Cloud Engineer

IT & Technology New York, New York


Wavemaker is seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer who will work closely with prospects, clients, and technical team members including System Engineers, Network Engineers and Application Developers to support our clients. This position requires strong technical, collaboration, and communication skills.

The Cloud Engineer must have in-depth knowledge of a variety of technologies to successfully deliver the services our clients require. This position will be focused on AWS consulting, design, implementation and automation.


  • Installs and maintains cloud-based applications, systems, and associated infrastructures.
  • Translates business requirements into code and documentation while managing the life-cycle and communication for assigned projects.
  • Analyzes and defines business requirements to determine specifications and standards.
  • Oversees the proper implementation and integration of web and cloud-based applications.
  • Stays informed of emerging cloud technologies and evaluates the value to the organization’s operations.
  • Monitors system performance, troubleshooting and resolving errors.
  • Ensures quality of the solutions are robust, scalable and efficient to meet the needs of the business


  • Relevant experience and/or education in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology or other related fields
  • Minimum 3 years of experience working with AWS (Redshift, Athena, EMR, EC2, IAM, S3 etc) and a proven track record of building complex infrastructure
  • Advanced knowledge & understanding of Python, Shell Script, PySpark & SQL
  • Solid experience with Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation etc.)
  • Background in server infrastructure, virtualization, and cloud computing
  • Experience in Software Installation, configuration and Patching Knowledge of system monitoring in a cloud environment including cloud specific products and tools
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps concepts; developing monitoring architecture and implementing monitoring agents, dashboards, escalations and alerts


  • Familiarity with security (SAML, OAuth, OpenID, Kerberos, Policies, entitlements etc.)
  • Public cloud knowledge of security controls for the Public cloud (encryption of data in motion/rest and key management)
  • Experience with distributed, parallel file systems and related tools (GPFS, CFS etc.)
  • Knowledge of Linux containers


Hi Future Makers. We are Wavemaker. We are a next-generation agency delivering world-class solutions through media, content and technology for some of the world’s biggest brands.  We recognize that our people create our competitive advantage and we will only achieve our fullest potential by leveraging each individuals’ unique skills, expertise and perspectives.  As a result, we've designed an inclusive culture that encourages and embraces diversity in all its dimensions. As Future Makers, we are driven by our deep audience and purchase journey understanding, coupled with our unrivaled scale and access through GroupM, to ensure the delivery of leading-edge solutions at the intersection of media, content & technology.  Our mission is ‘Let’s make the future’ – through a dazzling blend of magic and logic -- we never stop Caring, Creating and Growing to help our clients and people succeed.


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GroupM and all of its affiliates embrace and celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are a worldwide media agency network that represents global clients. The more inclusive we are, the more great work we can create together.