Cloud Specialist

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Join us as we pave the way for a thriving digital society. We are Commencis!

Commencis helps leading brands grow and scale in digital, powered by its big data, analytics and cloud products.

Bringing together more than 20 years of experience in the world of digital, design and technology, we transform businesses to thrive and stay relevant in a demanding digital world.

We enable our clients to design and build digital experiences, create stronger and more meaningful relationships with their customers, and bring agility and scalability to their businesses. We love to discover what’s next. We love creating new ways for the digital society to interact. Our workplace values collaboration and curiosity with an open mindset. If you share the same passion with our fellow Commencers, then let us unleash your world-class potential!

At Commencis, development is the heartbeat of our service offering. Our developers are technology enthusiasts who follow technology trends closely to be one step ahead all the time. Every day they use their technological know-how to create something new. By incorporating new technologies into product and service design, they help us create radically simple and seamless experiences.

 

The position in a nutshell

 

As a Cloud Specialist, you will be responsible for helping companies migrate their data and services into the cloud. You will be analyzing our clients’ needs and helping them select the appropriate cloud technology.

Responsibilities

  • Assessing cloud readiness of clients and defining the cloud roadmap by providing an informed perspective on migration options
  • Migrate clients current infrastructure to a cloud environment addressing all aspects of the cloud migration lifecycle
  • Carry out POC’s to enable scalability, speed and better business continuity with cloud-based big data solutions
  • Deploy mobile and web apps on a secure and scalable cloud infrastructure providing high performance, high reliability and low latency
  • Providing design input, collaborating with customer service and analysts on project milestones, and analyzing weaknesses and recommending system improvements

Qualifications & Experience

  • BSc/MSc/PhD degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience as Cloud Specialist
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform
  • Knowledge of other cloud providers such as Azure, Alibaba Cloud etc.
  • Experience with containerized systems and experience with Docker Swarm and/or Kubernetes
  • Proficiency in Unix/Linux environments such as Ubuntu and/or RHEL
  • Experience with distributed systems and microservices architecture
  • Shell scripting

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of messaging systems such as Kafka (+ zookeeper), RabbitMQ etc.
  • Knowledge of NoSQL databases such as Couchbase, MongoDB, DynamoDB etc.
  • Knowledge of ELK Stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana)
  • In-Memory Cache Systems (Hazelcast, Redis, Memcache etc.)
  • Monitoring (Prometheus, Grafana, collectord, etc.)
  • Knowledge of load balancers such as nginx, haproxy etc.
  • Experience with shell tools (vim, tmux, git, telnet, netcat, ssh, jq, docker-compose etc.)
  • Experience in Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery tools and infrastructure automation (Terraform, CloudFormation etc.)
  • Code development in Python, Ruby, Go, Java, nodejs
  • Configuration Management tools such as Chef, Ansible, SaltStack, Puppet
  • Experience with AWS EC2, ECR, ALB, Route53, S3 etc.

Commencis helps leading brands grow and scale in digital, powered by its big data, analytics and cloud products. Putting digital at the core, Commencis transforms businesses to thrive and stay relevant in a demanding digital world.

Driven by purpose, Commencis focuses on creating measurable positive impact and competitive advantage through technology, design and data science. Commencis enables clients to design and build digital experiences, create stronger and more meaningful relationships with their customers, and bring agility and scalability with cloud solutions.