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TITLE: Lead Cloud Engineer
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Lead Cloud Engineer in Riverwoods, IL to perform technical design, deployment, monitoring, and ongoing support and maintenance of a diverse set of cloud technologies. Focus on automation, resilient design, and deployment of cloud ready systems and services. Collaborate with product teams internal and external to IS to provide world class products and services in support of our application development community and our business as a whole. Perform full-stack engineering and support products that support our hybrid cloud capabilities. Build, deliver, and maintain modern cloud platforms that support agile teams. Drive continuous improvement of products and capabilities through internal user groups and external market research. Partner with key stakeholders as a platform champion for cloud-native systems, and coach on how to use platform capabilities effectively through appropriate venues. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, or a related field and four (4) years of experience in the job offered or related occupation: utilizing container orchestration applications, including Kubernetes and Openshift; utilizing scripting languages, including Python or Golang; utilizing technologies, including C#, Java, Chef, Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins, Groovy, Vault, Shellscripts, and CI/CD tools. One (1) year of experience must include: developing a strategy that the team members can use to better reach a project’s goal; determining the completion timeline and monitoring progress to keep the project on track and on schedule; communicating clear instructions to team members; managing the flow of day-to-day operations; creating features and stories in Jira for Sprint; mentoring team members on resolving technical queries; providing t-shirt estimates on stories and features for the sprint; following up and resolving cross team technical issues; motivating team members; discovering training needs and providing coaching.
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