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Enterprise Cloud Engineer

Company: University of Colorado
Location: Boulder
Posted on: November 15, 2022

Job Description:

Enterprise Cloud EngineerRequisition Number: 44231Location: Boulder, ColoradoEmployment Type: University StaffSchedule: Full TimePosting Close Date: 27-Nov-2022Date Posted: 08-Nov-2022Job SummaryThe Office of Information Technology (OIT) encourages applications for an Enterprise Cloud Engineer! The Engineer will be responsible for technical development and deployment of Azure infrastructure for a multi-cloud platform supporting research, academics, and administration. This requires an understanding of all layers of the application and infrastructure stack, networking, security, OS and storage administration, database administration and application-level services. This position also assists with development and implementation, service definition, strategy, design, transition, and operation of all IT services related to cloud infrastructure. This position communicates with both internal OIT and campus clients to understand their requirements and to design and implement the best technology solution that meets their needs while assuring consistency with campus IT security standards.The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.Who We AreVision:

  • Office Information Technology will be valued by campus as a strategic, inclusive and innovative partner in advancing learning and discovery in order to enable CU Boulder to be a best-in-class public university.Mission:
    • Office Information Technology enables campus priorities by providing high-value IT services and solutions.Values:
      • Trust, as a foundation for how we engage with one another and with campus partners, along with
      • Avid curiosity in how to better support the campus and our partners while
      • Fostering empowerment and authentic engagement among ourselves and
      • Celebrating inclusivity that promotes a sense of belonging while acknowledging that each person is unique and valued.Strategy:
        • Office Information Technology will advance learning and discovery by delivering high-value reliable IT services and solutions that:
        • Provide a fluid and adaptable academic and student experience
        • Enable research competitiveness and
        • Deliver core infrastructure and enterprise IT services for business effectiveness.Based on our departmental goals and our commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence, CIO Information Technology particularly welcomes applications from candidates whose knowledge, skills, and abilities, and desire to chip in to an inclusive campus environment, will help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.What Your Key Responsibilities Will BeCloud Engineer: This position is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of the technical components of the organizations cloud foundation service. Responsibilities in this area include:
          • Assist with the engineering, facilitation, and implementation of public cloud infrastructure with the ability to provide public IaaS services to CU Boulder through a Cloud Foundation Service.
          • Develop, integrate, test and deploy the technical components of the cloud foundation service including Infrastructure as Code, Continuous Integration and Tests, Deployment Tooling and Application components.
          • Assist with engineering, facilitation and implementation of the hybrid-cloud model as defined by the emerging OIT Cloud Strategy.
          • Participation in the agile team supporting public cloud technologies.
          • Participate in and facilitate technical planning activities and provide analysis on how to implement plans and the impact of plans on budget and staffing and existing infrastructure.
          • Resolve incidents in a timely manner while continually aiming to identify and eliminate the root cause of incidents and major incidents.Evaluate Potential Technologies:
            • This position will investigate new technologies that support tactical and strategic objectives. This position will also build, test, and evaluate new technologies to recommend their applicability to key organizational and program objectives.
            • Changes to infrastructure, advances in technology, and changes in regulatory expectations may identify performance constraints or opportunities to particular system infrastructure objectives. This position will evaluate potential products or techniques to provide insight into new program projects and services before they are vital that will help the organization remain relevant and to evaluate opportunities in a timely manner.Contribute to open and community source projects:
              • This position is expected to make use of open and community source projects in support of the cloud foundation service and will be expected to interact positively with these projects and supply back bug reports/fixes and enhancements as needed by CU Boulder.Professional Development:
                • This position will maintain professional expertise in the field by reviewing trade publications lists, studying the latest vendor trends, reviewing pertinent mailing lists and attending seminars, training sessions, and conferences. This position will identify and elect relevant training opportunities that would be most beneficial to the organization.What You Should Know
                  • All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to comply with the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement. ( New employees must provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.
                  • This position is in a hybrid work situation, working mostly remotely with one day a week on campus.What We Can Offer
                    • The salary range for this position is $100,000 - $105,000 per year.
                    • Relocation assistance may be available within OIT department guidelines.BenefitsThe University of Colorado offers excellent benefits ( , including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder ( .Be StatementsBe inclusive. Be visionary. Be Boulder.What We Require
                      • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field. A combination of education and related experience may be substituted for the degree on a year for year basis.
                      • 2 years experience with cloud services and technologies, Azure preferred.
                      • 2 years of experience in scripting and automation or application development.
                      • 5 years of experience with UNIX, Linux, Windows, or database administration in an enterprise or research environment.What You Will Need
                        • Ability to work independently and be proactive to ensure proper availability of systems/services.
                        • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to diagnose and fix technical issues.
                        • Strong partnership skills and ability to work with colleagues to tackle sophisticated problems.
                        • Strong customer service and relationship skills.What We Would Like You To Have
                          • Azure experience and certifications (e.g. Azure Administrator, Azure Developer, AZ-500).
                          • Other cloud system operations experience (e.g. AWS, GCP).
                          • Cloud Management Platform (CMP), Cloud Workload Protection Platform (CWPP) or Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM) experience.
                          • Experience with IT security, networking, system design, and data privacy standard processes.
                          • Understanding of networking, DNS, and DHCP.
                          • Understanding of firewall and load balancing technologies.
                          • Experience with Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform, CloudFormation, etc).Special InstructionsTo apply, please submit the following materials:
                          • A current resume.
                          • A cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position.We may request references at a later time.Please apply by November 27, 2022, for consideration.Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs. ( apply, visit ( 2022 Inc. All rights reserved.Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency (

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