Description PURPOSE :
This position will be a key contributor in projects and efforts utilizing cloud infrastructure platforms and standards. This position will also learn and apply development methodologies to automate and codify cloud infrastructure, increasing the agility with which infrastructure can be deployed and maintained.
Enterprise Infrastructure is a department within Enterprise Technology Operations of MGT and is responsible for planning, designing, building, and running servers, storage, network, and database technology infrastructure for LBrands.
Enterprise Infrastructure teams represent and manage infrastructure technologies on which LBrands business units depend for all aspects of product and services delivery.
From product creation, development, and sourcing, to logistics movement and financial reporting all the way to the time our customers go home happy with a new candle, soap or piece of apparel, Enterprise Infrastructure provides the means of silently delighting the user at each step of the process, all the while driving business success and growth.
The Cloud Infrastructure Engineer is a technical role within Enterprise Infrastructure. This associate is a technical contributor who also exhibits the ability to mentor both peers and partners.
This role is a key contributor to Cloud Infrastructure strategy and design, as well as a primary advisor for our technology and business partners as they strive to best and most efficiently utilize Cloud Infrastructure technologies.
Along with technology responsibilities, this role will understand business goals, establish and manage key business and application partner relationships, and communicate and influence junior team members with technology and business goals.
The candidate for this position may have practical experience with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) on one or more public cloud providers.
Ideally, this candidate would also be versed in networking technologies and security as those form the core base of any successful cloud deployment.
Additionally, the drive to learn DevOps methodologies would be a plus as we drive to modernize our processes and applications.
oServer Windows and Linux
oStorage block and network
oNetwork fundamentals, including IP and Security
oIaaS on major cloud vendor Azure, AWS or GCP, virtual machines, containers (GKE, AKS)
oPaaS on major cloud vendor Azure, AWS or GCP
oSecurity of cloud environment network, user, container, portal and console, etc.
oNetwork design of cloud environment
oWAN design for optimization of cloud deployments SCI, ExpressRoute, DirectConnect, ExpressConnect, MPLS
oOrchestration and automation of on prem and on cloud deployments Ansible, Chef, Puppet, VRA, Rancher, OpenStack, Openshift, etc.
oDevelopment skills a plus in any modern language Python, node.js, Ruby, etc
oDesire to expand skillset into development methodologies and languages to apply to infrastructure builds and automation (infrastructure as code)