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GCP Architect

New York
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Job Title: GCP Architect

Location: Ideally New York City or Boston, but available for Remote on the East Coast

Length: 3 Month Contract with ongoing extensions

*Position may require some travel after Covid

  • Previous experience as a Senior Infrastructure Engineer, or Infrastructure Architect
  • At least 4 years working technically hands on in Cloud environments
  • At least 2 years of hands on work with Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Working knowledge of one or more cloud platform infrastructure services: compute, object and persistent storage, key management, networking (firewall/routing/subnets), load balancing, managed Kubernetes, native monitoring and logging, IAM, VPN, hybrid connectivity, DNS, image management (rotation/immutable), cloud native security tooling, cloud native CI/CD tooling, etc
  • Working knowledge of traditional infrastructure services: VPNs, switches, firewalls, routing, subnetting, proxies, DHCP/DNS/NTP/BGP, Virtualization (vSphere/Hyper-V), Active Directory, Linux/Windows administration, Citrix, Data Centre migrations, OS image hardening, etc.
  • Data Centre to cloud migrations
  • Working knowledge of Terraform, Packer, Vault, Consul, Sentinel and other Hashicorp products
  • DevOps tooling, GitOps, CI/CD, config management, and source control systems
  • Programming/scripting languages: Python, Bash
  • Data serialization languages: JSON, YAML
  • Knowledge of containerization and service mesh solutions: Kubernetes, Helm, Docker, GKE, Istio/Consul/Linkerd, Envoy, Anthos, etc.
  • Documentation and Process: Jira, Confluence, Agile, Scrum

Nice to Have:

  • Certifications in Google Cloud - preferred certifications: Solution Architect, Network and Security specializations ideally GCP Cloud Security Engineer