Expert Cloud Engineer – Platform Operations

at JB Hunt Transport (view profile)
Location Lowell, AR
Date Posted November 9, 2018
Category United States - H1B Visa Jobs
Job Type jenkins


The Expert Cloud Engineer is responsible for enhancing, designing, and setting the standards, guidelines, and best practices of the distributed computing platform based upon needs of all systems, other teams, and changes in technology. Additionally, Expert Cloud Engineers will mentor, educate, and lead the team in strategic initiatives while assisting leadership in the long-term vision for the platform viability and support into the future as technology evolves. The Expert Cloud Engineer also mentors other engineers in the team based on expertise.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with management in order to guide server engineering projects
  • Diagnoses and resolves highly complex technical problems within distributed systems
  • Designs and maintains server architecture documentation
  • Researches and evaluates potential new distributed solutions and makes recommendations to Engineering and Technology Architecture team
  • Defines best practices, architect solutions, and leverages the appropriate 3rd party solutions to ensure the stability of the environment
  • Mentors junior team members and acts as a trusted resource to server engineers and other Engineering and Technology departments


Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or suitable combination of education, experience, and training; plus 8 years of experience in information technology or related field
Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of multiple programming languages – java required.  Object oriented design
  • Scripting knowledge: powershell, python, xslt
  • Experience with Windows and Linux
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (Jenkins, for example)
  • Experience with continuous delivery tools (Jenkins, Chef, etc.)
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Azure
  • Experience in designing and developing the services for applications using Java, SpringBoot & Hibernate
  • Experience with GitHub
  • Experience with BitBucket
  • Experience in configuring Cloud platforms to deploy and migrate services on the Cloud
  • Experience with debugging application errors by building in new log monitoring system for backend services to streamline errors
  • Knowledge of Agile (Scrum) methodologies
  • Knowledge of MVC pattern

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