This opportunity is not open to C2C relationships or visa sponsorship.

This is opportunity is for local candidates only.

Job Description
Cloud Administrator who is passionate about what they do and loves technology. This individual will be responsible for the day to day operation of our VMware hyper-converged infrastructures, Public and Private Cloud environments to include maintaining system availability, security, system patching, Active Directory/GPO modifications, network connectivity, and backup processes.

2-3 years of experience working with native Azure or AWS technologies to include EC2, S3, VPC, Direct
Connect, Elastic beanstalk, RDS implementations and NAT GW's.
Deploying and manage multiple workloads in approved State Agency Public and Private cloud infrastructures.
Strong system administration skills with Windows and Linux-based operating systems.
Experience in identifying and remediating Windows and Linux Vulnerabilities to include SSL/TLS and Certificate mgmt.
Maintain system availability, performance, and utilization of our hosted Cloud and Hyper-Converged infrastructures.
Ability to multi-task and stay organized in a dynamic work environment while meeting deliverables.
Strong verbal and written communications, must be able to actively engage with other team members, departments, and C-level executives.
Working technical knowledge of current network protocols and standards, including firewalls, security groups, and Active Directory.
Experience documenting and maintaining configuration and process information.
1-2 years of experience with developing, running and maintaining scripts. (PowerShell, CLI, JSON, Python, Bash)
Provides guidance, assistance, training, and education to State agencies and supporting the State's Cloud First initiatives.

Experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows Server and Linux based environments. (Cloud and on- prem infrastructures)
Basic knowledge of MS SQL Server
Solid understanding of ITIL Service processes and escalation management
Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
Solid understanding of virtual cloud networks and appliances
Understanding of IaaS and PaaS technologies
Understanding of Disaster
Recovery technologies
Cloud experience, preferably with AWS or Azure
Strong understanding of Active Directory and DNS technologies
Experience with VMware Vcenter 6.x

Preferred Qualifications
Strong scripting skills (i.e. Powershell, Python, Lambda, CLI, JSON)
Excellent analytical and creative problem- solving skills
Excellent listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
Strong customer service orientation
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Highly self-motivated and directed
Ability to exercise independent judgment and take action on it
Logical and efficient, with keen attention to detail
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure

*Solü Technology Partners provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.