Deloitte Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Do you want to be at the forefront of Deloitte s emerging cloud practice? We re looking for exceptional problem-solvers to help address our clients most compelling Cloud needs. You will work along-side top engineers and technical thought leaders building Cloud solutions helping shape the future of global enterprises. You will be at the heart of the technical solutioning and leading edge product development.

Work you ll do

Lead/support implementation of core cloud components and document critical design and configuration details to support enterprise cloud initiatives. The Cloud Infrastructure Engineer will be primarily responsible for utilizing technical skills to coordinate enhancements and deployment efforts and to provide insight and recommendations for implementing client solutions.Engineers will work closely with other cloud teams, project managers, engineers, and other functions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify hardware, software, and external service cost estimates and resource requirements

  • Inform stakeholders of the strategy for deployment of new implementations, as well as, the maintenance and upgrades of existing equipment

  • Ensure compliance with incident, problem, and change management procedures and execute ticket-based requests with little or no additional help

  • Participate and manage technical project review meetings to ensure technical designs meet the client s operational requirements and infrastructure/security standards

  • Develop a technology roadmap based on established client priorities to meet strategic engineering goals, such as Enterprise Architecture, Quality Assurance, Performance, Operations and Support

  • Improve infrastructure operations through better use of monitoring, cloud coding, and scripting best practices

  • Deliver fully functioning network services with secure access points between the client environment and the commercial service provider environment

  • Understand software development and Agile best practices as it relates to work coordination, acceptance criteria, and deployment management

  • Lead the development of the technical artifacts, such as an Implementation Plan, System Administration Guide, Operational Turnover Plan, System Security Plan, etc.

  • Automate infrastructure migration to cloud environments and identify on-premise technologies and their cloud counterparts

  • Support security engineering efforts, including perimeter security, encryption, micro-segmentation, and firewall configuration

  • Perform network engineering relating to security, segmentation, connectivity, and protocols

  • Focus on results and be delivery oriented, with a keen interest on quality and the ability to meet deadlines

  • Certifications (Desired): Google Associate Cloud Engineer; AWS Solutions Architect Associate; Azure MCSA: Cloud Platform (Infrastructure Focus); VMware VCP Data Center Virtualization

The team

Cloud Engineering

Our Cloud Engineering team focuses on enabling our client s end-to-end journey from On-Premise to Cloud, with opportunities in the areas of: Cloud Strategy, Op Model Transformation, Cloud Development, Cloud Integration & APIs, Cloud Migration, Cloud Infrastructure & Engineering, and Cloud Managed Services. We help our clients see the transformational capabilities of Cloud as an opportunity for business enablement and competitive advantage.

Cloud Engineering supports our clients as they improve agility and resilience, and identifies opportunities to reduce IT operations spend through automation by enabling Cloud. We accelerate our clients towards a technology-driven future, leveraging vendor solutions and Deloitte-developed software products, tools, and accelerators.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 3 years of technology consulting or other relevant industry experience

  • Prior professional experience in IT Strategy, IT Business Management, Cloud & Infrastructure, or Systems Engineering

  • Experience working independently with minimal supervision and guidance

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment

  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives

  • Demonstrated ability to write clearly, succinctly, and in a manner that appeals to a wide audience

  • Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for this role

  • Migration Strategy: Advisory on Migration Disposition/Type (As-Is, Replatform to IaaS, Refactor to PaaS/Cloud Native, etc.)

  • Compute: Infrastructure, Platform Sizing, Consolidation, Tiered and Virtualized Storage, Automated Provisioning, Rationalization, Infrastructure Cost Reduction, Thin Provisioning

  • Experience with Operating systems and Software: Upgrade Planning and Implementation, Clustering and Grid Computing, Linux-on-Mainframe

  • Experience with Open Source: Sizing and Performance Analyses, Selection and Implementation, Platform Design and Selection

  • Experience with Virtualization: Virtualization Server, Storage, Desktop, Network; Reducing Sprawl

  • Experience with Infrastructure-Based Processes: Monitoring, Capacity Planning, Facilities Management, Performance Tuning, Asset Management, Disaster Recovery, Data Center support

Preferred:

  • Experience with Servers, Infrastructure, Platform Sizing, Infrastructure Cost Reduction

  • Possess one of the following certifications for the design/development of cloud platforms and/or applications using a cloud platform: -Pivotal Cloud Foundry Administrator or Developer

  • Possess any additional certifications (one or more) for the design/development of distributed solutions on a leading infrastructure platform such as: - IBM Certified Solution Architect Cloud Computing Infrastructure v3 - Google Cloud Platform Qualified Developer - Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect - VMWare Certifications (Data Center Virtualization, Cloud Management and Automation, Network Virtualization) - Red Hat Certified Architect

  • AWS certifications

  • Experience with legacy system engineering assessments, discovering the build and details surrounding the system in order to re-build it in a new hosted environment

  • The engineer will then work with the client to create a Migration Plan, a detailed technical document illustrating the future state architecture of the system in its new environment, supporting the functionality of the system and meeting all required specifications for security, performance, and otherwise as indicated by the client

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center at https://zoomforth.com/s/deloitte/du#home .

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html

Deloitte s culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

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