Full-Time

Cloudops Engineer

Azure

Posted on 4/27/2024

Guidepoint

Guidepoint

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides on-demand intelligence and research platform

Consulting

Mid, Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
PowerShell
Datadog
Bash
Kubernetes
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
Terraform
Splunk
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 4-5 years hands-on experience on Azure cloud services
  • 4-5 years hands-on experience with Networking and Network Security
  • 4-5 years hands-on experience on Terraform, ARM, PowerShell, Bash/Python, Linux, infrastructure as Code (IaC) and Azure AI
  • 3+ years of automation and managing and administering Kubernetes (AKS) clusters
  • 2 years of automatic service remediation methodologies using DataDog/Splunk or Zabbix alerts and events
  • 2 years of FinOps experience optimizing Azure cloud costs
  • Highly motivated, detailed and technical resource with the ability to work independently
  • Strong troubleshooting and debugging capabilities in an Agile software development team environment
  • Proven track record of exhibiting a combination of functional, conceptual and technical Azure knowledge to offer creative solutions
Responsibilities
  • Manage and maintain the Azure cloud infrastructure in Enterprise Production, Development, and Test environments
  • Optimize Azure cloud infrastructure for optimum price performance
  • Monitor the Azure infrastructure using DataDog and create automated remediation
  • Monitor Azure costs and optimize spending month over month
  • Use Terraform to deploy changes and maintain optimal state
  • Implement appropriate policies, process and practices to ensure security and compliance
  • Manage and administer Kubernetes (AKS) infrastructure
  • Work closely with AppOps, Engineering and CloudOps teams to resolve complex problems
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure successful cloud deployments
  • Participate in Security Audits
  • Implement best practices for Kubernetes (AKS) from a security, configuration and scalability perspective
  • Support engineering teams deploy containers in Kubernetes (AKS)
  • Manage Service management and reliability SLA’s
  • Continuously optimize infrastructure for efficiency and value
  • Participate in FinOps activities

Guidepoint is ideally positioned as a leading research enablement platform that enhances decision-making with its innovative technology and comprehensive real-time data. The company boasts a vast network of nearly 1.5 million experts, which significantly benefits employees by fostering a knowledge-rich environment and promoting continuous learning. This unique setup not only facilitates extensive professional growth but also ensures that team members are at the forefront of market trends and insights.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2003

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

26%

Benefits

Competitive salary.

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance.

401(k) with company matching.

Life Insurance (100% Employer Sponsored)

Paid vacation plus 10 legal holidays.

Light snacks and beverages.

Discounted gym memberships.

Commuter Benefits.