Added Oct 14, 2021 Open to Remote- Sr. Cloud Engineer (22908) Chicago, Illinois | Contract Apply

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking an Azure Cloud & DevOps Engineer for a remote contract (with possibility to hire) opportunity with our downtown Chicago health care client!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Azure Cloud & DevOps Engineer will:

- Serve as the primary engineer and subject matter expert for administrating and developing the organization's Azure platform.
- Utilize best practices for the management, architecture, configuration, administration, disaster recovery, and automation of the organization's cloud environment.
- Support and enable DevOps technologies and practices including CI/CD pipelines, IaaS automations, and container & container orchestration (Kubernetes).
- Use standardized process for mapping business needs to available cloud technology options, including assessment of risks and possible mitigations.
- Act as a trusted advisor for all cloud requests, create documentation of technical plans, and serve as the primary representative to stakeholders in representing cloud operations.
- Other duties as assigned


- Minimum 5 years' recent and relevant experience in cloud engineering and administration, including and especially Azure
- Good knowledge of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) within Azure cloud environments
- Good knowledge of CI/CD Pipelines
- Good knowledge of containerization and container-orchestration technologies, including and especially Kubernetes

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.