Cloud Engineer

Springfield, VA
May 07, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Cloud Engineer

This person will act as a service delivery manager and engineer for public-facing websites hosted in CGI's cloud. They will administer the operating system (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) as well as the applications (e.g. Drupal, MySQL) that sit on top. Primary functions include provisioning and maintenance of Cloud based Virtual Machines, the applications and web sites that run on them as well as the various communication paths for accessing the machines. Additional duties include patching and security support for the systems as well as support for the testing, development and implementation of new tools and technologies.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities
Cloud Engineering; service delivery management
Engineer would be involved in the following:
o Provisioning VMs
o Requests for Firewall, User, Usage reports, Software needs, Patching and Vulnerability remediation.
o Client Onboarding process
o Troubleshooting system issues on RedHat servers for Cloud based VMs
o Troubleshooting network and connectivity planning
o Parsing Red Hat and Software logs for issue identification
o Review of Invoicing and billing between Business Units
o Understanding of MySQL database structure and operations
- Beneficial skills
o Knowledge of Agile process
o Knowledge of Drupal based web sites
o Knowledge of Tungsten Replication
o Knowledge of Site build and deployment processes
o Basic shell scripting knowledge
o Understanding of Akamai services.

Company Description
At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Springfield, VA


Sat, 6 May 2017 12:43:52 PDT