If interested, please send an updated copy of your resume to Senior Cloud Engineer 12+ month contract to hire Fully Remote- Team sits in Richmond, VA (must work East Coast times) Job Summary Develops conceptual, logical and physical IT engineering designs, that support the infrastructure requirements of varying levels of technical and business application projects. Completes analysis of business requirements, as it relates to technical infrastructure design, and ensure traceability of the design to the business requirements. Assesses testing requirements and prepares testing strategies, as well as preparing implementation and transition plans. Senior level position requires a seasoned professional with a full understanding of industry practices. Requires high level of experience and proficiency in field. Principal Duties and Responsibilities The Cloud Engineer Senior will be accountable for Working knowledge of architecture and design of solutions using cloud-based technologies Serving as a hands on technical Engineer to provide key technology on system project focused on development and implementation of strategic technological directives. Performs resolution of complex hardware, environmental software operating systems and subsystems. Oversees problem avoidance actions in the Cloud hosting environments Implement changes to business information and technical systems Analyzes and revises existing system logic and documentation as necessary May authorize risk level changes and recommend solutions to minimize andor prevent system interruption Evaluates, recommends and selects new softwarehardware Performs change and problem management using standard tools Ensures conformance and compliance with existing system standards. Measures performance to ensure proper operation Leads highly technicalcomplex projects utilizing staff and resources Follows and ensures adherence to technical standards for programming and design techniques. Trains System technical staff on use of softwarehardware tools in accordance with required standards and procedures Monitors compliance with internal audit requirements and Information Security Manual guidelines Performs other related duties as assigned Position Requirements 6+ years with IT solution delivery Engineer experience and hands on experience with public, private and hybrid cloud services including planning, development, migration and integration of applications and services from on premises infrastructure to cloud based platforms -as-a-Service and infrastructure -as-a-Service. Experience with Terraform, ARM Templates, Cloud Formations, AWS Config, AWS Inspector, Guard Duty Experience with Microsoft Azure and AWS Cloud technologies. Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change. Certified in AWSAzure EducationExperience Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience with 6 to 9+ years of relevant work experience. EEO Employer Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at orThe post Cloud Engineer first appeared on Get a Job Virginia.