Senior Engineer – Cloud, DevOps, and Security

Posted 09 Apr 2020

Slalom, LLC

Houston IT jobs (Cloud Engineer Jobs)


Do you want to lead the design, development, and delivery of creative DevOps and cloud solutions while working on team-based projects? Would you like to help fuel a growing software engineering culture at the best consulting firm in the world?

About Slalom Build

Slalom Build is a highly-scalable, high-velocity Build as a Service firm. We work with clients to close the distance between dream and reality, imagined possibility and technical realization. 

We do this by blending design, product engineering, analytics, and automation to build the modern technology products of tomorrow.

Nearly 1000 builders strong in nine Build Centers across North America, Slalom Build leverages a foundation of innovation inherited from Slalom Consulting. We’re intensely proud to partner with future-focused clients committed to disrupting their industries. 

About Slalom

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to over 8,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2019 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work. You can find us in 30 cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

What You’ll Do

Develop and implement complex automation tasks and cloud architecture 
Advocate DevOps culture and practices within Slalom and with our clients 
Assist with estimating work efforts required for each phase of a project 
Provide technical guidance and mentoring to both less experienced engineers and client personnel 
Identify and raise technical risks 
Help grow our culture of learning by participating in opportunities such as presenting at technical conferences, community groups, writing blog articles and contributing to partner coordinated workshops 
Up to 25% travel 

Key Skills

3+ years of progressively responsible software engineering and DevOps experience 
Experience designing and implementing end to end CI/CD pipelines 
Demonstrated production environment experience with at least one major public cloud (ie. AWS, Azure, or GCP) 
Configuration Management and Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormation, ARM etc...) 
Experience collaborating across multiple functional/technical teams to deliver a project 
Demonstrated growth mindset, enthusiastic about learning new technologies quickly and applying the gained knowledge to address practical business problems 
Ability to communicate with clients on a business level and translate their needs into a technical solution 
Experience delivering complex solutions utilizing common scripting/programming languages (e.g. Bash, PowerShell, Python, Go, etc...) 
Familiarity with the Agile methodology 
Demonstrated knowledge of fundamental cloud security (identity & access management, firewalls, etc...) 

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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