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Cloud Infrastructure Architect - Any Major U.S. City

United States

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM
Requisition Number: 229618
Primary Location: United States--
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 25%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Position Overview
Assist in the architecture, design, implementation, and lead AWS public cloud build to include connectivity, network, security, containerization, and monitoring. Additionally, the role will be to help ensure the compliance with various industry best practice certifications and help with remediation where gaps exist. Seeking a driven person who can adapt with technology changes and enjoys a high level of engagement and learning. The
  • Automate infrastructure provisioning to standup servers, install software and applications
  • Assist in Certification/Accreditation tasks to ensure the Managed Services offering is capable to handle a multitude of industries
  • Research and consult on AWS and hybrid cloud infrastructure and operational solutions
  • Provide guidance on security configurations and risk and compliance procedures (Identity Management, Network Configuration, Data Protection, Segregation of Duties)
  • Manage storage, compute efficiency, and optimization activities, including evaluating configuration of compute size, storage solutions, and other service (network services, automation, and load balancing)
  • Able to work nights, weekends, or as needed (on a limited basis) to resolve problems or complete projects.
  • Coordinate with engineering and architecture teams to ensure continuity of solutions
  • Advise on best practices for improving operational processes
  • Assist during all BCP/DR (Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery) activities (test or otherwise)
Required Competencies
  • Ability to build relationships between the customers and the team members
  • Vendor management and engagement
  • Ability to build relationships between the customers and the team members
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to set own goals and manage towards them
  • Good client presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively mentor team members
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in strategy, design, implementation, and support of IaaS and PaaS environments, specifically those leveraging AWS storage, compute, and network technologies
  • 3+ years architecting and deploying multi-tiered applications
  • 2+ years in architecting security architectures across infrastructure and applications
  • 2+ years in automation/configuration management using Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormation or an equivalent
  • 2+ years with source code management tools such as GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket or equivalent
  • 2+ years with SQL and NoSQL DBs such as SQL, MySQL, Amazon DynamoDB.
  • Solid understanding of networking and core Internet Protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and routing in distributed networks.
  • 3+ years of scripting skills in shell, Perl, Python, Ruby, PowerShell (at least 2)
  • Experience in designing and implementing application and infrastructure monitoring (New Relic, CloudWatch, Datadog, or equivalent) and logging solutions (CloudTrail, Splunk, or equivalent)
  • Experience in performance tuning, including the following load balancing, web servers, content delivery Networks, Caching (Content and API)
  • Experience in High Availability and Disaster recovery implementations
  • Experience in working toward a significant Certification (ISO, SOC) or equivalent
  • Certified in AWS Systems (SysOps, Networking, Architect)
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.





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