Public Cloud Connectivity L4 Engineer

Public Cloud Connectivity L4 Engineer

Extelligence is an intelligent partner that goes the extra mile. We provide customized information management solutions for major industries. Our team in Prague and Bucharest is working with international companies, transforming, and adding value to their business on a daily basis. We are growing quickly, and we are interested to bring more talented individuals into our team. 

Job Description:

  • Design, implement and maintain security/infrastructure requirements for development / testing environment.
  • Work in close collaboration with Architecture and Operations to integrate new solutions.
  • Ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of solutions required for new projects. 
  • Ensure a high integration of infrastructure/security components. 
  • Help to drive architectural improvements and standardization for the infrastructure/security environments. 
  • Develop and enhance automated processes to release new solutions into the live environment. 
  • Ensure controls are in place for all configuration items and only authorized changes are made for all assets within enterprise IT environment. 
  • Accountable to ensure adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Engineering service scope in addition to accountabilities listed above in Job Purpose: Provides end-to-end analytical support to ensure the delivery of Service related requests.  
  • Communicates service requests to other IT resources that will be involved in fulfilling them. Responsible for defining, analyzing, planning, measuring and improving all aspects of the availability of IT services. 
  • Proactively improves service availability wherever possible and optimizes the availability of the IT infrastructure to deliver cost-effective improvements that deliver tangible benefits to the business. 
  • Creates, maintains and regularly reviews an availability management system and a forward-looking availability plan, aimed at improving the overall availability of IT services and infrastructure components; so ensures that existing and future availability requirements can be met. Responsible for designing infrastructure components and systems required to provide a service. Provides incident and problem analytical support in support of resolution, follow up and prevention thereof. 
  • Support external technical resources in providing the right expertise to deliver and shape the service. 
  • Ensure Public Cloud Service is delivered in line with Service Delivery manager. 
  • Build knowledge and expertise in the specific areas covered by the Cloud Service. 
  • Ensures necessary technical training, awareness and experience levels are maintained within the function. 
  • Report to Service Deliver Manager on service issues and / or opportunities to optimize the public cloud services. 

Skills and Experience:

  • University degree level education or comparable education in Computer Science OR Engineering Science (technical background) OR work experience as senior network or cloud engineer in a global enterprise.  
  • Business fluent in English (written and spoken) Good written, presentation and verbal communication skills.  
  • 3+ years related experience in designing, planning, documenting, and implementing cloud focused solutions with network at its core or 5+ years Senior Network Engineering experience in a global enterprise. 
  • Experience in cloud technologies such as AWS or Azure. 
  • Management of automation solutions with Ansible. 
  • Proven record in leadership with complex network projects on a global scale. 
  • Proven experience in System Development / Deployment and Project Management Provides authoritative technical and professional guidance to external and/or internal stakeholders Interacts with a typically diverse internal and external audience and is required to interpret and communicate complex information.  
  • Understands the needs of the business and aspects of the external environment (and their impact on the own area of responsibility). 
  • Knowledge on hybrid public cloud design concepts 
  • Knowledge of IP networking and security in AWS – VPNs, DNS, load balancing, security, and interaction with on-site security and networking systems. Certification is a plus. 
  • Strong scripting and automation skills with one or more of the following: Python, Bash, Ruby in an operational setting. 
  • Experience with code versioning systems like git. 
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as a code tools like terraform, puppet or similar. 
  • Strong practical Linux and Windows systems administration skills in a cloud or virtualized environment. 
  • Familiarity with monitoring tools like Splunk or Riverbed Steel Central. 
  • Problem Solving: Ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues.  
  • Understanding of Agile methodology is a plus. 
  • Previous experience to work in pharmaceutical companies is a plus. 

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of public cloud networking solutions.  
  • Provide engineering to operate and support mission critical infrastructure services to all consumers in the client’s office which are in the scope of the BEF and/or COE, ensuring their stability and integrity.  
  • Senior IT professional delivering technical expertise in support of public cloud network design and interaction within the client and with its Cloud providers of choice. 
  • Provides subject matter expertise for change assessment and planning and during management of major incidents and problems. 
  • Designs and develops IT network for public cloud. 
  • Writes documentation specific to the allocated/defined application, system or technology environment (e.g. requirements / functional specifications, designs, build documentation).  
  • Profiles and troubleshoots applications.  
  • Ensures the successful end-to-end operation of IT security systems / the successful design, development, deployment and maintenance of monitoring solutions and services. 
  • Supports the optimal planning and execution of all activities associated with cloud environments with a focus in scalability and performance. 
  • Provides analytical support for incident and problem resolution.

Working with Extelligence:

  • We take care of the important things that matter to contractors, for example, we guarantee on-time payment for your work. You will never have to chase us for payment.
  • We always seek to have long term relationships with our team and we always seek to offer opportunities to extend cooperation beyond the first contract or project.
  • Extelligence is a multicultural team, we have more than 15 different nationalities working with us.
  • We also organize events to bring our team together including team building activities and social events.
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Prague

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