Cherwell Software Senior Cloud Architect in Denver, Colorado
Senior Cloud Architect
at Cherwell Software
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Cherwell Software (@Cherwell) is a global leader in enterprise service management, empowering organizations through the use of intuitive technology for better, faster, and more affordable innovation. Our solutions and our people build lasting relationships. We are a growing company with offices in the US, Europe, and Australia.
We are looking for a Senior Cloud Architect to join our IT team. This role is open across the US.
Who Will Love This Job
A problem-solver: You use your technical background and experience to solve difficult problems. You constantly look for areas of improvement and seek out solutions.
A learner: You learn quickly and maintain a diverse workload in a fast-paced environment.
Someone who is process-driven: You follow established processes and also looks for areas where operations could be more efficient or otherwise improved.
Someone who is action-oriented: You enjoy working hard! You are full of energy for the things you find challenging. You are not afraid of acting quickly and you are willing to jump on problems quickly.
What You'll Do
The Cherwell Cloud Architect will be responsible for the architecture, deployment and automation of our Cloud infrastructure. The infrastructure involves a mix of physical, virtual and public cloud environments on primarily Windows and some Linux servers. The admin will build and design our private and public cloud solution with end-to-end automation. The candidate must have extensive experience with Amazon Web Services and Windows environments. The admin should have an automation first approach and drive infrastructure automation across all the deployments.
The position will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:
Be one of the in-house AWS subject matter experts and coach teams on how to leverage AWS to create great solutions
Work with product architects to design highly scalable and stable deployments for Cherwell applications on different environments (Hosted Datacenter, AWS, etc)
Proto-type, build-out, deploy, automate and maintain highly available, distributed services on AWS
Research new cloud technologies and prototype solutions that can be leveraged to decrease costs and increase performance
Configure and Implement Monitoring solutions for all environments
Participate in Platform maintenance and releases for production and pre-production environment
Independently analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end
Create clear, concise documentation, runbooks and operational standards including infrastructure diagrams
Provide Support for our internal and external customers world wide
What You Should Have
Extensive hands-on working experience on AWS and automating deployments in AWS
Experience working with one of the orchestration tools like Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc in a windows environment
Strong scripting experience in Powershell and Python
In-depth working Knowledge of Windows Server, Web Servers (IIS, Tomcat, Apache), Load-balancing (NGINX, HAProxy)
Database administration (SQL Server) and HA/Disaster recovery solutions
Experience with container management platforms (Mesos, Swarm, and Kubernetes) and container runtimes
Knowledge of system monitoring tools (Cloudwatch, Datadog, Prometeus, Zabbix, NagiOS, etc) and APM tools (New Relic, etc)
Experience working in an agile project methodology
Nice to Have
AWS Certified Solution Architect is a plus
Docker is highly desirable
You like working with intelligent and driven colleagues
You would enjoy working for a fast-growing software company
Bragging rights – check out our awards!
We’re a fun, close-knit team
We have a fast-paced, exciting work environment
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including health, dental, vision, and other benefits
PTO plan to provide work-life balance
401(k) with employer matching program
Commuter perks for some locations
Paid community service day and philanthropy projects
Our work environments vary by location; however, we believe in offering amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, standing/sitting desks, free onsite gym, basketball and volleyball courts, ping pong, videogames, shuffleboard, and darts.
Fun group competitions, team outings, and new hire lunches with the CEO
Cherwell Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. We do not tolerate discrimination against any applicant on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability or age. Cherwell encourages diversity in hiring, recognizing that this enriches the work environment and that a broad variety of perspectives enhances decision-making and creativity. If you require accessibility assistance applying for open positions in the US, please send an email with your request to Recruiting@Cherwell.com.