Cloud Platform Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Doral
ID
2020-1293
Category
IT Operations
Type
Full-Time

Company Overview

A vibrant company culture founded on the pillars of family, gratitude, and service. A portfolio of international brands dedicated to innovation in the personal beauty industry. A diverse team of talented professionals, united in their vision of achievement and growth. Welcome to Alcora.
 
Built upon the foundation of four brands united in purpose—L’EUDINE Global, MONAT, Project Beauty and B&R Products, Inc.—Alcora is perfectly positioned to lead the beauty and wellness industries in Latin America, North America, and beyond for decades to come. With its headquarters and manufacturing facilities located in the spectacular city of Miami, Alcora boasts an energetic, exciting corporate culture and a family of passionate professionals who thrive on the pursuit of excellence.

Job Summary

Monat is looking for a Cloud Platform Engineer who can seamlessly mesh tech know-how with business acumen to help us navigate all our cloud computing needs, including infrastructure design, maintenance, support and planning, and everything in between. You will need to have a firm knowledge of platforms and applications, and intimate knowledge of how best to customize these attributes to our business needs to help us become more secure and efficient. Not only can you help us connect the dots and evolve our cloud capabilities over time, but you’re also evolving your own capabilities as an engineer and keeping an eye on developments that can support our rapid expansion—and help us implement those, too. In addition, this role will focus on process improvement, operational excellence, design/architecture and standardization.

Responsibilities

• Planning, designing and developing cloud-based applications.
• Working with other members of our IT team to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions for the company, influencing technology selection and projects.
• Managing AWS cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines.
• Deploying and debugging cloud initiatives as needed in accordance with best practices throughout the development lifecycle.
• Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they snowball into problems.
• Using your extensive knowledge of APIs to integrate them with existing data providers.
• Lead and develop best practices for larger Cloud settings due to Monat’s rapid growth.
• Identifying bottlenecks and problems throughout the infrastructure.
• Designing and implementing the set-up of geographically redundant services.
• Orchestrating and automating cloud-based platforms throughout the company.
• Stay current with industry trends, making recommendations as needed to help the company excel.
• Follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for operational efficiency.
• Interface and reacts to enterprise-grade network monitoring system.
• Experience with defining, recording, and monitoring SLO’s and SLI’s for services.
• Assists in the deployment of WAN circuits, including MPLS VPN's and P2P/IPsec circuits.
• Helps with security audits and improves the security posture.
• Supports the IT Application teams during the transition into production.
• Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required.
• Expected to be approachable and service minded.

Qualifications

• A BS in Computer Science, Certification or equivalent work experience required. Master’s degree a plus.
• Certification as an AWS Solutions Architect and Cloud Security Certification a plus. (Other cloud-related certification also a plus.)
• Three to five years’ experience in a Cloud Engineer role or related position.
• Experience with AlienVault, SonicWall, Silver-Peak, SD-Wan, VMWare and VDI preferred.
• Strong awareness of networking and internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and distributed networks.
• Ability to translate technical recommendations into a visual format for presentation to non-technical stakeholders.
• Database experience, including knowledge of SQL, Aurora MySQL, MariaDB, DynamoDB, MongoDB, and Redshift.
• Strong Knowledge and understanding of all AWS services.
• Experienced in architecting Scalable and High Availability WordPress Web Servers and MS/AWS SQL Servers
• Experienced in Windows OS and Linux OS
• Excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to stay focused on completing tasks and meeting goals within a busy workspace.
• Interest in Cloud Engineering and its impact on greater business practices.
• Skilled at working in tandem with a team of IT professionals, or alone as required.
• Experience with ITIL, Security as a Service and Infrastructure as a Service.