Sr Cloud Engineer Sr Cloud Engineer …

Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
in Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Permanent, Full time
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Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
in Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Sr Cloud Engineer
Job Description

The Sr. Cloud Engineer will participate in driving the development efforts around cloud technologies. Collaborate with vendor/contractor partners to develop and implement the detailed design, configuration, and engineering strategies/solutions to deliver cloud engineering solutions while remaining focused on security, up time, and performance. Provide troubleshooting and resolution to complex problems/issues.


Perform complicated, difficult, and independent assignments in the Cloud engineering team and ongoing production support for multiple technologies with the technical area of expertise. Responsible for designing, reviewing and approving and deploying robust, stable and manageable solutions while minimizing hardware/software/network downtime.  Frequently assist in the procurement, configuration, and integration of new technologies.
Ensure code reviews and regular maintenance is performed as required.  Actively collaborate with fellow members of the team and contractors/vendors on bridge calls to design and deliver cloud engineering solutions in an expeditious manner.
Ensure the uptime and response time SLAs/OLAs for services are met and or exceeded.  Pro-actively monitor the stability and performance of various technologies within the area of expertise and takes appropriate corrective action before an incident or problem occurring. 

Accountable to manage Escalations from fellow engineers and handle troubleshooting & Incident Management ~~ Proactive Monitoring & Preventative Maintenance ~~ Analysis ~~ Leadership & Partnerships ~~ Processes, Standards & Best Practices ~~ Documentation ~~ Continuous Learning
Manage effective relationships and works in partnership with leadership, team members, vendors, and contractors to deliver robust technical solutions ensuring that service level commitments and project time lines are maintained. Provide technical expertise, leadership, direction and prioritization of work to team members ensuring outstanding service delivery. 
Frequently mentor, coach and contribute to the development of peers and other team members.
Continuously develop specialized knowledge and technical subject matter expertise by remaining apprised of Industry trends, the direction of emerging technologies, and their potential value to the business.  Effectively present the value proposition of business appropriate emerging technologies to technology leadership.
Participate and provide input into the continual refinement of processes, policies and best practices to ensure optimal performance and availability of technologies. 
Promote reuse and develop consistent technical build, implementation and support processes. Validate - and adhere to - defined standards. Ensure ongoing improvements align with existing process and service management principles and Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies.

Required Qualifications

Bachelors/Masters Degree in computer science, engineering, IT or equivalent technical degree.

Preferred Qualifications

 5+ years of Software Development experience in a professional environment and/or comparable experience.

Demonstrated experience leading a team of Technical Engineers.

Hands-on expertise with application design, software development and automated testing.

At least 3 years of hands-on experience in AWS cloud with any programming language and Operating system.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated ability to problem solve in the technology space and the ability to influence and optimize input from key stakeholders in the standard setting process

Proven ability to participate in, and contribute simultaneously to, multiple work streams including planning, logistics, communication, and follow up across a diverse and virtual team

About Our Company

With the right company, life can be brilliant. Ameriprise India LLP has been providing client based financial solutions to help clients plan and achieve their financial objectives for 125 years. We are a U.S. based financial planning company headquartered in Minneapolis with a global presence. The firm's focus areas include Asset Management and Advice, Retirement Planning and Insurance Protection. Be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions and work with other talented individuals who share your passion for doing great work. You'll also have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office and a difference in your community. So if you're talented, driven and want to work for a strong ethical company that cares, take the next step to create a brilliant career at Ameriprise India LLP.