Cloud Operations Engineer at Metadata Inc.

Posted on: 01/06/2022

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: digitalocean saltstack chef puppet aws docker ansible terraform python kubernetes

In this position, the CloudOps Engineer will administrate or participate in administration of Metadata’s cloud infrastructure and handle day-to-day cloud operations tasks. In addition, the CloudOps Engineer will be expected to collaborate with other departments (engineering, security and compliance) to ensure Metadata’s Cloud Infrastructure meets their requirements and serves their needs while maintaining industry standards for security and compliance. **Educational Requirements** Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or information technology **Experience Requirement** 3 to 5 yrs of industry experience in Cloud Operations **Responsibilities** * Collaborate with engineering team to understand and document the platform and infrastructure requirements to host applications * Development and delivery of provisioning and maintenance code for Metadata’s cloud infrastructure (IaC) * Maintaining and monitoring of * Intrusion detection and prevention frameworks * Auditing and alerting frameworks * Automating day-to-day operations like * Metrics / Event based alerting * Production system health checks * Backups and snapshots etc. * Collaborate with engineering team to build and maintain an efficient CI/CD pipeline for Metadata applications * Security updates and patches * Collaborate with security and compliance department to define, document and practise the necessary processes and procedures **Skills Required** * Good technical knowledge and conceptual understanding of * Linux OS * Container and Container Orchestration Platforms * Docker * Kubernetes * Cloud Platforms * AWS * DigitalOcean * Infrastructure and web application security * Observability (monitoring and alerting) * Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery Model * Comfortable with scripting languages such as * Python * Shell * Hands-on experience in the following areas is required * Infrastructure Administration using IaC (AWS + Terraform preferred) * Provisioning * Maintenance * Security * Kubernetes cluster management * CI/CD Frameworks + Automation * Provisioning, configuration and deployment automation tools / frameworks (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, or SaltStack) * Certifications and hands-on experience with AWS is highly desired * Ability to multitask, prioritize, coordinate, work well under pressure and meet deadlines * Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills * Must be able to and willing to work independently with minimal amount of supervision