GCP Engineer - Remote - AHEAD United States Bookmark Share Print 38 0 0

Listing Description

AHEAD builds platforms for digital business. By weaving together advances in cloud infrastructure, automation and analytics, and software delivery, we help enterprises deliver on the promise of digital transformation.

At AHEAD, we prioritize creating a culture of belonging, where all perspectives and voices are represented, valued, respected, and heard. We create spaces to empower everyone to speak up, make change, and drive the culture at AHEAD. 

We are an equal opportunity employer, and do not discriminate based on an individual's race, national origin, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital status, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law, whether actual or perceived. 

We embrace all candidates that will contribute to the diversification and enrichment of ideas and perspectives at AHEAD. 

GCP Engineer

The Cloud Engineer (Technical Consultant “TC”) will serve as a SME for our public cloud ecosystem of partners, customers, and service providers. The Cloud Engineer works as part of the consulting team to support the design and implementation of the cloud solution. The Cloud Engineer supports the implementation of Infrastructure as Code (IaC), DevSecOps, and CI/CD pipeline automation strategies. The Cloud Engineer assists the Cloud Architect with the recommendation of services and is the primary resource for implementing the agreed upon solution with the client. This is an exciting opportunity to augment your current skills, as well as learn new technologies while developing and implementing solutions for our clients.

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Implement complex, mission-critical cloud-based enterprise IT solutions for clients.
  • Assist the Cloud Architect in requirements workshops with client representatives from both IT and business units.
  • Deploys infrastructure based on designs that optimize the potential for application refactoring and re-platforming within commercial or government clouds IaaS and PaaS services
  • Act as a key member of the technical delivery team on complex projects.
  • Contribute to the technical deliverables for projects.
  • Contribute to Technical Roadmaps and Innovation Plans.
  • Implements provided cloud automation tool strategies.
  • Assist in developing project estimates & plans, help identify risks & mitigations, and contribute to the development & delivery of technical solutions.
  • Mentor and support less experienced teammates
  • Actively contribute and collaborate within our technical communities

  • Qualifications
  • 4+ years of IT experience and 2+ years of GCP experience.
  • Multiple certifications such as Solutions Architect Associate, SysOps Admin, Developer Associate, Terraform Associate.
  • Hands-on experience implementing GCP core services around Compute, Storage, Networking, Databases, Containers, Security, Identity, etc.
  • Hands-on experience with IaC tools such as Terraform or CloudFormation
  • Experience with using deployment services such as GitHub, Ansible, Jenkins, etc. as well as knowledge and usage of branching strategies.
  • Actual hands-on experience in programming with Java, Python or any other language.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of modern cloud-native application design principles, DevSecOps, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), CI\CD Pipelines, Microservices, Containers, etc.
  • Familiar with Windows Server and Linux virtualized Operating Systems environments

  • Why AHEAD:

    Through our daily work and internal groups like Moving Women AHEAD and RISE AHEAD, we value and benefit from diversity of people, ideas, experience, and everything in between.

    We fuel growth by stacking our office with top-notch technologies in a multi-million-dollar lab, by encouraging cross department training and development, sponsoring certifications and credentials for continued learning.

    We understand that you have a life outside of work. That’s why we offer flexible paid time off, paid company holidays, and the ability for you to manage your work schedule as needed.

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    1765 Greensboro Station Pl.
    Suite 900
    Tysons Corner Va 22102

    (703) 594-7765