Health Management Systems, Inc. Cloud Engineer II - Remote in Malden Field Office, Massachusetts

The Cloud Engineer is a member of our Platform Engineering team. The mission is to support teams by providing infrastructure, resources, and tools that allow them to automate, develop, self-service and experiment. This position involves designing AWS infrastructure for distributed, highly available applications and supporting the production cloud infrastructure. The Cloud Engineer is a thought leader who will be heavily involved in design, best practices and security for tools and AWS.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop our target state cloud architecture and organization model

  • Work with product owners, Architects, and SMEs to create roadmap for cloud architecture

  • Work on an Agile team, in a fast paced, DevOps environment

  • Support Engineering automation efforts with development and scripting skills

  • Automate operational processes using scripting languages.

  • Develop, implement, and continually improve system and network monitoring and alerting capabilities and procedures.

  • Define platform strategy adjusting to new technologies and requirements as they evolve.

  • Drive technical designs to consensus and approval

  • Identify and solve problems related to performance, scalability, reliability, and availability.

  • Implement/maintain Cloud security guidelines and best practices

  • Work with Amazon Web Services Products & Services, Relational and NoSQL Databases, Object and Block Storage, Scaling, Load Balancing, DNS, Networking etc.

  • System engineering in Windows or Linux operating systems

  • Drive cloud/ technology discussions and facilitate decision with other teams within the organization.

  • Write knowledge base documents to improve operations, SOP and contribute to IT organization.

  • Document and diagram workflows and environments and communicate changed both verbally and in writing.

  • Keep up-to-date on evolving technology and understand how new techniques could be applied to our Cloud offering.

  • Stay current with IAAS & PAAS trends and incorporate emerging technology to benefit the platform

  • Share knowledge with team members, and contribute to

Other Functions:

  • Performs other functions as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience automating operation workloads on AWS

  • Experience with at least one configuration management tool.

  • Experience working with at least one of the following languages: Python, .NET, Ruby, and Java

  • Understanding of CI and CD tools

  • Experience working in an Agile, fast paced, DevOps environment

  • Experience in building distributed, highly available applications in AWS

  • Strong Linux skills and windows administration skills.

  • A working understanding of networking, DNS, load balancing and firewalls

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate technical issues to nontechnical and technical audiences

Work Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Primarily sedentary work in a general office environment

  • Ability to communicate and exchange information

  • Ability to comprehend and interpret documents and data

  • Requires occasional standing, walking, lifting, and moving objects (up to 10 lbs.)

  • Requires manual dexterity to use computer, telephone and peripherals

  • May be required to work extended hours for special business needs

  • May be required to travel at least 10% of time based on business needs

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field required. Masters preferred

Minimum Related Work Experience:

  • 2 years working with AWS in a production environment.

  • 3 years of automation experience using python, or related scripting language

  • 3 years of System Engineering experience in Linux or Windows

  • 2 years of work experience utilizing DevOps practices

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Title: Cloud Engineer II - Remote

Location: Massachusetts-Malden Field Office

Requisition ID: 1800112H

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