s and Responsibilities :
Responsible for design, development, implementation, operation improvement and debug cloud environments in GCP and Cloud Management Platform and orchestration tools.
Performs engineering design evaluations for new environment builds
Create and develop possible automation solution for cloud environments using native or 3rd party tools like Terraform, Salt, Chef etc
Reviews and Technical supervision / direction to the teams on GCP services
Implementation of industry standard security practices during implementation and maintain it throughout the lifecycle.
Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures through automation tools. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Have a good understanding of Google best practice / recommendation and should be able to align the same with the customer requirements to deliver best in class solution for the customer.
The role is also expected to leverage prior knowledge and experience with the GCP native automation framework (deployment manager) to perform automation of build and deployment activities.
This individual will consult with other team members and use prior expertise with GCP / AWS / Azure to extend an existing framework of automation across new and existing application environments.
Process analysis and design, with a focus on identifying technology-driven improvements to core enterprise processes
Maintain deep knowledge of the market for cloud services, enterprise applications, business process management, advanced analytics, and integration software
Skill / Competency Requirements :
At least 1-2 years’ experience in leveraging GCP IaaS services & GCP products & Services with an overall 8+ years of experience of hard-core infrastructure consulting
GCP Certification - Associate Cloud Engineer / Professional Cloud Architect / Professional Cloud Developer
In depth knowledge of key GCP services GCE, GKE, GAE, GCS, Cloud SQL, VPC, Resource Manager, Stack Driver, Cloud CDN, Cloud IAM, GSuite (good to have) Infrastructure as Code etc.
Good exposure to Google BigData & ML platform like BigTable, Big Query, Dataproc / Dataflow / ML API’s etc. (good to have)
On premise / other cloud providers to GCP cloud migration using cloud migration tools like Velostrata / Sureline / Cloud Endure etc.
Good knowledge of GCP SKD / API tools like gcloud, gutils, kubeclt etc.
Good knowledge of automation & configuration management tools like GCP native tool - deployment manager and third-party tools like Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Salt etc
Cloud strategy assessment and definition
CI and CD using Jenkins, Ansible, Python, Shell scripting, Change management, GCP Cloud product & Services knowledge and prod support activities
At least 2 - 3 years of experience using DevOps Tools, Python, Dockers
Knowledge about CI and CD using GIT, Jenkins, Ansible, JIRA ..etc
Strong understanding of UNIX / Windows Operating system and adept in any of the scripting languages like PowerShell, shell, awk, perl etc.
Understanding and experience on handling of servers like IIS, Tomcat, Apache
Defining deployment standards for development team & reviewing delivered build packages for validating the required standards, Automation Architect
Understand Agile methodologies and software development lifecycle process.
Understanding of container technology and container orchestration platforms.
Knowledge of best practices and market trends pertaining to Cloud and overall industry to provide thought leadership (seminars, whitepapers etc.
and mentor team to build necessary competency
Advise the customer executives on their cloud strategy roadmap, improvements, alignment, and further improvements.
Proven experience assessing clients’ workloads and technology landscape for Cloud suitability, develop business case and Cloud adoption roadmap
Proven knowledge of leading Cloud Management Platform and orchestration tools
Proven knowledge of evaluating the GCP hosting / consumption charges and optimization of the charges
Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive project from architecture standpoint
Ability to quickly establish credibility and trustworthiness within key executive stakeholders in client organization.
Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.
Ability to quickly produce PowerPoint slides which are both content rich, succinct and visually appealing.
Knowledge and preferably working experience of other Cloud services such as AWS, Azure, IBM Soft layer, Rackspace, Private Clouds
Cloud Industry trends and GCP vs other cloud platform feature capabilities
Understanding GCP partner ecosystems
Experience in Managing delivery in Global Delivery Model with Onsite (client site) / offshore resources
Additional skills :
Besides the professional qualifications of the candidates we place great importance in addition to various forms personality profile. These include :
High analytical skills
A high degree of initiative and flexibility
High customer orientation
High quality awareness
Excellent verbal and written communication skills