Cloud Engineer in Chicago, IL at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

A top global Asset Management firm is seeking a Cloud Engineer to join their team. 


  • Provide a platform as a product to others within the organization
  • Play a key role in architecting and migrating applications from datacenters to the public cloud
  • Help provide recommendations for cloud solutions and strategies
  • Write code to automate and optimize deployment of infrastructure and applications


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, information systems, or closely related field
  • 7+ years systems administrator experience
  • 5+ years experience with AWS and some GCP
  • 5+ years experience with Puppet
  • 5+ years experience with Terraform
  • 4+ years experience with Consul and Nomad
  • 2+ years hands on design and implementation using AWS
  • Experience architecting and implementing large-scale, distributed, services on public cloud (AWS preferred)
  • 5+ years experience working with immutable infrastructure, infrastructure automation and provisioning tools, such as AWS CloudFormation or Terraform 
  • Expert understanding of AWS products, including: EC2, S3, ELB, VPC, Lambda, RDS, ElastiCache, DynamoDB, Batch, ECS, EMR, IAM, SQS, SNS
  • Strong knowledge of automation scripting using Python and Bash
  • Strong knowledge of Linux administration particularly RHEL and CentOS
  • Strong operational understanding of networking concepts, architecture, and best practices, especially as it relates to hybrid cloud integration
  • Hands on experience working with container technologies (Docker) and orchestration tools (ECS, Kubernetes, HashiCorp Nomad)
Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • Cloud
  • Python
  • AWS