Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Position: Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Company: Big Data Institute
Big Data Institute is a pioneering technology and data services organization that is currently building advanced application services that empower seamless health information exchange. Our cloud-based solutions enable healthcare providers to securely share patient data and enhance patient care. We are actively seeking a talented and skilled Cloud Infrastructure Engineer with solid experience working with virtual machines to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be a driving force in maintaining, optimizing, and scaling our cloud infrastructure, with a strong focus on Kubernetes for container orchestration.
Cloud Infrastructure Management:
Design, deploy, configure, and meticulously manage cloud infrastructure and virtual machines, specifically Kubernetes orchestration for containerized applications.
Collaborate closely with software development teams to solutions, ensuring scalability, high availability, and exceptional performance.
Implement and enforce fine-grained control over application deployment and networking across virtual machine clusters.
Infrastructure as Code and Automation:
Develop and maintain sophisticated infrastructure as code (IaC) solutions using tools like Terraform and Ansible, focusing on Kubernetes cluster provisioning and configuration.
Craft and manage Kubernetes clusters from the ground up including virtual machine setup and configuration, ensuring secure communication, load balancing, and efficient resource utilization.
Performance Tuning and Scaling:
Monitor, analyze, and fine-tune the performance of Kubernetes clusters and applications, proactively identifying optimization opportunities and implementing enhancements.
Apply advanced scaling strategies to adapt to fluctuating workloads and deliver consistent application responsiveness.
Robust Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity:
Design and implement comprehensive disaster recovery and backup strategies tailored to Kubernetes-based applications, safeguarding data integrity and ensuring rapid recovery.
Regularly validate and update disaster recovery procedures to guarantee seamless restoration in the event of system failures.
Collaboration, Documentation, and Knowledge Sharing:
Collaborate seamlessly with cross-functional teams, including developers, operations, and security experts, to achieve project objectives and ensure the successful deployment of applications.
Develop comprehensive documentation encompassing Kubernetes configurations, deployment procedures, and advanced practices for the enrichment of the team’s knowledge base.
Advanced Cloud Security and Compliance:
Apply advanced security paradigms to Kubernetes environments, including Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), Network Policies, Pod Security Policies, and vulnerability management, to safeguard sensitive healthcare data.
Ensure full compliance with industry-specific regulations such as HIPAA, GDPR, and other pertinent standards.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
Proficiency in working with virtual machines coupled with hands-on mastery of Kubernetes cluster orchestration and management.
In-depth understanding of containerization concepts, microservices architecture, and related tools (Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, etc.).
Familiarity with advanced monitoring, logging, and observability tools specifically tailored for Kubernetes environments (Prometheus, Grafana, Jaeger, etc.).
Advanced networking knowledge, including ingress controllers, service meshes (e.g., Istio), and load balancers within Kubernetes.
Outstanding problem-solving aptitude and the capacity to excel both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
Relevance cloud and Kubernetes certifications (e.g., Certified Kubernetes Administrator, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer) will be regarded favorably.
Join our inventive team and be a catalyst for transforming healthcare information exchange through cutting-edge cloud and Kubernetes technologies. If you possess a genuine passion for cloud infrastructure, Kubernetes excellence, and elevating healthcare solutions, we encourage you to submit your application.
To apply, kindly submit your resume and cover letter. We eagerly await reviewing your application and potentially welcoming you aboard our expanding team!
Note: This job description offers a comprehensive overview of the responsibilities and qualifications requisite for the role of Cloud Infrastructure Engineer. Specific responsibilities and qualifications may be subject to adjustments based on the company’s unique requirements and the dynamic landscape of the industry.
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