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Cloud Architect

Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States
December 06, 2018


Cloud Architect

Duration: Full time

Location: Lincolnshire, IL

Note: Sign-on bonus is a possibility for a candidate that is willing to relocate for this position.


• Strong foundational infrastructure skills, including architecture principles and design patterns of distributed systems in private and public cloud (VMWare and AWS).

• Passionate about IaC (Infrastructure as Code) philosophy and adept in IaC methodology.

• Hands-on experience implementing programmable infrastructure: beyond mere automation scripts to using IaC methodologies and tools to manage infrastructure configuration and automatic provisioning.

• Deep understanding of VMware technology stack in converged/hyper-converged environments, including vSphere, NSX, vRealize, vRA, vROps. Consideration for those certified with VMware products.

• Evangelist in VMWare Cloud Management Platform (CMP), able to architect, deploy and implement, define best practices, review and enhance software components, and mentor others.

• Expertise in VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM), including DR automation experience.

• Hand-on experience automating configuration management and deploying PaaS solutions in private and public cloud (AWS) using any of the following IaC tool: Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation, Docker, etc.

• Scripting skills using any of the following: PowerShell, PowerCLI, Python, JSON, JavaScript, etc. Experience working with REST APIs is a big plus.

• Hands-on experience designing, building, maintaining, and securing AWS microservices, IaaS and PaaS solutions for highly available business critical cloud-based systems.

• Support global organization as an infrastructure automation and cloud (AWS) SME.

Education and Certifications:

• Years of Infrastructure Experience: 10+

• BS level technical degree

• VMWare Certified Preferred

• AWS Certified Preferred

If you are interested, I can be reached at (847) 607 1319 and send your most updated resume to