Delta Air Lines is transforming the way they look at their IT, and with that we require a Cloud Engineer. This individual understands the cloud and the technologies used on cloud offerings. They can help migrate applications and workloads from traditional IT platforms to cloud-enabled platforms. This person understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. The person will help the team create a roadmap and plan for the transition from any on premise solutions to their on premise and off-premise counterparts; they will be responsible for input and execution against the roadmap.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES IN THIS ROLE
Effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
Evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
Develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
Design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
Collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
Analyze and design cloud transition strategies for applications and infrastructure that are key candidates for cloud based technologies
Interface and support application modernization teams to create solutions and support transition to these technologies
Build reliable systems at scale
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? / WHAT EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED?
Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, or Go
Expert-level knowledge of at least one automation/configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
Familiar with a general SDLC workflow and specifically agile development
Must have expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
Understands a Continuous Deployment/Continuous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance
Experience with Microsoft Office 365 and Azure
Experience in a microservice environment
Experience with Sharepoint, SQLServer and existing Microsoft solutions is a plus
Delta Air Lines develops both strategic and tactical plans that create a safety-conscious environment resulting in employee safety and well-being.