Cloud Engineer (Remote)

  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Role type: Individual Contributor
  • Department: IT Operations
  • Division: Technology

Company Description

At Xplor, we help businesses thrive by making life simple for daily activities with a recurring nature. We do that by offering smart software, payments, and commerce-enabling solutions across five “everyday life” verticals: Health and Fitness, Education, Boutique Wellness, Field Services and Personal Services.

We’ve recently expanded our reach by merging the two software and payments powerhouses TSG and Clearent. The resulting company is Xplor Technologies serving over 82,000 businesses that processed over $27 billion in payments, operating across 158 countries in 2020.

Xplor is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with operations across North America, Australasia, Europe, and the United Kingdom. We now have over 2,000 Xplorers, working across five “everyday life” verticals: Education, Health and Fitness, Boutique Wellness, Field Services, and Personal Services. 

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Cloud Engineer who comes from an infrastructure background and has development skills in line with Infrastructure as Code practices. You will be responsible for definition (detailed design), built and maintenance/operation of foundational environments (landing zones) in public clouds by using Infrastructure as Code practices and tools. You will also collaborate and work with SREs to help build specific business application infrastructure on top of the landing zones environments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Detailed design of the landing zone(s) in public clouds (primary AWS and secondary Azure) and the associated shared services (e.g. IaC platform, Secrets Platforms, Automation Platform , etc)
  • Fully automated build, using IaC/Automation platforms, the landing zones and included capabilities
  • Maintain and enhance the landing zone code and its associated capabilities.
  • Assist Cloud Architects in the development of solution/system architecture and design deliverables.
  • Champion technology innovation to deliver business improvements and benefits to customers.
  • Champion and monitor the adoption of IaC practices. Develop and improve IaC patterns and ensure their adoption.
  • Champion a positive cloud platform team reputation, collaborate and coach engineers/developer

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Core technical competencies, knowledge, and experience:
    •  Proven work experience with AWS services and Azure services (nice to have)
    •  Experience in using Terraform, Vault and Ansible
    •  Experience with DevOps practices (CI/CD, IaC, Automated Testing, Observability, etc.).
    •  Good understanding of Agile ways of working and related technologies.
    •  Good understanding of Governance and Security practices
    • T-shaped.
  • Core non-technical competencies, knowledge, and experience:
    • Adherence to agile development practices
    • Ability to perform well in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision while achieving benchmarks.
    • Fast learner and independent worker.
    • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success.
    • Clinical thinker and problem-solving skills.
    • Team player.
    • Good time-management skills.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
    • BSc degree in Computer Science or relevant field (2.1 upwards)

Additional Information

  • The average base salary pay range for this position is $100-$125K
  • May be considered for a discretionary bonus

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Sheryl Sandberg once said, “If you're offered a seat on a rocket ship, don't ask what seat! Just get on.” We couldn't agree more. So, are you ready to get on board?

To learn more about us and our products, please visit www.xplortechnologies.com/gb/careers.

We promote flexible working wherever we can, so whether you prefer to be fully remote or in an office, the choice can be yours. 

We’re committed to replying to each application and look forward to getting in touch with you soon.

To learn more about us and our products, please visit www.xplortechnologies.com/us/careers. 

Xplor is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We're dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community. 

All Information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 

Xplor is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Xplor will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact us at [email protected] or +1 561-598-5952.

We promote flexible working wherever we can, so whether you prefer to be fully remote or in an office, the choice can be yours. 

We’re also committed to replying to each application and look forward to getting in touch with you soon.