Cloud Engineer

Brown & Brown Inc.

Atlanta, GA

Job Category: IT

Division: Corporate

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Job Summary

Brown & Brown is looking for a Cloud Engineer to join our growing team. The Cloud Engineer will assist in the design, execution, and/or maintenance of our compute infrastructure, including computational workflows, cloud-based web-application/solution deployments, network architecture, and data versioning and lifecycle management. The Cloud Engineer will also work closely with out field services team in remediating high priority incidents and helping maintain production stability, security, and customer server at the highest standards.  

Essential Duties and Functions: 

  • Responsible for collecting and defining technical requirements to enable business process and integrations 
  • Collaborate with the team of engineers and IT specialists to design effective, efficient, scalable, and secure applications within the organization’s Cloud platform 
  • Outline the cloud strategy and architecture that will be needed to support the Brown & Brown’s business strategy 
  • Responsible for recommendation on cloud architecture strategies, processes and methodologies 
  • Lead or assist in the design and implementation of new cloud-based systems as the company needs change 
  • Responsible for collaboration with Information Security to ensure proper security policies and standards are followed 
  • Troubleshoot any problems that are encountered in any of the above 
  • Follow industry trends and best practices, recommend changes as appropriate 
  • Jointly develop technical enablement plans for business divisions 
  • Lead the execution of technical enablement engagements including; Technical Briefings, Proof of Concepts, and Architectural Design Sessions 
  • Participate in the integration of acquired businesses from an operations perspective 
  • Uphold ITSM best practices across the Retail division 
  • Participate in problem and change management to maintain high production stability 
  • Stay current on technology trends and opportunities, compliance/risk issues by self-study and other training programs company can provide 

Knowledge and Skills 

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Detail oriented and motivated to move the team forward 
  • A proven track record of designing, developing and maintaining secure, complex, cloud-based, data-intensive systems. 
  • Enterprise-scale technical experience with cloud and hybrid infrastructures, architecture designs, migrations, and technology management  
  • Experience and understanding of large-scale application portfolios in enterprise-wide environments (including migration of on-premise workloads to the cloud)  
  • Cloud certification(s) relevant to cloud architecture, cloud engineering 
  • Subject matter expertise in one or more of the following:  
  • Deep domain expertise of cloud infrastructure solutions (i.e. Windows and Linux IaaS, SAP, BCDR, Security, Management, Storage, Networking, OSS, containers and Infra as a code technologies)  
  • Sharepoint/Onedrive/AAD/Intune 
  • Cloud application development solutions (e.g. PaaS, Serverless, API Management) 
  • Container orchestration (e.g. Kubernetes) 
  • Continuous integration technologies (e.g. Azure for DevOps, Jenkins)  
  • Web application server technologies, cloud application design, software architecture and practices; (design/development/deployment, Agile, SCRUM, ALM)  
  • One or more of the following programming languages: C++, C#, Java, Node.js, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails, Pig/Hive  
  • Experience using integrated development environments (e.g. Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code, Eclipse) targeting Android, iOS, Linux, Windows, public clouds (i.e. Azure, AWS)  
  • Knowledge of cloud development platforms preferred  
  • Above all, the ability and willingness to learn new skills and solve new challenges 

 

Required Skills

Required  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field with equivalent work experience 
  • 7 years’ experience in cloud engineering and architecting  
  • Strong Agile process and process-improvement orientation 
  • A passion for customer service and excellent execution 
  • Available for occasional travel up to 25% 

Salary Range

Negotiable

Contact

Ashlie Bleidt - [email protected]

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.