SSUSA Job #989: CLOUD ENGINEERING LEAD

Job Description

CLOUD ENGINEERING LEAD

 

One of our Fintech clients in NYC is looking for someone to lead Cloud Engineering with the goal of creating a manageable, scalable, and cost-efficient cloud architecture. You must have experience deploying/managing enterprise-level software in one of the major cloud environments, hands-on experience with microservices and containerized solutions as well as a genuine passion for cloud architecture.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working with the engineering team to define core cloud infrastructure
  • Defining and implementing external connectivity, market data and service to service messaging solutions
  • Implementing infrastructure as code
  • Defining and implementing cloud security policies
  • Participating in CI/CD pipeline definition and deployment
  • Managing cloud costs + performance and providing direction to senior leadership
  • Learning and teaching – keeping your skills current and sharing your cloud knowledge with others is a big part of the role

 

MUST HAVES 

    • Hands-on engineering experience with at least one of the major cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.)
    • Practical experience delivering infrastructure-as-code (Terraform, Cloud Formation, etc.)
    • Experience with Docker, Docker Compose, Kubernetes or other containerization and orchestration technologies
    • Critical thinking, decision making, and problem-solving mindset
    • 5+ years of experience in software development or related rolesExperience with DevOps tools for CI/CD: version control (GitHub Actions, Jenkins, etc.)
    • Hands-on experience with programming and scripting language (e.g., Python, Go)
    • Experience with implementation of security best practices and audit/compliance
    • Understanding of Linux System administration and networking

THIS POSITION WILL BE IN THE OFFICE AND REMOTE. YOU MUST LIVE IN THE NEW YORK AREA. YOU MUST BE A US CITIZEN OR GREENCARD HOLDER.

SEND YOUR RESUME TO CLIFF@SSUSA.COM

MENTION JOB 989 IN THE SUBJECT BOX.



Job Location
New York City

Position Type
Permanent