Cloud Engineer

Herndon, VA, US



Role Specific Responsibilities

  • The candidate will be part of the Security, Systems and Network Engineering Team that will evaluate, design and document networking solution for the public cloud infrastructure of the firm
  • Strong working knowledge of cloud offerings and solutions on GCP
  • Will provide technical guidance, design specification and solution level support to the operation team for cloud connectivity, integration, and application migration
  • Deliver Network Design Document based o the requirements and best practices.
  • Lead network engineering in cloud application migration, define infrastructure and deployment requirements; recommend, challenge and validates Cloud services to meet new application/product needs
  • Ensure full network availability and security during and after migration is completed
  • Mainatain and manage ELK Stack
  • Manage NGINX Reverse Proxy
  • Build CICD pipeline for infrastructure as a code and network as a code based on Terraform, Ansible, GCP deployment manager.
  •  Be able to setup security policies and formalize them through artifacts and documentation
  • Diagnose and remediate host network and system related issues
  • Lead GCP Network Solutions to solve business requirements for application and digital team

Skills and Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in enterprise networking
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or related field is a plus.
  • GCP certified professional
  • Knowledge of software design networks
  • Knowledge of networking technologies such as TCP/IP, BGP, VPNS, Cloud NAT, Network Telemetry, VPC, Subnets, Hybrid connectivity, firewalls, Routes
  • A detailed understanding of core network Protocols and services (TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, SFTP, DNS, SSL, Load balancers)
  • Experience designing, building, and maintaining RESTful APIs
  • Must have strong Cloud implementation experience in Cloud architecture/design, compute/storage/network services.
  • Experience using a project management/ticketing tool such as JIRA
  • Practitioner level network automation skills using DevOps and CICD pipeline practices; python, shell scripting, YAML
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Design and Build security for GCP infrastructure including but not limited to compute instances,
  • VPC networks,
  • VPC firewall rules,
  • Data buckets/Google cloud Storage
  • VPN configuration
  • Databases and data clusters
  • Cloud DNS
  • Managing VMs
  • Google App Engine (GAE)
  • Hands on experience with cloud container technologies i.e., Kubernetes (GKE) and docker
  • Networking VPC/firewalls
  • Logging and monitoring
  • Hands on experience with cloud automation scripting such as Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Chef, Puppet
  • Linux, Windows OS
  • Microservices,
  • Active directory,
  • KMS
  • PostgreSQL Database
  • Cloud SQL and database services
  • Proven experience with Modern Scripting Languages (Python, Terraform, Java, Golang)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

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Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 

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