Cloud AWS / Azure Engineer

Information Systems & Technology Pune, India


Description

Cloud AWS / Azure Engineer

Pune

 

About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

For more information about Citco, please visit www.citco.com

About the Team & Business Line:

Proprietary software solutions and innovation are at the core of what differentiates Citco in the alternative investment space. Through our network of global development centres, Citco invests heavily in technology development, security, and infrastructure to ensure our clients continue to receive award-winning products that underpin our commitment to service excellence.

As a core member of our Network IT team, you will work with dedicated professionals to ensure our clients maintain access to their critical information assets while keeping Citco ahead of industry trends.

Your Role:

The Cloud Network Engineer is a role with strong focus and experience on both traditional on-prem networking and Cloud networking (AWS/Azure), as well as SDWAN. The Cloud Network Engineer is responsible for creating and deploying infrastructure as code in the cloud, as well as designing and implementing networking architectures on-prem, utilizing industry best practices, optimizing cost, and keeping security at the forefront.

This position is part of the Network Team and reports to the SVP of Infrastructure Services – Network. This role interacts closely with IT architects, engineering groups, system admins, application support, and development groups worldwide.

The main responsibilities of this position are:

  • Develop Infrastructure as Code practices with focus on Networking.
  • Design cloud network architecture to match the requirements of a security conscious, high standards financial services firm.
  • Build cloud infrastructure topology and environments, by means of automation (AWS Cloud Formation, Azure ARM templates, pipelines, etc).
  • Strong familiarity with SDWAN.
  • Implement the tools required to manage, monitor, and to obtain visibility of the network infrastructure in the cloud.
  • Integrate existing on-prem network infrastructure with the cloud environments.
  • Elevate the skills of the Network Team in the area of cloud networking.
  • Level 2 and level 3 support of the global network infrastructure (WAN and LAN at the datacenters and at the remote offices worldwide), and our cloud based networks.
  • Keep informed on new developments and products in our technology area and recommend implementation of new solutions as appropriate.
  • Participate in the on-call support rotation.

 

About You:

Must haves - Strong knowledge and extensive hands-on experience in the following areas and technologies

  • Experience with AWS and Azure Networking.
  • Experience implementing AWS Direct Connect, Azure ExpressRoute, IPsec VPN Connections from cloud to on-prem datacenters.
  • Experience writing and deploying AWS cloud formation and Azure ARM templates.
  • Scripting and programming skills (json, yaml, python, javascript, powershell, etc).
  • SDWAN experience, deploying, managing, monitoring – in particular Vmware Velocloud.
  • Strong with Cisco routing/switching infrastructure.
  • Strong with Palo Alto firewalls and Panorama.
  • At least 10 years of experience in network engineering
  • At least 3 years of experience in cloud networking.
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of OSPF (multi-area environment), BGP v4.
  • IPsec site-to-site VPNs, remote access VPNs.
  • Demonstrated understanding of ITIL and Change Management.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – both written and verbal.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem management skills.
  • Experience in ensuring compliance with industry and local government standards.

Other helpful skills

  • Experience analyzing packet captures (with Wireshark, etc).
  • Experience deploying and administering F5 BigIP load balancers.
  • Clear understanding of network monitoring systems (Cacti, Solarwinds).
  • Experience analyzing flows using Netflow collectors.
  • QOS configuration for the enablement of IP telephony, video conferencing, and other real time protocols (e.g. VDI PCoIP).
  • Operational knowledge of Linux operating systems.
  • Additional scripting (bash, perl, etc),

Education

  • Bachelor's degree or technical qualification prevalent to the position.

 

Desired skills and expertise

  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement and training
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills and an ability to engage audiences
  • Ability to build relationships and work well across functions
  • Experience in a collaborative team environment, accepting workload and responsibilities
  • Must be able to manage multiple assignments simultaneously and have strong organizational skills; ability to prioritize and oversee multiple initiatives in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrates a strong customer orientation, and strategic thinking with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Demonstrates cross-functional expertise and the ability to thrive in a highly complex environment

 

Our Benefits

Your well-being is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

 

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.